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Local Jimmy Fund Volunteer Recognized for Fundraising

03-18-2010 11:00 AM CET | Tourism, Cars, Traffic

Press release from: Colpitts World Travel

Dedham, Mass., March 17, 2010 — More than 150 volunteer tournament organizers were honored by the Jimmy Fund Golf Program during its annual Appreciation Night on Friday, February 5 at The International Golf Club in Bolton, Mass. By organizing golf events, these volunteers helped raise $6.1 million in 2009 for cancer care and research at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute through Jimmy Fund Golf, one of the nation’s largest charity golf programs.

Sudbury, Mass. Resident, Alan Krensky, President and CEO of Colpitts World Travel of Dedham, Mass. was presented with the Ken Coleman Extra Mile Award for his outstanding efforts in hosting the Colpitts World Travel “Chips In for Cancer” tournament. The Award, presented to Alan by Suzanne Fountain, director of the Jimmy Fund, honors those individuals who have gone above and beyond the call of duty by giving freely of their time and energy to Jimmy Fund Golf. Krensky has hosted the golf tournament for 20 years and has raised more than $650,000 for the Jimmy Fund.

The 21st annual Colpitts World Travel golf tournament will be held on September 20th at the Nashawtuc Country Club in Concord, MA.

Colpitts World Travel, founded in 1890, is a full-service travel management company specializing in corporate meetings, vacation travel, customized groups and student travel. By providing superior customer service, Colpitts strives “to be indispensable to our customers.”

Colpitts World Travel
875 Providence Highway
Dedham, MA 02026
Jeanne Johnston

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