To the Editor:

On behalf of the Greater New Milford Chamber of Commerce, we would like to extend our deepest appreciation and thanks to the following companies for sponsoring and participating in our ninth annual Charity Golf Classic and Business Challenge (see the "Business Quarterly," Page BQ4 for photographs).

Thanks go to the tournament sponsor, Union Savings Bank; corporate sponsor, Wholesale Lighting Services; dinner sponsors, All American Waste, Moots, Pellegrini, P.C. and Salisbury Bank & Trust; lunch sponsors, Candlewood Valley Health & Rehabilitation Center, Hearthstone Kennels, Law Offices of Cecilia Buck-Taylor and Webster Bank; and tee sponsors, Candlewood Valley Health & Rehabilitation Center, Cramer & Anderson LLP., Dental Associates of Connecticut and The Housatonic Times.

Thanks also to the chipping contest sponsor, Lion's Den Software; putting contest sponsors, Innovative Dispute Resolutions and Mediation Services and The Cookhouse; and event program sponsors, Advanced Electrical Services, Affordable Automotive, Coldwell Banker, I Do Windows, Innovative Dispute Resolutions and Mediation Services and Housatonic Valley Insurance Agency.

Also, hole-in-one sponsors, Colonial Ford and New Milford Insurance Agency; tee prize sponsors, MedInstill, Law Offices of Cecilia Buck-Taylor and Clark Construction; longest drive prize, Law Offices of Cecilia Buck-Taylor; and closest to pin prize, Geron Nursing & Respite Care.

We would also like to thank the following area businesses for donating gifts and raffle prizes.

Thank you to 59 Bank, Adivasi Body, Bradford Renaissance Portraits, Centennial Golf Club, Clark Construction, Costco Wholesale, Designing Eden, Heritage Village Golf Club, J & J Printing, Law Offices of Cecilia Buck-Taylor, Lennie's Flower Shop, New Milford Spirit Shoppe, Powerhouse Appliances, Professional Awning & Cover Care, The Club at River Oaks, The White Horse Restaurant, Tivoli Restaurant, Travelers Championship, Village Center for the Arts and Visual Impact.

Because of the generosity from businesses like you, we were able to raise funds that will enable us to continue our support of the Frederick J. Wynne Scholarship Fund, as well as other local charities.

Finally, we would like to thank The Club at River Oaks for its wonderful cooperation and assistance which made the day enjoyable.

Many, many thanks to the golfers who attended. Please come back again next year and join us to see which business will be the recipient of the Joe Buzaid Trophy in our Business Challenge.

Cecilia Buck-Taylor

Chairman

Tim Clark

Co-chairman

Charity Golf Classic

and Business Challenge

Greater New Milford

Chamber of Commerce