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For Immediate Release

May 7, 2014

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Peter Hanney 401-272-3540 x129

Save The Bay’s Annual Golf Outing at Carnegie Abbey on May 19

PROVIDENCE, RI - Golfers have an opportunity to enjoy an afternoon of golf at a championship course while helping to protect Narragansett Bay.

Save The Bay will host a golf outing on Monday, May 19 at the exclusive Carnegie Abbey Club in Portsmouth, RI., heralded as one of the region’s premier golf courses. Proceeds from the outing will go toward Save The Bay’s programs that help protect, restore, and educate about Narragansett Bay and its watershed.

Golfers will play 18 holes of golf on the private waterfront Scottish links course with spectacular views of Narragansett Bay. Interested golfers can register online by visiting www.savebay.org/golf.

The event includes lunch, cocktail hour, and dinner overlooking the course and Narragansett Bay, as well as prizes for closest to the pin, lowest gross, and lowest net. For more information, contact Maureen Fogarty at 272-3540 ext.109. 

About Save The Bay

Founded in 1970, Save The Bay is a nonprofit member organization working to protect, restore and explore Narragansett Bay and its watershed. Save The Bay believes the Bay’s future depends on tomorrow’s leaders understanding how important the Bay is to our economy, environment and quality of life. The organization offers education programs to schools, community groups and the general public; protects Narragansett Bay by advocating for Bay-friendly legislation, reviewing permits and raising public awareness; and restores the Bay to full health through its extensive habitat restoration program.