15th Annual
Skip McDermott Memorial Golf Tournament

Saturday, August 19, 2017
Blue Fox Run Golf Course

Avon, Conn.

The 15th Annual Skip McDermott Memorial Golf Tournament will be held on Saturday, August 19, 2017 in memory of Francis "Skip" McDermott, commemorating the 44th anniversary of his kidney transplant. The tournament includes 18 holes of golf in a scramble format, lunch, dinner, and awards. Proceeds benefit the Hartford Hospital Transplant Program for research, organ donor awareness and transplant support group programs.

For more information and to support the event, please click here to view the 2017 golf tournament brochure.

Francis "Skip" McDermott

About Skip McDermott

Skip McDermott, a successful kidney transplant recipient from his brother Jim, died in 2001. His many friends knew of his passion and enthusiasm for organ donation. Skip's tireless efforts helped raise awareness for this "Gift of Life" for over 25 years. The golf tournament continues Skip's mission and offers a fun pastime that Skip loved for all to enjoy.