Charlotte, NC-- All military veterans (including National Guard and Reserves) and active duty military personnel are invited to sign-up now through June 17 to play in the 6th Annual Veterans & Reservists Golf Classic
at Renaissance Park Golf Course
. The event will be held on June 30, 2011. Register online
or return the form (linked above) to Renaissance Park Golf Course. The tournament begins with shotgun starts at 8 a.m. and 2 p.m. and features a FREE round of golf on a fine course plus FREE continental breakfast provided by Chic k-fil-A
(8032 South Tryon Street) and FREE lunch prvided by Texas Land & Cattle Steak House
(7779 Lyles Lane Northwest Concord, NC). Golf towels will be provided to each golfer thanks to Pro-Tint
window tinting company.
This year, Mecklenurg County is giving veterans who play in the golf tournament an opportunity to help homeless veterans by supporting the County’s 2011 Homeless Veterans Stand Down. The Stand Down will be held on Oct. 11 at Grady Cole Center
. If you would like to donate to that event to help give homeless veterans the opportunity to get back on their feet, mail your check to the Mecklenburg County Veterans Service Office, 700 North Tryon Street Charlotte, NC 28202. Please make your check out to: 2011 Veterans Stand Down. Gifts of $5, $10, $20 or more would be greatly appreciated. If you have any questions, please call Brian Gott, Citizen Engagement, Corporate and Media Sponsorships at 704 621-1808.
This event is presented by Mecklenburg County Park and Recreation Department and Mecklenburg County Community Support-Services - Veterans Services Division to show appreciation to men and women who serve and have served our country in the armed forces.