RALEIGH, NC - The Carolina Hurricanes Foundation today announced plans for its 21st annual Carolina Hurricanes Foundation Golf Tournament to be held on Sept. 9. By raising funds through events like the Golf Tournament, the Foundation awarded $450,000 to 25 different children's charities and youth hockey organizations in 2018-19.
The Carolina Hurricanes Foundation Golf Tournament presented by ThreeBridge Solutions will take place at Prestonwood Country Club on Monday, Sept. 9, with an 11 a.m. shotgun start. Carolina Hurricanes players, coaches, broadcasters and management will join each participating foursome. Each golfer will receive an exclusive player gift bag filled with Hurricanes gear. Lunch will be served on-course with snacks and beverages available throughout the day. Following the tournament, golfers will enjoy a dinner reception where prizes will be awarded to the tournament's top teams and individual-hole contest winners. Additionally, participants will receive two tickets to a 2019-20 Hurricanes game and pre-game reception. For tournament registration and sponsorship opportunities, please contact Lindsay Robertson at firstname.lastname@example.org or 919-861-5474.
About the Carolina Hurricanes Foundation
The Carolina Hurricanes Foundation provides funding to children's nonprofits with a health or education focus throughout North Carolina. Since the Foundation's inception in 1997, more than $15 million has been donated in cash grants and in-kind support to youth-serving organizations. As the charitable arm of the Carolina Hurricanes, the Foundation takes pride in being a part of the community both on and off the ice. Throughout the year, the Foundation raises funds through annual special events, in-game auctions, mystery fundraisers and generous direct donations. The funds raised are awarded to nonprofits in the community via an annual grant process. The Foundation awards monetary grants at three levels: Future Canes, Game Changer and GOAL. Learn more about the Foundation's grant process.