MetroWest Legal Services
Nancy King Memorial Golf Tournament
Framingham Country Club ~ May 18, 2009 
March Update
In This Issue
2009 Sponsor Update
About the Tournament
Schedule of Events
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Our newest fundraiser will be launched at the golf tournament. Watch for details. 
Can't make it to the tournament?  
 Click here to purchase raffle tickets or to register for dinner.
Raffle Prizes and Auction Items Include:
A Package of 4 Boston Cannons Tickets with Team Shorts & Jersey
(2) Arrive & Drive F1 Racing Packages
50 Complimentary Tickets to the Seekonk Speedway
$75 Zipcar Coupon
Magellan Portable GPS
A Week or Long Weekend in a Sugarbush Chalet
(2) Tickets to the Improv Asylum
A Week in a
South Beach 
Art Deco Condo
A "Fireside Chat" -wine, beer or spirits tasting paired with food- for four at The Fireplace in Brookline
And more! 
FCBCharitable Foundation
Did you know that the success of our charity golf event is directly linked to the amount in sponsorships we secure?
We are very grateful to the Framingham Co-operative Bank Charitable Foundation for offering to be our Presenting Sponsor for the second year.
Early responses to this year's tournament suggest that while several of our longtime sponsors are returning, a few must reduce their support or are opting out entirely.

In 2008 we broke all sorts of records, from raising a whopping $43,000 in sponsorships, to growing the number of sponsors to 19 - including law firms, banks, small businesses and many Legal Services friends-- five of which were new to our organization. 
While we recognize that "that was so last year" and current economic events might preclude us from breaking any records this year, we still must count on the revenue raised from this event to meet half of our annual fundraising goal. (Last year's tournament netted $48K). 
So far, we have $23K in commited golf sponsorships.
Please consider joining your colleagues by adding your firm or company name to our growing list of supporters. Many sponsorship packages are available, details of which can be found at Sponsors receive visibility and recognition in the MetroWest area and a host of other benefits. For a list of last year's sponsors, log on to
If you're on the fence, consider this: for $500 MetroWest Legal Services advocates can keep a family of four from becoming homeless; it costs the state between $15,000 and $40,000 to rehabilitate that same family should they become homeless. 
Thank you and we hope to see you on the course!

2008 Nancy King Memorial Golf Tournament

2009 Sponsor Update  
Many, many thanks go to the Framingham Co-operative Bank Charitable Foundation for supporting this year's tournament  as our Presenting Sponsor, and to Nutter McClennen and Fish LLP for their support as a Platinum Sponsor for the past ten years. 
Other long-time supporters who have recommitted for this year include McCarter & English, GZA GeoEnvironmental, Framingham Co-operative Bank, Holland & Knight, VP Solutions, Inc.- Computer Consulting, Tyler & Justin Hanchett-Leon and Tristin & Martin Mannion. 
The Village Bank joined us last year as a Bronze Sponsor and will re-up this year. Thank you to new Tournament Friend, David Zizik of Zizik, Powers, O'Connell, Spaulding & Lamontagne. 
For a complete list of 2008 sponsors, go to

We truly appreciate all of our sponsors, no matter the level, and welcome any support you can give us. 
About the Tournament

Golf 2008

Now in its 12th year, the tournament is still going strong. The tournament lays claim to being "the first golf outing of the season", tending to attract the hardiest golfers owing to New England's often unpredictable "spring" weather.
All 11 of our outings have been held at the Framingham Country Club and this year is no exception. The FCC's grounds continue to be maintained impeccably, and upgrades to its facilities mean apres-golf activities, including a cocktail reception, silent and live auctions, awards ceremony and dinner, are not to be missed.
Nancy King Memorial Golf Tournament 
May 18, 2009
Schedule of Events  
Shotgun Start

Cocktail Reception, Live Auction, Awards Cermony 
Silent Auction Closes 
To register online or download a form, click here.

Janice Camp
Marketing & Development
MetroWest Legal Services
MetroWest Legal Services is the only provider of free, civil legal aid for low-income people living in 36 communities in MetroWest Boston.

Thank you to all our supporters!