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Dr. Holzman donates to College Bound, Inc.

posted Aug 19, 2011, 7:17 PM by Jen Weigel

PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Dr. Andrew Holzman and TLC Laser Eye Center provide donation of Lasik Eye Surgery at College Bound Golf Tournament

Leesburg, VA (July 27, 2011) – Dr. Andrew Holzman, Medical Director of TLC Laser Eye Tyson’s Corner has generously donated Lasik Eye Surgery at cost for the second year in a row in support of Washington, D.C.-based charity, College Bound, Inc. (www.collegebound.org) on the occasion of their annual Golf
Tournament and Silent Auction Fundraiser.

Founded in 1991, College Bound, Inc., a Washington, D.C. based, 501 (c)(3) non-profit organization, offers public and public charter school students in grades 8-12 from at-risk communities, academic enrichment and resources to graduate from high school and then prepare for and succeed in college.  While 11 students drop out of D.C. area public and public charter schools every day, through programs such as one-on-one academic mentoring by adult, volunteers, 100% of College Bound students graduate from high school each year. In addition, for the last 2 years, 100% of College Bound students have matriculated to college!

College Bound, Inc. holds its annual Golf Tournament and Silent Auction Fundraiser to raise critical financial support and to raise awareness about the organization. Held at the beautiful River Creek Country Club in Leesburg, Virginia, the tournament consists of a fun filled day of golf, followed by dinner, silent auction and award ceremony. This year the tournament and silent auction brought in over $31,000.00.

“My involvement with the College Bound Golf Tournament has allowed me to see firsthand the great work the organization does in fulfilling its mission to improve the lives of high schoolers in Washington, DC. It has been an honor to help and a highlight on my calendar each year.” said Chris Greaney, Vice President, Business Development, Rollins-PCI Construction, Inc., a Lead Sponsor of the event.

One of the top sought after silent auction items is the TLC Lasik Eye Surgery donated by Dr. Andrew Holzman. For the second year in a row, Dr. Holzman has donated this procedure at cost to the silent auction. Dr. Andrew Holzman, a renowned LASIK surgeon and a leader in the field of laser eye surgery, serves patients from his offices in McLean and Charlottesville, VA. When it comes to laser vision correction, there is no substitute for experience and Dr. Holzman has performed over 50,000 vision correction procedures.

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