2017 ANNUAL GOLF TOURNAMENT
Posted Saturday, March 11, 2006
This year's Annual Golf Tournament, benefiting the Association's Education & Scholarship Fund, was held on Friday June 16, 2017, after being postponed due to bad weather on the original date in May, at Abacoa Golf Club in Jupiter.
It commenced with a shotgun start for all golfers at 1.00 pm. At 6.00 pm the Awards Presentation & Reception, including a sumptuous buffet and bar, was held with the Championship Trophy going to the winning foursome with Sky's the Limit (low gross score). Awards for the winners of: three Flights of golfing foursomes were also awarded: Flight A - Interstate Restoration; Flight B - Expedia & United Water Restoration; Flight C - AllPhase Construction. The Sportman's Trophy, in memory of our Past President Christine Hamblin, was presented to President George Isaac.
The popular Travel Auction followed immediately afterwards with many fabulous prizes available, supplied by members and their associates. The drawing for the winner of our Super Raffle took place with a cash prize of $2,500 going to Nick Durso with the Hilton Garden Inn, Palm Beach Gardens.
The proceeds from the tournament, raffle and auction all go to the Association's Education & Scholarship Fund and netted almost $16,000 in 2017!! Over the last twenty one years the Fund has awarded scholarships totaling nearly $200,000.00 to hospitality students at the Association's Hotel Day in October each year and supported the Association's Hospitality Workforce Program.