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    Arkansas City Presbyterian Manor to host 26th annual event

    This year’s Dick Metz Memorial Golf Classic benefiting the Good Samaritan Program at Arkansas City Presbyterian Manor will be held May 2 at Great Life Golf and Fitness in Arkansas City.The tournament was named for the late Arkansas City native, Richard “Dick” C. Metz, who was a leading golf pro in the 1930s and 1940s. He won 14 professional victories and was inducted into the Kansas Golf Hall of Fame in 1991.After Metz’ death, a golf tournament named for him was started t...  Read More...

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    Presbyterian Manor recognizes donors, volunteers at event

    Arkansas City Presbyterian Manor’s Mission Committee and community leadership hosted a combined donor and volunteer appreciation event September 25 at Wheat State Winery.“The combination of the two recognitions made a lot of sense because many of the 150 individuals invited support our mission as both volunteers and donors,” said Sarah Griggs, executive director.The evening was spent celebrating the effect that each of those individuals have on Presbyterian Manor’s missio...  Read More...

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    Arkansas City Presbyterian Manor golf tournament raises more than $17K

    Arkansas City Presbyterian Manor’s 25th Annual Dick Metz Memorial Golf Classic on May 4 raised more than $17,800 for the Manor’s Good Samaritan Program.The tournament was named for the late golf pro and Arkansas City native, Richard “Dick” C. Metz, who was a leading golf pro in the 1930s and 1940s. In his career, he won 14 professional victories and was inducted into the Kansas Golf Hall of Fame in 1991.After Metz’ death, a golf tournament named for him was started ...  Read More...

  • Thank you, angels!

    Established in the 1950s, the Good Samaritan Program provides funding to assist residents who outlive their financial resources through no fault of their own. Since the inception of our mission, Presbyterian Manors of Mid-America has ensured thousands of residents of its commitment that they will always have a home.To continue to meet the growing need among seniors in our communities, we invited donors to become an “angel for a day” by making a contribution to the Good Samaritan Prog...  Read More...

  • Arkansas City Presbyterian Manor golf tournament raises more than $18K

     Dorothy Faidley, widow of long-time volunteer Karl Faidley, and Richard Faidley, the Faidleys’ son, were present at this year’s golf classic. Richard drove up from Texas to help drop the golf balls from Westar’s bucket truck. Pictured from left to right: Sarah Griggs, executive director; Richard Faidley; Dorothy Faidley; and Jan Pringle, committee co-chair.Arkansas City Presbyterian Manor’s 24th Annual Dick Metz Memorial Golf Classic on May 6 raised more than $18,80...  Read More...