The ARC Essex Foundation held its 22ndAnnual Golf Classic at Rock Spring Club in West Orange, New Jersey on Monday, October 25, 2010. Despite having to reschedule from September to October, because of weather; it was a beautiful day and a wonderful turnout for the event.

Almost 90 golfers enjoyed 18 holes of golf, lunch, dinner and a silent auction following a day on the course. The success of the tournament would not have taken place without the generous contributions of the major corporate sponsors, Bank of America/Merrill Lynch, BNP Paribas, Bank of New York Mellon, Barclay Capital, Credit Suisse, Goldman Sachs, Mizuho, PSE&G, PricewaterHouseCoopers, Rothstein Kass, Royal Bank of Scotland, Scotia Capital, TD Bank/TD Securities, Wells Fargo Securities and Wigder Chevrolet/Widger Leasing Corp.  A very special thank you to all of the sponsors for their participation in the golf classic.

The proceeds of this event will benefit the programs and services provided by The ARC of Essex County. The ARC of Essex County provides a full array of services, programs and support to1300 individuals of all ages with developmental disabilities and their families who live in and around Essex County.  Our goal for these individuals is to empower them to actively participate at every level in our community and assist them to live fuller, more independent lives. 

For more information and to see a complete list of sponsors and contributors please visit The ARC of Essex County website at www.arcessex.org or call (973) 535-1181.