Despite a wet week leading up to the tournament, the 16th Annual Memorial Golf Tournament was a great day for golf! LTG David Mann and Richard P. De Fatta from the SMDC/ARSTRAT welcomed the golfers to Redstone Arsenal, as did Doug Allen, General Manager at CSC. Beverly Scherer, joined by her son Jay and grandson James thanked everyone for their support raising much needed funding to help those with intellectual disabilities. John Wynn from the Lowe Foundation served as the Honorary Marshall.
Over 200 golfers enjoyed a morning of golf at The Links at Redstone Arsenal which included:
- Closest to the pin prizes
- A mid-morning snack from Donatos Pizza
- A BBQ Lunch from The Links
- Team Prizes
- Over 150 door prizes donated from local businesses
- A 7 day vacation to Antigua for a special closest to the pin contest
Thanks to our many sponsors the Tournament raised $177, 554. Special thanks to our Partner Sponsor CSC for their donation of $25K and their many volunteers who helped the tournament run smoothly, and to Civitans Care Inc., who donated over $50K. Thank you to Bentley Automotive for their hole in one sponsorship and Turner Beverage who made sure no one was thirsty! And finally thank you to the more than 75 volunteers who showed up to make this a successful event!!
If you are interested in sponsorship opportunities for 2016, please call The Arc at 256-539-2266.