Conrad W. Raker Sporting Clays Invitational To Be Held Friday, May 65/2/2011
17th Annual Event Benefits the Continuing Education of Good Shepherd’s Employees
Allentown, PA – The 17th annual Conrad W. Raker Sporting Clays Invitational will begin at 10 a.m. on Friday, May 6, at Lehigh Valley Sporting Clays, 2750 Limestone Avenue, Coplay.
The tournament benefits Good Shepherd Rehabilitation Network’s Conrad W. Raker Endowment Fund, which is used to provide educational programs for Good Shepherd employees. More than 150 people are expected to participate in the 100 rounds of sporting clays shooting.
The Sporting Clays Invitational and the endowment fund honor the lasting legacy of The Rev. Dr. Conrad W. Raker, who dedicated his life to serving people with disabilities. He became administrator of Good Shepherd in 1941 and transformed an orphanage and “old folks home” into the region’s top rehabilitation network.
Media Coverage Note: Reporters, photographers and videographers are invited to cover the Sporting Clays Invitational. Shooting begins at 10 a.m. and continues until approximately1 p.m. Please call Gene Nichols of the Good Shepherd Marketing & Communications Department at 610-776-3165 (office) or 484-515-9037 (cell) if your media organization will be covering the event.