Forrest G. Whitman Memorial Golf Tournament Achieves Fundraising Milestone to Support Local Scholarships


GREENVILLE – Nearly $25,000 was raised at the 11th Forrest G. Whitman Memorial Golf Tournament on August 28.

GREENVILLE — Nearly $25,000 was raised at the 11th Annual Forrest G. Whitman Memorial Golf Tournament Aug. 11 at Mt. Kineo Golf Course in Rockwood. With strong support from sponsors and golfers, the tournament set a new fundraising record for Northern Light CA Dean Hospital’s signature golf course.

Nearly 70 golfers from across the state came to play 18 holes at Mt. Kineo Golf Course. Built in the 1880s, Mt. Kineo is one of New England’s oldest and finest golf courses.

Every dollar raised benefits the Forrest G. Whitman Scholarship Fund, which helps local students achieve their educational goals. The tournament honors Whitman’s longstanding service to the community and the CA Dean Hospital.

Photo courtesy of Northern Light Health
FUNDRAISING RECORD – Nearly $25,000 was raised for local scholarships at the 11th Annual Forrest G. Whitman Memorial Golf Tournament at Mt. Kineo Golf Course in Rockwood on August 11.

The top finishers were Team Burky and McCarthy (first place), Team King Pine Disc Golf (second place) and Team Dental Steinke and Caruso (third place).

Event sponsors include Ware-Butler Building Supply, Indian Hill Trading Post, Puritan Medical Products, Nurse Anesthesia of Maine, Moosehead Lake Yacht Club, Steinke and Caruso Dental Care, and Hampden Electric. The CA Dean Hospital thanks Bill Willard, Marcel and Hélène Dutil, Elwood Doran and the entire Mt. Kineo Golf Club for their continued support and generosity.

“We couldn’t have asked for a better day to come together for a very important cause,” says Marie Vienneau, FACHE, President, Northern Light CA Dean Hospital. “We are grateful to all of the sponsors and golfers for helping to make this year’s tournament our biggest success to date.”

The 12th Annual Forrest G. Whitman Memorial Golf Tournament is scheduled for Thursday, August 10, 2023. Registration will open in Spring 2023. For the latest information on upcoming events at CA Dean Hospital, please visit Northernlighthealth.org/CADean or email [email protected]

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