BERLIN — The 31st annual Androscoggin Valley Hospital Auxiliary Golf Tournament will be held on Friday, June 7, at the Androscoggin Valley Country Club in Gorham.

Sponsorships, teams, single golfers, and prize donations are welcome.

Proceeds from this year’s tournament will help to purchase a new Digital Ultrasonic Imaging System, three health-care grade patient recliner chairs, an infant/pediatric patient monitor and BiliSoft 2.0 Phototherapy System to enhance patient care at Androscoggin Valley Hospital.

There are only 144 golfer spots in the four-person team, scramble, rain-or-shine tournament, so early registration is recommended. A sponsorship package with registration information is available at in the news section.

Registration for a team of four golfers is $700 and $175 for a single golfer. Participation includes carts, a continental breakfast and barbecue lunch, golfer goodie bag, special AVH logo gift, and a random draw to win a souvenir prize. The top three teams will receive cash prizes. Entry fees and sponsor premiums include a tax-deductible donation to the AVH Auxiliary.

Entry fee includes the following contests for all golfers: a $10,000 putting contest, men’s and women’s longest drive, closest to the pin, and hole-in-one. Team Skins is available for $20. The winning team will try their luck in the Winning Foursome Shoot Out contest. Returning this year is a Hit the Green and Double Your Money (Vegas Hole) optional contest. A tournament prize raffle and a 50/50 raffle will also be held.

Golf Tournament Raffle tickets are currently on sale at the AVH switchboard on the first floor of the hospital. Winners can take home Boston Red Sox Tickets, Boston Bruins Tickets, Celtics Tickets, a Queen-sized Mattress and Box Spring Set or a Round of Golf for Four Players. Proceeds from the raffle will help to purchase equipment for AVH women’s services, the emergency department and the infusion center. The winning tickets will be drawn at the golf tournament on June 7. You do not need to be present to win.

If you would like to be a sponsor, golfer or donate a prize or goodie bag item or have any questions, contact Beth Isaacson-Dupont, tournament chair, at (603) 326-5661 or or Donna Godin, AVH public relations and marketing assistant, at (603) 326-5607 or

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