Popular fund-raiser benefits Cherokee athletic programs
The 6th annual Cherokee Athletic Boosters Golf Tournament is scheduled for Sunday, August 24 at the Cherokee Golf & Country Club.
The format for the popular, annual fund-raiser benefiting Cherokee School District athletic programs, is an 18-hole, 4-person Best Shot, with valuable prizes galore awarded throughout the day.
The tourney fee is $45 per player and that includes 18 holes of golf, a great buffet meal served by Hy-Vee Deli, and tons of fun. All participants must register no later than August 16.
After the golf, there will be recognition of sponsors, prizes awarded, and team previews from the Cherokee coaching staff.
The Cherokee Athletic Boosters are dedicated supporters of the students and staff of the Cherokee Braves family.
Recent purchases by the Boosters benefiting the Cherokee athletic programs include the new scoreboard at George Hicks Field, boys golf bags, new volleyball standards, funds for a tennis shed, new track and field starting blocks, a wrestling throw dummy, a football jammer, softball pitching machine and equipment bag, baseball hit stick, radar gun, tarps, equipment bags, and other related equipment for the respective sports.
There are three levels for sponsors to contribute:
*The $1,500 Corporate Sponsors which covers all four golfers fees, their buffet meal, a special Corporate Sponsor Sign, and media and event recognition.
*The $300 Hole Sponsor which includes your name on a sign at one of the holes, and media and event recognition.
*The $100 Sign Sponsor which includes being a part of the "Friends of the Braves" Sign display.
Any and all other donations also will be gladly accepted and may be tax deductible. Early registration is recommended as the field will fill up quickly.
A registration form accompanies this story. Clip it, fill it out, and mail it with your check to Cherokee Athletic Boosters, Attention Dan Winchell at Holzhauer Motors, P.O. Box 479, Cherokee, Iowa 51012.
For more information, contact Winchell or Eric Comstock at Holzhauer Motors, 225-5713,