2012 Golf Tournament
Highlights from this year’s golf tournament
Golfers completed registration at the Clubhouse, enjoyed Continental Breakfast, purchased mulligan’s, viewed silent auction items and purchased premium raffle tickets from 7:00 AM to 8:00 AM. 15 teams tee’ d off at 8:10 AM vs. 14 teams (2011), 7 teams (2010/Rain Year), 11 teams (2009) and 8 teams (2008). Event organizers moved from the Clubhouse to the Pavilion (to start non-golfer mixer) around 8:20 AM.
While enjoying the dry – but breezy weather, event organizers, volunteers, well-wishers and donors listened to music, enjoyed socializing and watching multiple teams play “Cut Throat” Spades, all while making sure that 2012 Golfers received a steady replenishment of beverages (water, soda, beer ) and snacks (hot dogs , smoke sausages and chips).
As teams returned from the course (from 12:30pm – 1:15pm), they were served bar-b-que pork shoulder, bar-b-que turkey shoulder , baked beans, pasta salad, cole slaw and more beverages for lunch.
Once all teams were in, organizers began the 2012 Golf Awards Ceremony:
- Introduced guest from Lincoln University (LU) – Jefferson City, MO Dr.Carolyn Mahoney (LU President) and Bernecia Williams (LU – VP of Advancement)
- Announced 2012 Event Champions: Golf Teams , Individual Golfers and Card Players (refer to page 2)
- Presented Golf Cart Trophy to the 2012 Recipient of the Ida Ballard Simon Scholarship to LU
- Announced Appreciation Golf Cart Trophy to Five Year Title Sponsor: The Telein Group, Inc. (Los Alamitos, California)
We trust that that each golfer walked away with pleasant memories, gifts and/or trophy(s)!
100% of pledged Golf Tournament donations have been received!
All 2012 Golf Tournament expenses have been paid $5500 was presented to LU President and VP of Advancement to increase Ida’s LU- Scholarship Fund Account
Know that, we love you –and – that we are humbled by the love, honor and camaraderie that you have for Ida, our family, helping others, educating children and Lincoln University – Jefferson City, MO!
Thank God for placing you in our path!!!!!