Second annual Chieftains Golf Outing to be held June 16

Published 9:09 pm Saturday, April 9, 2005

By Staff
DOWAGIAC - The second annual Chieftain Golf Outing will be held on Thursday, June 16 at Indian Lakes Hills near Eau Claire.
Registration for the event begins at 11 a.m. with a shot gun start slated for noon.
There are four levels of sponsorships available for companies this year.
Gold Level – For $1,000 a company will be recognized during the reception following the outing, on signage at the registration table, will be included in all district-wide publicity and the entry for one foursome will be paid.
Silver Level – For $250 a company will be a sponsor in the longest drive, closest to the pin or hole-in-one contest.
Bronze Level – For $100 your business will be named on one of the 18 holes as a hole sponsor.
Merchandise Sponsor – As a merchandise sponsor, a business can make a donation of merchandise or gift certificates to be used as prizes. A business may also donate services for the outing.
Golfers may enter as a team for $400 or $100 per individual.
Golfers may also compete in the hole-in-one contest, longest drive contest (both men and women), closest to the pin (both men and women), 50/50 drawings and a silent auctions.
Mulligans may also be purchased by golfers.
There will be a cookout and beverages at the event, as well, as raffles and prizes.
In 2004 the event raised approximately $22,000 dollars. Former Chicago Bears standout Gale Sayers was the special guest.
The Dowagiac Athletic Boosters Club and the Dowagiac Union Schools' Foundation is working to secure another special guest for this year's event.
For more information contact the Dowagiac Athletic Department at 782-4470.