The Bachmann-Strauss Dystonia & Parkinson's Disease Golf Invitational
The 2013 Golf Invitational will be held on June 17, 2013
Every year, The Foundation celebrates The Annual Bachmann-Strauss Dystonia & Parkinson's Disease Golf Invitational at the beautiful Century Country Club, located in Purchase, NY. Starting the day off with a golf tournament with approximately 200 golfers and ending the evening with a fabulous cocktail hour, dinner and auction for 200+ guests. In 2012, NBC's Anchor & Reporter, Willie Geist, graciously emceed the event and auctioneer Jamie Niven helped raise $200,000+ solely with the auction. With the help of generous contributors and guests, last year's Golf Invitational event has raised over $1.9 million for dystonia & Parkinson's disease research.
Mayor Michael Bloomberg declares last year's Golf Invitational on June 18, 2012 "Dystonia Call for Action Day".
Above: (left to right) NBC's, Anchor & Reporter, Willie Geist, Founder and President of The Bachmann-Strauss Foundation Bonnie Strauss, Treasurer & Vice President of The Bachmann-Strauss Foundation Tom Strauss, and Mayor of New York City Michael Bloomberg.
Above: The generous group of supporters included (left to right) Fran Ehrlich, Fran Klingenstein, David Freedberg, Karen Freedberg and Board Member, Felice Axelrod.