The 14th Annual Whites Lumber golf tournament to benefit The Thousand Islands Habitat for Humanity was held at the Willowbrook Golf Course on Rt 37 in Watertown on Friday, June 2nd, 2017.
There were 151 golfers in attendance enjoying a day of golfing, food and prizes, all to raise money for Habitat for Humanity. Willowbrook Golf pro, Doug McDavitt, said this tournament was the largest charity golfing event ever held at this course. Since the inception of this event, Whites Lumber has raised over $125,000 to benefit Habitat for Humanity, which is is a non profit organization that brings people together to build homes, communities and hope.
Whites Lumber is a locally owned family business that has been part of the North Country since 1892 with four locations in Watertown, Clayton, Gouverneur and Pulaski.
Presenting a check for $13,546 on behalf of Whites Lumber (left to right) is Ted White (VP), Brian Drappo (Executive Director of Habitat for Humanity),Roger White, (Retired President) and Brad White (President).