PLANO, Texas, Sept. 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Nancy Lieberman Foundation and The Jim Utley Foundation come together to host the Second Annual Nancy Lieberman Celebrity Golf Classic. The fundraising event will take place on Monday, October 7th at Gleneagles Country Club in Plano, Texas.
The celebrity golf tournament is scheduled to begin at 7:30 a.m. with check-in and a breakfast buffet, and will be followed by a 9 a.m. shotgun start. An awards ceremony and lunch will follow tournament play. The event is complete with a putting contest, longest drive and closest to the pin competitions. All teams for the tournament will be comprised of a five-person group, and team prizes will be presented to the top scoring teams. Golfers can sign up individually for $350.00 per person or as a foursome, which includes four players and a celebrity, for a registration fee of $1,400.00.
"The Golf Classic is a great opportunity for members of the community to come together, enjoy a round of golf, while also supporting two great local Foundations," said Nancy Lieberman, President of the Nancy Lieberman Foundation. "All proceeds from the event will benefit both the Nancy Lieberman Foundation and The Jim Utley Foundation in our support to providing invaluable services and programs aiding youth in our local community."
The Nancy Lieberman Foundation and The Jim Utley Foundation are dedicated to helping youth be strong emotionally and physically. As part of their core values, these two Foundations strive to help kids believe in their dreams and encourage them to achieve their goals. This year marks the second time that these Foundations collaborate to raise money and get the community involved in their shared missions.
"We are really excited to partner with The Nancy Lieberman Foundation for the second-consecutive year," said Rebecca Baker, Founder of The Jim Utley Foundation. "It brings cachet to our golf tournament and awareness that we are proud to have when celebrities hit the links in support of two charities."
The Nancy Lieberman Foundation's mission is to provide a healthy physical, emotional and mental environment for young girls and boys to build their self-esteem and confidence, so they will be able to make the right choices in the future.
The Jim Utley Foundation rewards youth ages 10-17 for making smart life choices, such as getting good grades, doing community service, being active in organized sports and clubs, and pledging to be drug free.
ABOUT THE NANCY LIEBERMAN FOUNDATION
The Nancy Lieberman Foundation provides a healthy physical, emotional, and mental environment for young girls and boys to build confidence and self-esteem so they make positive choices for their future. Nancy Lieberman is dedicated to expanding and ensuring that sports and educational opportunities exist for youths through her basketball camps and clinics, DreamCourts, and educational programs.
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