ProAct Golf Classic
The ProAct Golf Classic returns to Southview Country Club in West St. Paul on August 27, and benefits people with disabilities.
The 18-hole event brings players to a course known by some for its excellent rolling greens. “First rate accompaniments, an exciting course and an elegant banquet facility make this event extra special,” said Steven Ditschler, president and CEO of ProAct. The venue is also convenient for many who choose to support the nonprofit through its only annual fundraiser.
The foursome scramble start tournament featured skill contests, team prizes and group photos. A live auction, raffle and gourmet dinner follows the tournament.
With facilities in Eagan, Red Wing, Shakopee (New Options), Zumbrota and Hudson, Wis., ProAct is a 501 (c) 3 nonprofit corporation which has served the needs of people with disabilities for more than 45 years.
The team from Grafix Shoppe prevailed at the 2017 event, with a score of 56 (15 under par) at Southview Country Club in West St. Paul. From left are Sean Barrett, Mike Pingalore, Mike Donovan and Tom Kane.
Ways that you can help ProAct and benefit your business:
- Donate to the silent/live auction and promote your business with service offerings, or unique items of significant value that you sell or produce. Provide tickets for sporting events, movies, cultural offerings, etc. Check donations are also accepted.
- Attend the golf tournament as an employee appreciation event or a customer appreciation outing. Since golfing is positive in building relationships, consider how this event could enhance relations with current and future clients.
- Sponsor the event, lunch or dinner, or have a designated hole sponsored by your company. Major sponsorships include entree fees for multiple golfers.
Questions? Sheena Henry about ProAct’s annual fundraiser- 651-289-3149