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Golf event to benefit Phoenix Children’s Hospital and Sentinels of Freedom

Spinato’s Pizzeria has just announced the Inaugural Kenneth A. Spinato Golf Classic to benefit Phoenix Children’s Hospital and Sentinels of Freedom. The event will be held on Saturday, November 19th at The Foothills Golf Club, located at 2201 E. Clubhouse Drive in Phoenix, 85048. Registration begins at 7:00 a.m. with a shotgun start at 8:00 a.m. The entry fee is $150 per player and includes: a day of golf, a $50 Spinato’s Pizzeria Gift Certificate, Lunch and Goodie Bag. Awards will be given for the 1st, 2nd and third place teams, longest drive, closest to the pin and hole-in-one. There will also be raffle prizes and silent auction items to benefit the selected organizations. “We are very fortunate and as a family, are dedicated to giving back to those that are less fortunate,” said Ken Spinato, TITLE of Spinato’s Pizzeria. “We are hoping our inaugural golf classic is just the first of many such efforts that can help those in our community that are in need of care and support.” The Kenneth A. Spinato Foundation was established in 2009 with the mission to enhance the lives of others by giving back to our local community. The Foundation builds upon the vision and values of three generations of the Spinato’s family by encouraging the highest standards of service and leadership for our local community. For those unable to golf, donations and auction items are also being accepted. For more information go to http://kennethaspinatofoundation.org. About Spinato’s Pizzeria: Chicago residents, Ken and Elaine Spinato decided to relocate to the Valley in the mid-1970’s. For the last 37 years they have been providing Chicago-style pizza and Italian specialties to Valley residents. They opened their first pizzeria in 1974, which was originally located at 68th and McDowell. Today they have five restaurants located in Phoenix, Scottsdale, Tempe and Ahwatukee. The company prides itself on using only the highest quality ingredients and providing a family-friendly environment which they like to call “The Spinato’s Experience.” About Phoenix Children’s Hospital: Phoenix Children’s Hospital has provided hope, healing and the best healthcare for children and families since 1983. Today, Phoenix Children’s is one of the ten largest children’s hospitals in the country and provides specialty and sub-specialty inpatient, outpatient, trauma, emergency and urgent care to children and families in Arizona and throughout the Southwest. About Sentinels of Freedom: Sentinels of Freedom has provided life-changing opportunities for men and women of the U.S. Armed Forces who have suffered severe injuries and now need the support of grateful communities to realize their dreams