Boca Raton, FL (PRWEB) April 22, 2013
Bocaire Country Club held their annual Play For Pink golf tournament on Sunday, April 7, 2013 with 108 golfers raising $51,485 for breast cancer research. The Play for P.I.N.K. (Prevention, Immediate diagnosis, New technology, Knowledge) organization was founded in 1990, and began holding golf tournaments in the Northeast to create awareness and raise funds to support cancer research.
Bocaire golfers enjoyed a beautiful day on the 18-hole Joe Lee designed course and a little friendly competition with contests including a hole-in-one, straightest drive and closest to the hole on each par 4. The highly supported event was followed by and a wonderful dinner in the clubhouse with a live auction.
Since 2001, Bocaire Country Club has raised $537,565 towards Play for Pink’s overall donation of more than $29 Million to The Breast Cancer Research Fund. To date, Play for Pink funds 15 different research programs and has grown to more than 140 clubs across the country in 23 states with an estimated 15,000 participants annually. For more information, please log on to playforpink.org
About Bocaire Country Club
Bocaire Country Club of Boca Raton is a private residential community with exceptional amenities and unparalleled services, that takes great pride in providing members, their families and guests, exceptional individual attention and concierge style service from the moment they enter the gates.
This intimate community of 300 acres of magnificent fairways, 75 acres of lakes and beautifully landscaped vistas and just 240 custom residences is also conveniently located just minutes from beautiful beaches and parks; world-class shopping; fine dining; arts; entertainment and A-rated schools.
The year-round clubhouse offers exquisite cuisine in several indoor and outdoor dining venues, an extensive social calendar, elegantly appointed locker and card rooms, fully equipped and staffed fitness center and tennis complex. The club is a golfers paradise with no tee times on the 18-hole, par-72 Joe Lee golf course. The newest addition to the club’s amenities are a resort style aquatic center with deep-water leisure and 2 lane lap pool with a 10 foot spa, expansive 9,100 sq ft natural stone paver sundeck, Bistro restaurant, ½ court outdoor basketball court and tot lot.
For more information, please visit http://www.bocairecc.com.
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Maggie Green, Assistant General Manager
Bocaire Country Club
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