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Christian Health’s 31st Annual Golf Classic Tees Off in September

Christian Health’s (CHCC) Annual Golf Classic is celebrating its 31st year. The event, which includes a safe day of golf with special precautions, will be held on Tuesday, September 1, 2020, at Knoll Country Club West in Parsippany. Proceeds from the event will support CHCC’s 2020 Annual Fund in response to COVID-19.

“Keeping our community safe is our top priority, and we are working closely with Knoll Country Club to implement appropriate safety precautions and provisions,” said Douglas A. Struyk, CPA, LNHA, President and CEO of Christian Health. “We look forward to a safe and memorable day of golf to support CHCC!”

One shotgun start for classic 18-hole play will begin at 9 a.m. The 18-hole golf package includes complimentary breakfast and lunch, along with full access to complimentary beverage and snack carts throughout the course. Special provisions will be implemented to adhere to state safety guidelines, including cleaned golf carts equipped with hand sanitizers, complimentary face masks, a “no-contact greens’ flags and hole cups” procedure, and no registration lines.

The 31st Annual Golf Classic is organized with the support of volunteers from the Golf Classic Committee led by co-chairs Rick De Bel of Lincoln Park, CHCC Board of Trustees Chair, and Edward Nieuwenhuis, DPM, of Wyckoff. Committee members include Darcy Bickert of Midland Park; John Gunther of Glen Rock; William J. Haggerty of Glen Rock, CHCC Foundation Board Vice Chair; Sue Kelly of Ridgewood; Don and Marion Klingen of Wanaque; Julie Lee of Mahwah; Carl Rizzo, Esq., of Wyckoff; Gordon Stanley of Wyckoff; and Ellsworth P. Whiteman of Ramsey, CHCC Foundation Board Chair.

Event sponsors to date include Lecesse Construction; Atlantic, Tomorrow’s Office; Kuiken Brothers Co. Inc.; Pharmscript; Ziegler; Peapack-Gladstone Bank; Fulton Bank; Eventus Strategic Partners; LAN Associates; 1792 Wealth Advisors; New Jersey Respiratory Associates; Regency Wealth Management; and Shotmeyer Bros. Inc.

Sponsorship opportunities at varying levels are still available. For registration or to sponsor the event, visit For additional information about sponsorships, or other ways to support the Golf Classic and CHCC, contact Darcy Bickert, Foundation Events Associate, at (201) 848-5796 or