Houston, TX (PRWEB) April 02, 2013
The Jamie’s Hope Foundation will host the Golf Tournament for a Cure at Wildcat Golf Club in Houston May 9-10 featuring celebrities including NFL players Kevin Walter and All-Pro Shayne Graham, along with celebrity caddies such as Ready for Love contestant Angela Zatopek, Miss Monster Energy Ashleigh Fisher, Ms. Grand Prix Angela Anderson, Miss Swimsuit USA International Kenda Carroll, and fitness model Brittney Layne.
Jamie's Hope is also thrilled to welcome Honorary Chairs KHOU (CBS affiliate) News Reporter Rucks Russell, KPRC (NBC) Chief Meteorologist Frank Billingsley, and Killen's Steakhouse owner and Executive Chef Ronnie Killen.
"Each day there are new additions to the tournament, creating excitement in the Jamie's Hope office! We're so grateful to have such support from the community." -Jamie Gilmore, Founder.
The festivities will begin with the Pairings Party on Thursday, May 9th where guests will have a chance to mix and mingle with the celebrity participants and enjoy an evening of dinner, drinks & dancing. The night’s agenda will entail both a live and silent auction including an opportunity for players to bid for the chance to pair up with the celebrity of their choice.
The tournament will kick off on Friday, May 10th with registration at 10:00am and a shotgun start at 12 noon. Players will enjoy a day on the green and try their luck at multiple hole-in-one prize opportunities including the ultimate $1,000,000 grand prize! Other activities include Longest Drive, Closest to the Pin, Putting Contest, “Punt, Pass, & Kick” Hole, “On Your Knees” Hole & more! Expect tons of fun at this light-hearted tournament as we tee-off in search of a CURE!
Players can register now as an individual ($275) or as a foursome ($1,000) at http://www.JamiesHope.org/GT2013. Sponsorship opportunities for organizations, businesses and individuals are being offered for those looking to take part in this outstanding event. Visit the FACEBOOK EVENT PAGE for up to the minute details: https://www.facebook.com/events/321345817975916/
Proceeds from the charitable tournament will benefit The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center. The Jamie’s Hope team works year-round to produce top-notch fundraising events benefiting Targeted Therapy cancer treatment research at M.D. Anderson. The successes of these events are credited largely to our sponsors who lend their names and financial support. By participating as a sponsor, your organization will benefit from extended exposure through media campaigns and promotional efforts. For a small donation, you'll be able to enjoy excellent exposure to an important segment of your target audience while helping Jamie’s Hope accelerate groundbreaking cancer treatments. For more information on being a sponsor, please contact Amanda(at)JamiesHope(dot)org. Special thanks to our current event sponsors... Greenberg, Grant & Richards, Inc., ProActive Media Group, Benji Frank, and Brand New Media.
Wildcat Golf Club is like no other golf experience in the Southeast Texas area. The preferred golf club of Houston's professional sports teams, Wildcat's two spectacular golf courses – designed by Roy Case – are located just south of Houston. Both courses feature elevations up to 100 feet providing spectacular views of Houston's downtown skyline, the Galleria and the Reliant Stadium complex.