I was at a birthday party when a guest, with whom I was chatting, told me he had to leave because he had to get up early the next day to ride his bike from Philadelphia to the Jersey shore as a way to raise funds for the American Cancer Society.
It was only my second or third time golfing, and the frustration was real. On May 6th, Mike and I attended a fundraiser at Laurel Creek Country Club in Mount Laurel, New Jersey to play in a charity golf outing for the Alzheimer’s Association of Southern New Jersey.
As some of you know, my wife, Jaimi, and I founded the Levy Castle Family Foundation in an effort to assist finding a cure for diabetes. Each of our sons, Jack and Sam, were both diagnosed with juvenile diabetes, Jack at age 3 and Sam at age 19.
Golfing is "fun". I wish I had some remarkable hole-in-one story to share or a story about getting stuck in a sand trap and hitting an amazing stroke. I can only report that my day of golf was mostly about getting some fresh air and having fun.
David H. Levy has been named the recipient of the 2018 Gold Medallion award by Golden Slipper Club & Charities, a non-profit organization aimed at supporting programs and services for the Greater Philadelphia area’s youth, needy and elderly.
On January 10, 1968, I arrived into this world. Not that I remember, but it was not an easy arrival. Like a plane landing in the storm, it had turbulence. My mom, Fran Levy, didn’t do well with my delivery. I was early, and I weighed 4 lbs. 11 oz.. At the time of my delivery, my mom was also diagnosed with Lupus, an autoimmune disease...
My father made a deal with me when I was a young man. At the time, I wasn't sure what I wanted to do with myself or my career. I was still in college and trying to figure out my major, but I remember so clearly the conversation I had with my father. Dad put his arm around me and said....