News Release

Tuesday, July 12, 2005

Contact: Joy Sawyer, CHKD, (757) 668-7043

PYTHIAN CARE GOLF TOURNAMENT TO BENEFIT CHKD WILL BE HELD AUGUST 10

NORFOLK, VA. – The first Pythian Care Golf Tournament, sponsored by The Knights of Pythias and Friends, will be held on Wednesday, August 10, at the Ocean View Golf Course. The four-player team, best-ball tournament will begin with shot-guns starts at 8 a.m. and 1 p.m., each preceded by a one-hour registration period. Fees are $65 per player or $260 per team. Fee includes lunch, green fee, cart, golf gift, beverages, awards and raffles. All proceeds will benefit CHKD. For more information, call 480-2094. Children's Hospital of The King's Daughters is the only facility of its kind in Virginia, serving the medical and surgical needs of children throughout greater Hampton Roads, the Eastern Shore of Virginia and northeastern North Carolina. The not-for-profit hospital was founded in 1961 and provides care to nearly 160,000 children each year as inpatients and outpatients, addressing routine and complex illnesses, injuries and chronic conditions. The CHKD Health System operates primary care pediatric practices, surgical practices, multi-service Health Centers and satellite offices throughout its service region.