17th Annual Monica Dickens Golf Tournament a Success!

On June 25, 2018, Samaritans on Cape Cod and the Islands held its 17th Monica Dickens Golf Tournament fundraiser at the completely redesigned course of The Cape Club in North Falmouth, MA.  The weather was perfect for the event and everyone enjoyed friendly competition and camaraderie while showing commitment to the Samaritans and its mission! Our sincere thanks to everyone who helped make this event such a success!

Congratulations to all of our tournament winners!

1st Low Gross All Divisions

Jack Coughlin, Chris O’Brien, Dawson Prophett and Jaxon Prophett


1st Low Net  Women’s Division — Helen Ladd, Ruth Nickerson, Sheila Ciraso and Ellen Kahler
1st Low Net Mixed Division — Paul Ruane, Jim Ruane, Jack Duffy and Susan Duffy
1st Low Net Men’s Division — Bill Keto, Paul Kruzel, Gerry Fortier and Dan Trainor
2nd Low Net Men’s Division — Don Lee, Chip Swett, Kirk Smith and Frank Manning

Closest to the Pin Women – Carol Mead
Closest to the Pin Men – Paul Kruzel
Longest Drive Women – Helen Ladd
Longest Drive Men – Dawson Prophett
Putting Contest — Peg Nicholson

Samaritans would like to extend a special thank you to the following individuals and organizations:

The Falmouth Enterprise – 2018 Silver Sponsor

Nancy and Don Lee – Dinner Sponsor

ADCCO, Incorporated — Putting Green Sponsor
Caithness Foundation — Cart Sponsor

Monica and Brian Snow — Lunch Sponsor

Mary and Tony Colacchio — Cart Sponsor


Closest to the Pin Sponsors:
Joan and Stephen Clark
Allen Lee
Peg Nicholson

Longest Drive Sponsors:
Russ Lemcke
Ellen Barol and Peter Clark

Hole-in-One Sponsor:
Falmouth Toyota

Tee Sponsors:
Susan Andersen & William Fleming
Cape Cod Surgeons
SG&D Insurance Agencies
Cutter Financial Group LLC
M. Duffany Builders, Inc.
In Memory of Matt Murphy
Chicks with Sticks
Fiduciary Trust
Hamilton Tree & Landscape
In Memory of Chris Little
Bill Gallagher
Chapman, Cole & Gleason
Allen Lee
Anne Marie Grainger
Dr. Jennifer Taylor/Aspen Dental
Runi Kleinas, Event Man &  Kleinas Family
Friends of Samaritans
Upper Cape Ear, Nose and Throat
John Nalesnik
East Coast Fire & Ventilation, Inc.
Murray & MacDonald Insurance Services, Inc.

Friend Sponsors:

Carole and David Lodding
Gayle and Carl Miller
Jason Colacchio

Additional Sponsors/Donors:
Barnstable Police Department
Boston Red Sox
Cape Symphony
Cranberry Valley Golf Course
Cummaquid Golf Club
Donnellan Golf
Falmouth Country Club
Green Mountain Inn
Howlingbird Screen Printing Studio
Hyannis Yacht Club
Monica Snow
Ocean Edge Resort & Golf Club
On Course Training & Fitness
The Brookside Club
The Cape Club
The Captains Golf Club
TGC at Sacconnesset
Wianno Club

Volunteers on the Day of the Event:

Joanne Lepine
Maura McCarthy Minior
Mike Minior
Tony Colacchio
Peg Frederick
Monica Snow
Ed Wirtanen

Alexander E. “Sandy” McAra

Samaritans 2018 Golf Committee:

Don Lee, Co-Chair
Mary Colacchio, Co-Chair
Tom Ballou
Peter Clark
Stephanie Kelly
Anne McNeil
Peg Nicholson
Paul Ruane

Samaritans on Cape Cod and the Islands Board of Directors:
Patti Haney, President
Sue Andersen, Vice President
Peter Clark, Treasurer
Edward Wirtanen, Clerk
Lenny Fontes
Jill Garvin
Don Lee
Paul Ruane

Stephanie Kelly, Executive Director
Karen Ellery-Jones, Assistant Director
Greg Giardi, Office Manager
Peg Frederick, Volunteer Coordinator

Thank you to our wonderful golfers!

More great pictures from the day!