17th Annual Golf Tournament

Major Alister C. McGregor Memorial Fund
 17th Annual Golf Tournament
 

Dear Friend,

The Board of Directors of the Major Alister C. McGregor Memorial Fund would like to thank all our Sponsors and Donors for their caring and generosity over the past 17 years. We are pleased to announce that for the 5th year, the Major Alister C. McGregor Annual Memorial Golf Tournament will be held at Crestwood Country Club, located at 90 Wheeler Street, Rehoboth, Massachusetts on Monday, September 10th 2018. As in the past, the proceeds from the Tournament will be used to provide scholarships through the McGregor Endowment at Roger Williams University, and to support youth activities and programs designated by the McGregor Charities.   

Over the past 17 years, our partnership has provided scholarships to the sons, daughters and extended family members of fallen police officers from the New England region. Over the years, we have continued our main mission to fund the McGregor Scholarship Endowment at Roger Williams University and to help and support projects and charities to help those in need. Through your kindness and generosity our partnership has been able to make a difference in the lives and the futures of so many – all in the name of a man who is still in our hearts, thoughts and prayers.   

As we do every year, we are hoping that you will support our annual fundraiser in the form of a donation, tee/flag sponsorship, or by entering a foursome to play in the Tournament. Enclosed with this letter is a donation, sponsorship and tournament participant form. Please, fill it out and forward it along with your donation, sponsorship and/or fees to: The McGregor Memorial Fund, 105 Waterman Avenue #287, East Providence RI, 02914. As in the past, foursomes will be awarded on a first-come/first-served basis. The Tournament fills to full capacity very quickly, so return your entries early. The McGregor Fund is a recognized 501 [c] [3]. Your donation is tax deductible.

On behalf of the members of the McGregor Family, the East Providence Police Department, Roger Williams University, Board of Directors and our law enforcement family, partners and friends – thank you so very much.

If you have any questions, please, feel free to contact us through our email link. You can also visit the Officer Down and Concerns of Police Survivors homepages through links provided on our page.

Sincerely,

Capt. Walter H. Barlow, Jr. (EPPD- Ret)
President, ACM Fund 

Golf Tournament Update

Dear Donors, Sponsors and Golfers,

I would like to take this opportunity to thank all of you for your caring and generosity. After 16 years, we are all still keeping the Foundation, memory and legacy of Al McGregor alive. I would also like to acknowledge the ACM Board of Directors for their work: Attorney Andrew Berg, Lt. Tom Rush, Lt. Jim Nelson, Sgt Ken Luke, Sgt. Darren Ellinwood, Sgt. Todd Poland, Det. Cpl. Kevin Feeney, Paul Feeney and especially Stacy Feeney. We are still looking down the road toward our 20 year milestone.

In this past year, the money raised has continued to fund the McGregor Endowment at Roger Williams University, helped to support the Myron Francis Playground Project, provided opportunities to first-time offenders through the ‘Open Doors’ initiative, and contributed to Rhode Island Special Olympics events and more. Thank you all, again, for your support of the Fund and our children.

Now it is time to hold our breath and pray for good weather on September 11th.  Golfers, here is the information that you need concerning the McGregor Tournament:

Location:
Crestwood Country Club
90 Wheeler Street
Rehoboth, MA 02769
Tel: 508.336.8582
Email: sales@crestwoodcc.com

Time:
Registration – 7AM to 8AM
Shotgun Start – 8AM

Format:
Scramble

Coffee and Pastry will be served in the morning. Lunch will be provided at the turn. Beverage carts will be on the course. Mulligan packages may be purchased at the Registration Desk and contains: (1) standard mulligan, (1) toss of a sand trap, and (1) 18″ string to move your ball. Each item may be used once and only by the purchaser. This year’s mulligan raffle will be for a diamond pendant- courtesy of MRT Jewelers, a foursome at Ledgemont Country Club and the coveted McGregor Sash – to be worn in 2018 for entry into the Tournament.

We encourage everyone to check out our list of Donors and Sponsors and to patronize those businesses that continue to support our communities. That’s where you’ll find me. Oh…and be sure to tip your service providers “handily.”

