A Hole-in-One for Our Veterans

Radio station 100.1 WJRZ, a subsidiary of Beasley Media Group, Inc., recently raised $10,490 to benefit New Jersey Veteran’s Network (NJVN) at its 4th annual “Hittin’ the Links” Golf Outing, held at Sea Oaks Country Club, Little Egg Harbor, N.J.

Joseph Viviani, Gen. Mgr., Boardwalk Honda, Egg Harbor Twp.; Brad Ritenour, Gen. Sales Mgr., BMW of Atlantic City, Egg Harbor; Vincent Menniti, Gen. Mgr., BMW of Atlantic City, Egg Harbor; and Loyal Customer Eddie Ross, BMW of Atlantic City

Sea Oaks Country Club where 116 golfers participated in Hittin’ the Links to raise money to benefit veterans
Jim Patterson, Sr. Acct. Exec., 100.1 WJRZ/95.9 WRAT; Meg Lewis, Exec. Dir./Marketing & Business Operations, Resorts Casino Hotel, Atlantic City; Caroline O’ Toole, Gen. Mgr., Stone Pony, Asbury Park; and Sharon Franz , Marketing Dir., Steel Pier, Boardwalk, Atlantic City.
Golfers participating in 100.1 WJRZ’s Hittin’ the Links getting ready

The purpose of NJVN, a 501 (c)(3) charity, is to help New Jersey veterans and their families enjoy a sustainable quality of life by creating a network of Community Veteran Liaisons (CVL) is to identify veterans, and connect them with resources and programs designed to meet their unique needs, such as mental health, substance abuse, housing and employment.

Matt Knight, program director and afternoon drive host, said, “This year’s event was the biggest turnout in our four-year history.  To know that we were able to assist LOCAL veterans is a feeling that everyone should be proud of for their efforts, and it wouldn’t be possible without our listeners and sponsors for believing in the cause.”

Practicing for a Hole-in-One at Hittin’ the Links

BMW of Atlantic City was the title sponsor. Supporting sponsorships included Pine Belt Lakewood, Recovery Centers, Boulevard Cigars, Lester Glenn, Cutting Edge Painting Service, Deborah Heart & Lung Center, One Hour Heating & Air Conditioning, Ben Franklin Plumbing, AtlantiCare, NJ Outboards, Manahawkin Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram, Pine Belt Cadillac, Steel Pier of Atlantic City, and Hammett’s Landscaping

For more information contact Marie Daley, Promotions Directorat (609) 597-1100 Ext. 204 or Matt Knight at (609) 597-1100 x.203

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