Bob's golf tourney raises $350K for nonprofit groups

October 2007
Furniture/Today;10/1/2007, Vol. 32 Issue 5, p199
Trade Publication
The article reports on the $350,000 worth of proceeds raised by Bob's Discount Furniture for its charitable foundation in Manchester, Connecticut. The money arose from the 20th Annual Bob's Discount Furniture Charitable Foundation Golf Event that was held early in 2007. Bob's President Bob Kaufman expressed pleasure from the successful event and thanked all the people who have contributed to the program.


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