April 16, 2012
Contact:Joshua Remington, Executive Director
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE!
FFA Foundation to Host 17thAnnual Golf Tournament
(Ankeny, Iowa) — Golf season has arrived and the time has come to tee up “fore” FFA!
The Iowa FFA Foundation will host its 17thannual golf tournament on Tuesday, June 12, at Otter Creek Golf Course in Ankeny. Registration begins at 10 a.m. with a shotgun start at 11 a.m.
The tournament format will be 4-person best shot. A total of $1,400 in cash and prizes will be distributed among the top three teams in each of two flights.
Team sponsorship for four golfers is $800 and includes golf, lunch, dinner and two drink tickets for each individual. Individual golfers also can register for $200. Other sponsorship options are available and range from $250 – $2,500. Registration is requested by May 25.
A dinner buffet, along with a silent and live auction, will be hosted following the tournament. Individual dinner tickets can be purchased for $20.
Special hole-games, hole-prizes and a 50/50 raffle also will be offered to add to the excitement. And don’t worry if your game is a little off. Mulligans can be purchased on site!
For more information, to register or to donate an auction item, contact the Iowa FFA Foundation at (515) 965-7370 or visitwww.iowaffafoundation.org/golftournament.aspx
The Iowa FFA Foundation’s annual golf tournament is a special activity of the Iowa FFA Foundation Sponsoring Committee. All proceed are used by the Iowa FFA Foundation for operation, sponsorship requests and scholarship programs.
“Playing in the FFA Foundation’s golf tournament is a great way to show support for FFA, contribute to youth leadership enhancement in agriculture and have fun all at the same time,” said Iowa FFA President Lindsay Calvert. “We invite everyone to come out and tee up for FFA on June 12.”