Eric's neurologist, Dr. Trevor Resnick, the Chief of Neurology at Miami Children's Hospital, and Dr. Narendra Kini, the hospital's president/CEO, were among the golfers who covered the Fazio Course at PGA National after the 8:30 a.m. shotgun start.
"It was heartwarming to see the sheer number of folks who turned up," Dr. Kini
showed some skills, hitting a shot to 2 feet, 8 inches on the par-3 fifth hole of the Fazio Course at PGA National
to win closest-to-the-pin honors.
won a set of Oakley sunglasses.
handicap, Dr. Kini
joked, "It's way higher than I desire."
In the photo from left to right: Jack and Barbara Nicklaus; Eric's mom Ava Van de Water; Eric Dolch; President/CEO of Miami Children's Hospital Dr. M. Narendra Kini, NCHCF president Patty McDonald and Eric's father Craig Dolch.Photo credit Jim Mandeville.
That sentiment was echoed by Dr. M. Narendra Kini, the President/CEO of Miami Children's, who was at the presentation along with the Nicklauses; Eric's mom and EDCEF board member, Ava Van de Water; NCHCF president Patty McDonald; Craig Dolch; and, of course Eric.
"We've noticed that in these troubled economic times, most of the donations that we get are all of moderate and smaller size, and they happen to be more widespread in a new community than a single, large donation," Dr. Kini