COVINGTON, Louisiana —- (October 21, 2010) Stirling Properties 10th Annual Stirling Invitational Golf Tournament raised $10,200 for Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center. The scramble-style golf tournament hosted by Stirling Properties was held on Monday at the University Club, in Baton Rouge where generous contributions from sponsors and golfers helped to make the event a success. Grady Brame, Stirling Properties Executive Vice President and Partner, presented the donation to Richard Lipsey, Immediate Past Chairman for the Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center Board of Directors, during an awards celebration following the tournament.
“Stirling Properties has been able to make over $70,000 in charitable contributions to various organizations over the past 10 years with Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center being the charitable recipient in the majority of the tournament proceeds,” said Mr. Brame. “Since 2004, $56,200 has been donated to the center in support of their cancer research and care-giving efforts. We are honored to give back to an organization that so positively impacts our region and look forward to continued support of their mission.”