APALACHIN (WBNG) — The third annual Cops for a Cause charity golf tournament took place Friday at the Links at Hiawatha Landing.
The tournament is comprised of retired and active duty police officers that raise money to give back to the communities where they live and work.
In conjunction with the tournament there was a raffle, auction and new this coming spring a 5K will take place.
The focus for this years fundraiser is on mental health.
“It’s a great opportunity for us to interact with the community and raise money so we can give back.” said Scott Pauley, the Cops for a Cause President.
Charity recipients are the Southern Tier Mental Health Support Group, NYLEAP, and Project Lifesaver.