||Registration is open for the 7th Annual Vincent P. Gurucharri Foundation 9-Ball Billiards
Tournament which benefits cancer patients in Mid-Missouri.
The tournament will be held at Billiards on Broadway on November 18th with a warm up
starting at 9:30 am. The Tournament will begin at 10:00am. Two person teams will play
“Scotch Doubles” and enjoy of day of playing billiards while supporting cancer patients. Prizes
will be awarded to the first and second place team winners and for the team with the most
Creative Team Name.
The Vincent P. Gurucharri M.D. Foundation, Inc. is a non-profit organization that provides
financial assistance to Mid-Missouri individuals who are undergoing treatment for cancer.
Assistance is in the form of payments for everyday living expenses, such as: medical expense,
house/rent payments, utilities, transportation costs, insurance costs, child-care. This assistance
has been noted to alleviate some of the overwhelming stress that often accompanies a cancer
Dr. Vincent P. Gurucharri was a well-known surgeon who practiced general and thoracic surgery
in Boone County from 1980-2003. In December of 2001, Dr. Gurucharri was diagnosed with a
rare cancer and passed away in 2003. Dr. Gurucharri displayed a passion for the pursuit of
medical knowledge that was exceeded only by his compassion-compassion that included the
medical, spiritual, and financial needs of patients. In an effort to preserve the legacy of Dr.
Gurucharri, the Foundation was established.
The Foundation has granted over 1,289 requests totaling over $522.143 since its inception in
To register or to be a sponsor for the Billiards Tournament contact Chris Abromovich at
email@example.com or call 573-777-0195 For more information, contact:
Chris Abromovich firstname.lastname@example.org
Molly Wagner email@example.com