TAMPA, Fla., Jan. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Emerald Greens Condo Resort, a luxury 50 room resort, has announced their 1st Annual Shamrock Open benefiting Voices for Children of Tampa Bay (VFC), which will be held on Monday, March 10.
The tournament will take place at the Carrollwood Country Club, which offers a recently enhanced 27-hole golf course. Registration opens at 8:00AM with a shotgun start at 9:00AM. In addition to the tournament, players can compete for the longest drive and closest to the pin while enjoying green beer in the spirit of St. Patrick's Day. At the close of the tournament, lunch will be provided and prizes awarded. Raffles and mulligans will be available for purchase in which all proceeds will be donated to VFC.
"We are looking forward to a great event while benefiting a worthy cause in our community. We plan to continue this partnership with VFC and grow the tournament each year in hopes of increasing awareness of VFC's mission throughout the community," Emerald Greens General Manager Brent Pope stated.
VFC was founded in 1986 and is a non-profit organization whose mission is to provide a voice on behalf of abused and neglected children in Hillsborough County's court system by supporting volunteers in the Guardian ad Litem program. VFC provides volunteers with the resources and financial means necessary to continue the vital service they give these children.
Voices for Children Executive Director Betsy Smith said, "We are excited about this tournament and look forward to our partnership with Emerald Greens. The children in our court system benefit immensely from this program, and we are thankful for all donations that continue to support the volunteers of the Guardian ad Litem program."
Emerald Greens Condo Resort is recognized as one of the top ranked resorts in Tampa Bay on TripAdvisor. Each suite comes with a fully equipped kitchen, separate living and dining areas, memory foam bedding and private balcony. Guests have full access to the amenities of Carrollwood Country Club and are in close proximity to area attractions.
For more information or to register for Emerald Greens Condo Resort's Shamrock Open, email [email protected] or call 813-961-9400. For sponsorship information, contact Betsy Smith at [email protected].
SOURCE Emerald Greens Condo Resort