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The Teeth of the Dog golf course was officially reopened in style with the 6th annual Buen Samaritano Golf Tournament last Saturday July 18th.
The tournament started at 1pm with words of Mr. Moises Sifren, director of the Buen Samaritano Foundation, who welcomed and thanked the eighty-two players who teed off in support of this worthy cause. This tournament which raises funds to support the hospital’s children’s health program was played in a Best Ball format.
The brothers Tony and Stefany Kim were proclaimed the net winners of the tournament getting the best gross score with 66 strokes. Winners of the first places in the different categories were: Ignacio Perez & César Rodriguez with 70 strokes in the A category; Sully Martinez & Joseph Genao, who finished with 62 strokes to lead the B category; and in the C category, Evilio Perez & Alberto Gonzalez with 65 strokes.
The special prizes “Closest to the Pin”, “Longest Drive”, and “Most Accurate Drive” went to Ariel Mora, Neit Nivar and Michael Harel, on holes 16th, 11th and 3rd, respectively.
The event was sponsored by Banco Popular Dominicano, Brugal, Central Romana Corporation, Club Caza y Pesca, Emilio´s Hot Dogs, Federación Dominicana de Golf (FEDOGOLF), Imperial Tabacco, Golf Dominicano, Trikke Electric Vehicles, Bepensa (agua Dasani, Coca Cola, y PowerRide), Asociación Romana de Ahorros y Préstamos, Tabacalera García, Agua Pelicano,Hilda Peguero with his TV show “El Poder del Bien”, among others.
The following photos were taken during 6th annual Buen Samaritano Golf Tournament, held at the Teeth of the Dog on Saturday July 18th:
Buen Samaritano Golf Tournament – results
The winners and results of the 6th annual Buen Samaritano golf tournament are as follows:
Gross Champions: Tony Kim and Stefany Kim
Champions: Ignacio Perez y Cesar Rodriguez
Runners-up: Freddy Sierra y Saulo Mota
Third place: Pedro Goico y Neit Nivar
Champions: Sully Martinez y Joseph Genao
Runners-up: Mandy Gonzalez y Dennis Batista
Third place: Cesar Vicioso y Ramon Cruz
Champions: Evilio Perez y Alberto Gonzalez
Runners-up: Michael Harel y Monika Harel
Third place: Rong Chou Lin y Jeng Ming Hsieh
About the Buen Samaritano Hospital Foundation
Good Samaritan Hospital Foundation is a non-profit institution that has been providing assistance to the needy for more than 15 years. The organization is focused on supporting the development of programs and activities targeting the neediest in the Dominican Republic.
Their programs include: Malnutrition and Food Control for malnourished children and patients with HIV or Tuberculosis, Women’s Health, Biosand Filters for clean drinking water in the Bateyes (in collaboration with Rotary Club International), HIV / AIDS Detection and Prevention Program, Integral Health and social care for children, Mobile Medical clinics in the Bateys and neighborhoods of La Romana, and Medical Surgical Operations (Salpingoscopy, General and Reconstructive Surgery, Orthopedics, Gynecology, Dentistry, Ophthalmology, Pediatric Urology, Arteriovenous fistula, harelip, etc.).