On behalf of the Michelle Gargaro Foundation and Gargaro family, I would first like to wish everyone a very joyous and peaceful holiday season. Also, a huge thank you to everyone who helped support our work this past year of providing support and assistance to the ALS community. You were a huge part of the foundation for giving in the fight against ALS that we established in our first year of fundraising events. Recapping 2022 (actually going back to September 2021) our foundation was able to host our first two events after the covid pandemic passed. In September of 2021, [...]
The 2023 Michelle Gargaro Memorial Golf Classic was held on June 9,2023 at Gopher Hills Golf Course in Cannon Falls, MN. Nineteen teams helped raise money for the ALS community and to help those living with ALS. The tournament was won by team Hellyer. Team Micek finished 2nd and Team R. Gargaro came in a close 3rd . All 19 teams golfed well. The Michelle Gargaro Foundation and Gargaro family would like to thank everyone who made this years’ event a success. Please check out the link below to see pictures from this years’ tournament.
The inaugural Michelle Gargaro Memorial Golf Classic was a great success. The event was held on Friday, June 10th at Gopher Hills Golf Club in Cannon Falls. Our first year event attracted 100 golfers in addition to more than another 30 people who stopped by to participate in our silent auction and dinner/awards program. While the level of golf during the day was up and down, the giving from participants was not. All present were very generous in their support of our foundation’s mission and the fight against SLS. Next year’s event is scheduled for Friday June 9th. It [...]
The Michelle Gargaro Foundation’s fundraising efforts are off and running. Our foundation hosted a successful kickoff event on Saturday, September 11, 2021. The event was attended by close to 60 people. Donations at the event brought in just over $3,000.00 to help in our battle against ALS. A big thanks to all who attended the event and to those who have donated in support of our efforts. Photos and additional information about the kickoff event will appear soon. Ryan Stauff at the ALS Association The Michelle Gargaro Foundation recently provided a $2,000 gift to The ALS Association in support of [...]