Suffolk can have an opportunity this fall to assist help the native college system.
The Suffolk Training Basis is making ready for its subsequent fundraiser on Oct. 22 at Sleepy Gap Golf Course, 4700 Sleepy Gap Street.
This golf fundraiser is the twenty second that the inspiration has held. It’s now in reminiscence of Milton Liverman, who served 36 years with Suffolk Public Faculties, together with 10 years as superintendent. Liverman had a love for golf and supporting college students to make a distinction of their neighborhood and obtain their potential.
“That is only a solution to collect individuals collectively to help the scholars, school and workers of Suffolk Public Faculties,” stated Patrick Belcher, president of the Suffolk Training Basis.
Gamers can begin arriving at 11 a.m., when the placing greens and driving vary open. The shotgun begin will likely be at 1 p.m. The occasion includes a Florida Greatest Ball together with prizes for the longest drive, closest to the pin and a hole-in-one contest. The day will finish with dinner and the awards presentation.
Register earlier than Sept. 6 for an early fowl low cost. Registration consists of 18 holes, vary balls, a Chick-fil-A boxed lunch, awards, drinks on the course and a rooster and barbecue dinner. There will even be raffle alternatives.
“We’re trying to fill the sector and would like to have 25 groups join,” stated Belcher. “We now have lowered the costs till Labor Day to assist individuals out, so please join early.”
The value for a foursome is $450, or $375 for the early fowl deal. There’s additionally a possibility to be a Birdie Sponsor for a group and gap sponsorship signal for $600, or $500 for the early fowl. Extra sponsorship choices can be found on the inspiration’s web site.
All cash comprised of this occasion will go in direction of the Suffolk Training Basis’s quite a few efforts to help the scholars, school and workers at Suffolk Public Faculties.
“What’s nice is that this occasion doesn’t have something explicit we’re funding,” stated Belcher. “This permits us to place the cash the place it’s wanted most, whether or not it’s the shop, grants or different particular actions.”
Register or study extra at suffolkeducationfoundation.org. Checks might be mailed to P.O. Field 394, Suffolk VA 23439-0394. If registering a group, ship gamers’ names. If sponsoring, embrace what stage on the examine.