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Golf tournament to benefit Hernando SPCA's no-kill shelter

BROOKSVILLE

Tee it up to help SPCA no-kill shelter

Wednesday is the deadline to register for the golf tournament to benefit the Hernando County SPCA, which will be May 16 at Rivard Golf and Country Club, 18000 Rivard Blvd., off U.S. 41, south of Brooksville.

The event will have a shotgun start at 8 a.m. The format will be a four-player scramble. The cost is $45 for golf and lunch. Prizes will be awarded for the longest putt, best scores and closest to the pin. Hole sponsorships are available for $50. All funds raised will benefit the animals at the SPCA's no-kill shelter. For a registration form or information, call Rivard at (352) 796-1410 or Chuck Kasey at (352) 666-1697.

DISTRICTWIDE

Summer program plans being accepted

Kids Central Inc. is accepting proposals through noon on Monday from qualified agencies to provide summer programs focusing on abuse prevention to youth 17 and younger in Hernando, Sumter, Citrus, Marion and Lake counties. Funds will be awarded May 18.

The "Request for Proposal" is available on the Web site at www.kidscentralinc.org. For information, call (352) 873-6332.

COUNTYWIDE

These boots are made for helping out MDA

Hernando County Fire Rescue firefighters will be at various intersections along Cortez Boulevard from 4 to 7 p.m. today for its annual MDA Boot Drive.

Last year's drive collected more than $18,000 for the Muscular Dystrophy Association; this year's goal is $20,000. For information, call (352) 684-9889.

Golf tournament to benefit Hernando SPCA's no-kill shelter 05/07/09 [Last modified: Thursday, May 7, 2009 5:50pm]
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