BlumShapiro Golf Classic will boost scholarships

The annual BlumShapiro Golf Classic will take place Monday, July 28 at the New Haven Country Club. BlumShapiro is a regional CPA firm with a Shelton office.

The BlumShapiro Golf Classic tournament, reception and raffle benefits the Greater New Haven Chamber of Commerce Scholarship Fund for New Haven-area students interested in pursuing college degrees in business.

To date, the fund has raised more than $48,000 to support undergraduate students.

Have fun while giving back

The tournament “is an opportunity for golfers and others to have fun and at the same time give back to the community in a way that will help change lives of New Haven-area students,” said John Zinno, BlumShapiro Shelton office managing partner and chairman of the event’s Planning Committee.

The BlumShapiro Golf Classic will begin with registration at 10:30, followed by a cookout lunch at 11:30 a.m. The shotgun scramble format begins at 12:30 p.m.

The cocktail reception, awards presentation and raffle begin after play at about 5:30 p.m. Non-golfers can participate in the post-tournament activities.

For player registration and other information about the BlumShapiro Golf Classic, contact Jenna Adams at 203-782-4342 or