Thank you, again,
Walter Barlow (Capt. EPPD – Ret.)
ACM Board of Directors

16th Annual Major Alister C. McGregor Memorial Golf Tournament and Fundraiser – Monday, September 11th, 2017

The 16th Annual Major Alister C. McGregor Memorial Golf Tournament and Fundraiser will be held on Monday, September 11th, 2017 at Creswood Country Club, Rehoboth, MA. Registration at the event will begin at 7AM with coffee and pastries being served. Following a shotgun start at 8AM, lunch at the turn, and raffle there will be dinner and an auction on the outdoor patio. Anyone wishing to register can do so by sending an email request for registration forms to acmmf5@mcgregormemorial.org (forms will be on our website by June 1st at mcgregormemorial.org). Tournament entry fees are $125 per golfer ($500 per foursome). Anyone wishing to volunteer for the event may do so my sending us an email.

Anyone wishing to donate a cash donation or raffle prize may do so by sending their donation to The McGregor Memorial Fund, 105 Waterman Avenue #287, East Providence, RI 02914. The McGregor Memorial Foundation is a registered non-profit organization. All donations are tax deductible. Funds from donations are used to support a scholarship endowment at Roger Williams University and children’s charities. In the past, funds have been used to support programs such as a Special Olympian football team, the Open Doors project, and high school hockey.

Our mission is to provide opportunities and support for our greatest resource – our children, in honor and remembrance of Alister McGregor, a man who made the ultimate sacrifice training others to keep our children safe and secure in our communities. Never forget his sacrifice, and that of the many brave and selfless heroes who dared to stand on the line to protect their communities. Always Remember.

15-Year Memorial Message

The McGregor Family, the Board of Directors of the ACM5 Fund, Roger Williams University and those that the Fund has supported over the years would like to thank all our donors, sponsors, volunteers and supporters for your generosity, time and commitment to keeping alive the memory of Alister McGregor. Over the years, your support and friendship has helped so many that have needed financial assitance and emotional support.

Today, as we take time to reflect back on the days prior to, and after that day of December 27th, 2001; our recollections remain so very vivid in our minds. For some, the past 15 years have passed very quickly, for others not so. Not everyone that we meet in our lives will hold a special significance. This time of year holds a special meaning for those special people. All that have had Al touch their lives have that special place in their hearts and thoughts. So please, on this day, say a prayer for Al and all those special people that have been lost to us to let them know how much we miss them.

Have a Safe and Happy New Year!

2016 Golf Tournament Update

Folks,

We would like to thank everyone who viewed and liked The McGregor Memorial Facebook page and website, www.mcgregormemorial.org. We would also like to thank those of you who have donated to the fund and our annual Tournament Fundraiser. The proceeds of our fundraising efforts go to the Major Alister C. McGregor Endowment at Roger Williams University and the McGregor Youth Charities. If you have a child interested in attending RWU, go to the RWU Endowment s or the McGregor website, view the criteria information, and submit an application to the school. If you have a youth charity that may need financial support, send a request through our email address on our web-page. For those of you golfing in the 2016 Tournament, it will be held at Crestwood Country Club, located at 90 Wheeler Street, Rehoboth, Massachusetts on Monday, September 12th, 2016. Registration begins at 7:30 AM with a shotgun start at 8:30 AM. Coffee and pastry will be served in the AM, lunch at the turn, and dinner following play.

There will be a number of skill-challenges and an opportunity to win prizes. A mulligan package will be available to each golfer for the meager sum of $20.00. The package will contain: A two foot string in order to move your ball two feet ; an opportunity to throw your ball out of a sand trap (just once), one opportunity to re-hit your drive off the tee or from a lie on the course (just once), an opportunity for men to hit, just once, from the lady’s tee (where most of you should be hitting from anyway), and the ladies may hit from in front of the red tee-box, at an equi-distance from the white tee-box to the red tee –box. The purchase of this challenge package will also afford you the opportunity to win the coveted McGregor Sash (in red plaid this year) and an MRT watch – if you are really that good or lucky.

For those of you who have not entered, I regret to inform you that the Tournament is completely full. The McGregor Family, the ACM Board of Directors, Roger Williams University, and the members of the East Providence Police Department want to express our deepest gratitude to all who have help us to perpetuate this tribute to Al over the past 15 years.

Thank you, and stay safe. – B.O.D. ACM Fund



Major Alister C. McGregor

The Major Alister C. McGregor Memorial Foundation
105 Waterman Avenue #287
East Providence, RI 02914

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