Scholarship Scramble Passes the Half Million Dollar Mark!
September 6, 2013
The 14th Annual Scholarship Scramble, organized by the Androscoggin Chamber and the Central Maine Community College Foundation, raised over $50,000 this year for scholarships for CMCC and local high school students. More importantly, this year’s effort pushed the total raised since the first event to more than $500,000!
The major tournament sponsor again this year was Center Street Dental and co-sponsors were NAPA Auto Parts, Northern Insurance Group, and Skelton, Taintor, & Abbott. Businesses that have sponsored the Scramble every year since the very beginning include Skelton,Taintor and Abbott (a major cosponsor every single year), Androscoggin Bank, AVCOG, Camden National Bank, Canteen Services, Central Maine Power, Mountain Machine Works, Nason Mechanical Systems, Neokraft Signs, Patrons Oxford Insurance, Platz Associates, Redlon & Johnson, Robustelli, Soucy, & Hussey, Strainrite Companies, Sun Journal, and TD Bank. Please check out the Chamber September newsletter for a complete listing of all of our generous sponsors.
More than 130 golfers participated in the event held August 28th at Fox Ridge Golf Club. The foursome from NAPA was the low gross winner and the Pepsi team took home the low net prize.