The 11th Annual Celebrity Golf Outing benefiting The Boys & Girls Club of Morgan County was on Friday July 12, 2019 at The Links at Heartland Crossing in Camby, IN.
The weather was all blue skies, sunshine, and a cool 83 degrees with a light northerly breeze. Our many thanks to Mr. Ryan Maier, PGA Club Professional, and Mr. Ron Overton for the excellent golf course conditions this year at Heartland and outstanding hospitality – empowering our event to exceed all expectations.
Event sponsors, golfers, celebrities from professional sports & broadcast journalism, and volunteers gathered to have fun and raise money for Boys & Girls Club programs and services in Morgan County. Just a few of the special guests were kids from the Club, Dan Reed USA Disabled Water Ski Team, American Legion Post 103, Jeremiah Johnson, Dick Rea, Rashad Barksdale, Alyssa Raymond, Kelly Greene, Lindsey Monroe, Stephanie Mead, Marcus Bailey, Joe Melillo, Scott Jones, and Scott Pollard to name a few, Together we raised $51,600 for local youth.
Our deepest gratitude and congratulations to our major sponsors SERVPRO of Morgan and Putnam County, Capital Adhesives, Edward Jones – BJ Pendill, Financial Advisor, Marian Adams Floor Coverings, Fraternal Order of Eagles Aeire 3988, The Stinson Family, Meadow Lakes of Mooresville, Lenders Escrow and Title Services, First Merchants Bank Charitable Foundation, Mooresville American Legion Post 109, Meijer, Outsource IT, the Dillon Family, and Hobson Chevrolet Buick GMC.
Thank you to our event sponsors, Old National Wealth Management, Whites Electrical, Fairway Independent Mortgage, SUNCO Construction, The Church at Mt Gilead, Mooresville Consolidates School Corporation, Economy Heating, Airconditioning and Plumbing, Ray’s Trash, Lowe’s, PEPSICO, Monarch Beverage, The Links at Heartland Crossing, and Eddie Prather – Minor Prophet Studio.
Thank you and congratulation to the dozens of volunteers for the countless hours they donate to make possible the Celebrity Golf Outing to benefit local youth, especially those who are most vulnerable, with life changing guidance and youth development programs.
And that you to all of our golf hole sponsors, Schneider Corporation, Banning Engineering, MobileReCell, ERS of Indiana, Skip Cheesman DDS, Mike Richhart Inspections, Centrifuge Supply, Jones Family Mortuary, Pete Majeski State Farm Insurance, HomeBank, V P Insurance, S I Commercial Services, Overton Industries, Lloyd Insurance, H & R Block, 5 Star Mortgage, Mooresville Discount Mattress, and Sign For It.
Membership to the Boys and Girls Club is just $20 per child and youth ages 5 to 18 years old can go to the Club for mentoring, programs, and services after school and during school breaks. The Club is open 230 days per year. The actual cost for each members curriculum averages about $700 a year for each youth. Donations, sponsorships and volunteers help us fill the gap and serve more kids. Learn more about the Boys & Girls Club at www.bgcmorgan.org or call Chris Tann, Executive Director, at 317-834-9744.