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Letter: Join Us For The Fourth Annual Soccer Rhode Island Festival

The tournament is to benefit the Megan L. Cordeiro Scholarship Fund.

To the Editor:

On June 2 and 3 at , we will have the to benefit the Megan L. Cordeiro Scholarship Fund. The festival has been a thanks to the support of the soccer community, the town of Tiverton, and Megan's many family members, teachers, coaches and friends.

This wonderful cause is in memory of Megan Lynn Cordeiro, who lost her battle to Acute Myeloid Leukemia in June 2008 at the age of 11. She was a 6th grader at . Her grieving parents and sisters have decided to honor her memory by raising funds to award outstanding female soccer players with an annual college scholarship. The plan is to continue awarding these generous scholarships to future female Tiverton High School soccer players.

Please plan to join us at the festival! Our goal is to turn this into a community event. So even if you don't have a loved one playing, come to Town Farm for some great food, fun, huge raffle (including a homemade quilt) and lots of soccer! The girl's teams play on Saturday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. The boy's games are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Sunday.

 The following games will feature Tiverton Teams:

 Saturday (Girl's)          9:00am            u10 Coach Esteves

                                   10:00am          u8 Coach Mello

                                   10:00am          u10 Coach Lattuca

                                   11:00am          u10 Coach Esteves

                                   12:00pm          u8 Coach Mello

                                   12:00pm          u10 Coach Lattuca

 Sunday (Boy's)             9:00am            u10 Coach Nagle

                                    9:00am            u8 Coach Raposo

                                    10:00am          u10 Marion

                                    11:00am          u8 Coach Raposo

                                    11:00am          u10 Coach Nagle

                                    12:00pm          u10 Coach Marion

                                    1:00pm            u10 Coach Colberg

                                    2:00pm            u10 Coach Levesque

                                    2:00pm            u8 Coach DelDeo

                                    3:00pm            u10 Coach Colberg

                                    4:00pm            u10 Coach Levesque

                                    4:00pm            u8 Coach DelDeo

Please mark it on your calendar and join us for this wonderful cause. Can't attend but want to help? Donation checks can be made out to The Megan L. Cordeiro Memorial Foundation and mailed to P.O. Box 339, Tiverton, RI 02878.

Please send questions to mlcmemfoundation@aol.com. You can also "like" the Megan L. Cordeiro Memorial Foundation Facebook page. Thank you for your support and hope to see you at the festival!

Thank you,
The Megan L. Cordeiro Memorial Festival Committee

Kelly Levesque June 02, 2012 at 11:45 AM
Unfortunately, this event has been cancelled for Saturday. We look forward to seeing the sun and welcoming everyone all day Sunday from 9:00am-4:00pm!

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