To the Editor:

YardApes would like to extend its thanks to the sponsors, contributors and donors who made the 2017 Quad-Am Golf Classic a success.

Thanks to our gold sponsors, SouthPaw Builders, LLC, and HMS Foundation, and to silver sponsors Aspetuck Tree & Landscape, Flagstar Bank and Parker Medical, Inc.

Also, thanks to tee sponsors 19 Main, Advanced Roll-Offs, Bethel Power Equipment, LLC, DPT Plumbing, Laura and Greg Milmoe, Pasnau Investment Management, Inc, Personal Insurance Services, Town Vibe/Litchfield Magazine, U-Haul / Hertz Rentals and Glenn M. Wilson, DMD.

To our cart sponsors, B&B Mason Supply, LLC, Elizabeth Bedrosian, Brownie's Flatbed Service, LLC, Law Office of Cecilia Buck-Taylor, P.C, Bill Coleman, Fat City Screen Printing & Embroidery, Laura and Greg Milmoe, Justin Mack, Moran Towing Corporation, Town Vibe, Union Savings Bank, Washington Food Market, and Washington Liquor Store, we extend our thanks.

We would also like to thank all area businesses and persons that donated raffle prizes, the hole-in-one prize and silent auction items: Bassman Fishing Tours, Bull's Bridge Golf Club, Thomas Fallon Photography, Joe's Salon and Spa, Kramer Portraits, Paul Morton Jewelers, New Milford Tennis & Swim Club, Pratt Nature Center, Ring's End, Sea Glass Fine Art Photography, Sher Plastics, Terraloka Massage & Wellness Studio, Brenda Vaughey, The White Horse Country Pub & Restaurant, Colonial Ford and Glenn M. Wilson, DMD

In addition, we would like to acknowledge our event program sponsors: A-Laszlo Painting LLC, Calibrate Marketing & Mentoring, Lennie's Flower Shop, MMD Accounting & Tax Services and Meadowbrook Gardens, LLC.

Lastly, a big thanks to the golfers in attendance, we couldn't do it without you.

We look forward to seeing you all again next year.

We are fortunate to have a YardApes community whose generous support year after year makes all the difference.

Our hats are off to you.

Shayne Newman

Founder and host Quad-Am Golf Classic