|

Northborough sisters golf fundraiser to aid kidney disease research

Kristen Turpin and Nancy Turpin Powell (Photo/submitted)

Kristen Turpin and Nancy Turpin Powell (Photo/submitted)

Northborough – Sisters and Northborough residents Nancy Turpin Powell and Kristen Turpin were diagnosed with Polycystic Kidney Disease (PKD) six years ago. PKD is one of the most common, life-threatening genetic diseases, affecting thousands in the U.S. and millions worldwide. On Tuesday, June 4, the sisters are sponsoring the second annual Turpin Sisters PKD Golf Tournament at Wachusett Country Club in West Boylston to raise money to find new treatments and a cure for their disease. All proceeds will again be sent directly to the PKD Foundation. Last year's event raised approximately $28,000.
For more information and to register, visit turpinsisterspkdgolf.com. For more information on the PKD Foundation, visit www.pkdcure.org.

Short URL: http://www.communityadvocate.com/?p=36260

Posted by on May 29 2013. Filed under Northborough, Stories With Good Photos. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0. You can leave a response or trackback to this entry

Leave a Reply


Recently Commented

  • tbsbet: am shocked to hear of Mr. Johnson’s passing. I had known him since a 1968 tournament at Taylor University...
  • Robbin W Miller: Please note the photo exhibit is now showing at Union Station from June 20th til July 15th in...
  • John Paul: Well, I would like to suggest you. You can hire a internet service by checking their online reviews. where...
  • Brigette Peterson: This is amazing! The Rock painting for Tiki was so heartwarming and see this sad life event in...
  • Kathy Kelly: A special dog for a special guy. Tiki lives on through Rich and facebook! <3