Brandon Foundation Tees Off to Aid Local Charities by Hosting Brandon Hyundai Charity Golf Classic; Features Luau Party & Golf Celebrities - - The News for South Mississippi

Brandon Foundation Tees Off to Aid Local Charities by Hosting Brandon Hyundai Charity Golf Classic; Features Luau Party & Golf Celebrities

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SOURCE The Tampa Tribune; Brandon Foundation

BRANDON, Fla., Feb. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Brandon Foundation will host its signature Charity Golf Classic on Friday, March 14, 2014 and Saturday, March 15, 2014 at River Hills Country Club, Valrico, Florida. Proceeds from the event, presented by Brandon Hyundai, will benefit local charities.

The festivities will begin with the "Luau on the Green" Charity Golf Classic Event Party from 6PM to 11PM on Friday, March 14, 2014 at River Hills Country Club. Tickets for the party are still available.

Guests will experience an evening of fun and entertainment. Music and complimentary food and drinks will be provided by various local restaurants. Guests will have a chance to mix and mingle with celebrity guests playing in the golf tournament on Saturday. Special items will also be auctioned and raffled off with all proceeds going to local charities. Luau-themed attire is encouraged.

The golf tournament will tee off the morning of Saturday, March 15 on the 18-hole course at River Hills Country Club. Player opportunities are still available. Some of the golf celebrities scheduled to appear include:

  • Trevor Consavage, a five-time Re/Max World Long Drive Finalist & Trick Shot Entertainer
  • Brittany Lincicome, an American Professional Golfer playing on the LPGA Tour
  • Stefanie Kenoyer, "Big Break" contestant & 2009 U.S. Women's Open amateur competitor
  • Latana Stone, youngest female golfer to qualify for the U.S. Women Amateur at 10 years old

"I am very grateful for the support of our sponsors, volunteers and community members who have helped make this event possible," said Rich Strehl, Executive Director, Brandon Foundation. "The cause is a very worthy one, and this will benefit building a better and stronger community."

When: "Luau on the Green" Event Party, March 14, 2014 | Golf Tournament, March 15, 2014
Where: River Hills Country Club | 3943 New River Hills Pkwy. | Valrico, FL 33596
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The events are sponsored by The Tampa Tribune, Bright House and Forcon International.

About Brandon Foundation

The Brandon Foundation is a non-profit, 501(c)3 organization. Founded in 2003, the foundation's mission is to improve the quality of life and shape the future of the local community by creating public awareness, developing resources and supporting initiatives to address local needs. To meet these local needs, Brandon Foundation has continuously brought together corporate and small business leaders, along with individual leaders within the community, to develop successful solutions and programs. Through innovative initiatives and annual fundraising programs, the Brandon Foundation continues to support more than 50 registered charities and has distributed more than $1.5 million to local charities in the Greater Brandon area.

For more information, visit us on the web at To learn more now, email or call 813.689.6889. Also, to get the latest updates, like the foundation on Facebook at

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