Honor Flight Fundraising Golf Tournament

8 years 6 months 1 week ago Monday, September 26 2011 Sep 26, 2011 Monday, September 26, 2011 3:40:00 PM CDT September 26, 2011 in News
By: Rachel Karcz

HARTSBURG - The Honor Flight Golf Tournament took place Monday afternoon at Eagle Knoll Golf Club.  The fundraiser brought together golfers hoping to raise money to fly veterans to the Memorial in Washington DC.

This is the second year the tournament took place.  Last year the fundraiser raised $6500, but this year officials said the outcome was about 10-15 percent smaller. Fifteen teams of four played a scramble, and golfers had the opportunity to shoot for a hole in one to win a car. All prizes aside, officals said that the fundraiser was a fun way for people to come out and say thank you to the veterans and meet who they are benefiting by participating in the tournament.

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