Center Valley Golf Classic

Event Name Center Valley Golf Classic
Organizer Colorectal Cancer Alliance
Sponsorship Olympus Corporation of the Americas
Date 16 September, 2019
Venue Pennsylvania / United States
Participants 60 Olympus employees, their families and friends
Event Outline The 2019 Olympus Golf Classic supports colon cancer awareness! Colleagues and friends came together for a spirited day of golf and good fun, while taking time to remember that the true value of this event is spreading the word that colon cancer is preventable, treatable, and beatable. This tournament is in honor of all Olympus employees across the Americas that have endured battles with Colon Cancer. Awareness and funds support the ongoing efforts of the Colorectal Cancer Alliance and their "Never Too Young" campaign focused on addressing aggressive cancer in those younger than age 50.

Group photo of participants

Wendy Nickel, VP of Prevention at Colorectal Cancer Alliance presenting Mark Miller, Global Communications Officer of Olympus, with the Ally in Excellence award.

The Ally in Excellence award