LECOM receives $75,000 donation from Web Dot Com Golf Tour

A significant donation being awarded to LECOM for their Student Scholarship Fund. The funds a result of the Web Dot Com Golf Tour held this summer at Peek 'N Peak.

A $75,000 check presented to LECOM this afternoon by the Chautauqua Region Economic Development Corporation, the hosting organization for the Web Dot Com Tournament.  This check, $15,000 more than last year's donation.  Students pursuing careers in dentistry, the pharmaceutical industry, and osteopathic medicine will benefit from this donation.

"We're so proud to be a partner with LECOM," says Kevin Sanvidge, CEO of the Chautauqua Region Economic Development Corporation.  "You know, our athletes and the LECOM students have so much in common.  They're studying, they're practicing at a professional level that's getting them ready to step onto the world stage in their own professional fields."

Those involved with the event say it grew significantly in its second year.  They added that as long as the event continues to grow, so will the donated amount to the scholarship fund at LECOM.


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