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Executive Director, USMCCCA
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The 2017-18 Dedicated Member Campaign has begun. This year you can designate where your contribution goes. Your name and dedication will also appear in the Annual Conference Journal at the end of the year:

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2012 Golf Tournament

U. S. Marine Corps Combat Correspondents (Florida Chapter) 2012 Golf Tournament to benefit America’s wounded Marines 

                 WHEN: Tuesday, June 12, 2012
                                8:00 AM sharp, Shotgun Start
                                Luncheon following tournament

                 WHERE:  Ridgewood Lakes Golf Club
                                    Davenport, FL  (On US 27, 2 miles south of I-4)

                 FORMAT:   4-Person Team Scramble

                 PRIZES:  Two lowest team scores
                                   Lowest Senior (all four players 60 or over) team score
                                   Longest drive (male/female)
                                   Closest to the pin (male/female)
                                   Hole-in-one wins years membership to Ridgewood Lakes
                                   Putting Contest winner wins a putter

                 COST:   $75.00 per person
                                $65.00 per person (if payment received by COB May 29, 2012)

                 DRESS CODE:    Shirts with collar; no short shorts

Individual entrants are welcome and will be teamed by the tournament committee, on first come, first served basis, until all 36 teams are filled. No team handicap total under 40.  Only one individual team member handicap under 10.  There will be free range balls at the course (come early!). There will be prizes for closest to pin (all four par 3s) longest drive and first two places and Senior team.  Super Tickets available for purchase at check-in for $20.00.  Super Ticket includes:  a Grand Prize raffle, one door prize ticket, six Chinese raffle tickets, three mulligans (1one putt, 1 tee, and 1 fairway), and a putting contest. There will be other raffle tickets for sale at 1 for $1.00 or 6 for $5.00.  There will also be free Heineken beer on the course and at lunch. We expect a full field (limited to 144 players), so please register as soon as possible. Corporate teams are encouraged at the below listed sponsor levels. Once 36 teams are filled, names will be carried on a waiting list – first signed, first served . Registration fees will be refunded if not assigned.

 Tournament Patrons (Platinum: $5,000, Gold: $3,000, Silver: $2,000 and Bronze: $1,000), Tournament Patrons are entitled to 4 players, listing in the Tournament Journal and a hole sponsorship.  Hole sponsorships and/or donations of money or prizes are requested and will be greatly appreciated. A Corporate Team may be fielded for a $500 donation, which includes listing in the Tournament Journal and sponsorship of one hole.  Hole sponsorships are $150, as are the longest hole and closest to the hole sponsorships. For more information, please contact:  James “Red” Carpenter at or (352) 688-6720.

If you want to come over the night before, arrangements have been made with Quality Inn Maingate Four Corners 43824 Hwy 27, Davenport, FL, US, 33837 | Phone: (863) 424-2120.  Located a few miles from the course on US 27, Single or Double with breakfast $47.001-800-225-3351 Booking Code USMCCCA

NO REFUNDS AFTER – May 29, 2012

Please make checks payable to: USMCCCA Foundation , attach check or Money Order to your completed registration form below, and mail to:

Florida, USMCCCA Foundation Benefit Golf Tournament Attn:  James “Red” Carpenter 1072 Greenturf Rd. Spring Hill, FL 34608

All Proceeds and donations go to the charitable, educational and patriotic programs of the U. S. Marine Corps Combat Correspondents Association Foundation.

To guarantee your spot, registration forms and payment must be received by May 29, 2012 To download a registration form, click here.


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