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Sheffield Pharmaceuticals Announces 22nd Annual Golf Fore! Prostate Cancer Research Charity Tournament
Sheffield partners with Arnold Palmer-endorsed Prostate Cancer Foundation to support prostate cancer research
New London, CT – June 19, 2017— Sheffield Pharmaceuticals announces the 22nd Annual Golf Fore! Prostate Cancer Research Charity Tournament, July 31, 2017 at Great Neck Country Club, Waterford, Connecticut. In partnership with The Prostate Cancer Foundation (PCF), which was supported by legendary golfer Arnold Palmer, the event supports prostate cancer research. Organized by Sheffield Pharmaceuticals, the tournament began in 1995 as friendly competition between Sheffield and another local company. To register to play or to become an event sponsor, visit www.golfforeprostate.org.
Sheffield Pharmaceuticals President & CEO Jeff Davis commented, “For 22 years, our event has successfully united the community in raising awareness and critical funds for prostate cancer research. The Sheffield team shares a deep commitment to optimizing health, and our partnership with The PCF aligns with that mission. We’re excited for participants to enjoy a wonderful day of golf for a noble cause.”
“Professional and amateur golfers from around the country lend tremendous support to the PCF,” said PCF President & CEO Jonathan Simons, M.D. “The Golf Fore! Prostate Cancer Research Charity Tournament has become a signature fundraising event, and we are pleased to partner with Sheffield Pharmaceuticals. Thanks to their generosity, as well as other donor contributions, we have funded more than 2,000 programs at more than 200 research centers in 19 countries.”
About Sheffield Pharmaceuticals
Sheffield Pharmaceuticals is one of the nation’s fastest growing manufacturers of over-the-counter (OTC) products to retailers and drug store chains. Sheffield produces over 100 different formulas, ranging from prescription and OTC health care products to cosmetics, and distributes to over 70,000 stores globally. From product development, to packaging design, to the final manufacture, Sheffield has the knowledge and expertise to take a product from concept to market smoothly and efficiently.
For contract manufacturing customers and joint ventures, Sheffield’s value-add can include more than manufacturing. Sheffield can provide a suite of services, including sales and marketing plans, formula refinement in our R&D facilities, product development from concept to execution, fulfillment and logistics, chemicals procurement, and regulatory expertise. The company provides the highest quality service and products to our customers in strict accordance with all FDA (cGMP) regulations and procedures. Sheffield employs 175 in New London, CT.
About The Prostate Cancer Foundation
The Prostate Cancer Foundation (PCF) is the world’s leading philanthropic organization funding and accelerating prostate cancer research. Founded in 1993, PCF has raised more than $700 million and provided funding to more than 2,000 research programs at more than 200 cancer centers and universities. The PCF global research enterprise now extends to 19 countries and funds a robust research portfolio. PCF advocates for greater awareness of prostate cancer and more efficient investment of governmental research funds for transformational cancer research. Its efforts have helped produce a 20-fold increase in government funding for prostate cancer.