April 11, 2017

 


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

For more information contact:
Milford Jenkins, Angus Foundation president, at 816-383-5100 or
mjenkins@angusfoundation.org

 

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Angus Foundation Hosts Annual Golf Tournament

An event scheduled for Tuesday, July 11, rallies support for the Angus Foundationís mission.

 

Itís time to once again break out your golfing shoes! The Angus Foundationís 17th annual golf tournament will take place Tuesday, July 11, at The Legacy Golf Club in Norwalk, Iowa. This event held in conjunction with the 2017 National Junior Angus Show (NJAS) helps fund education, youth and research initiatives.

ďWe are so appreciative of the Angus Foundation supporters who turn out year after year to play golf with their Angus friends while also supporting our organizationís mission,Ē says Milford Jenkins, Angus Foundation president. ďA great time and warm Angus fellowship shared by all make this a relaxing and enjoyable fundraising event each year for Angus golfers attending the NJAS.Ē

The 2017 event sponsor is NuTech Biosciences and Kentucky Nutrition Services, Lawrenceburg, Ky. The sponsorship was purchased during the 2017 Angus Bull Sale at the National Western Stock Show in Denver, Colo., this past January.

Eight additional sponsorship levels for individuals, farms and ranches are available. Each sponsorship level contains various promotional opportunities, including recognition in the tournament program, postevent news release, the Angus Journal, and the Angus Foundationís website and annual report. Available sponsors are: luncheon, beverage/player cart, club house, hole-in-one, gift, tee box, hole and flag. Sponsorship deadline is June 2.

Interested players may register until June 26. Adult golfer registration is $100 per player, and National Junior Angus Association (NJAA) member registration is $75 per player. After the deadline, a $10 late fee per player will apply to the rates.

More information about the annual golf tournament, as well as the event schedule, can be found at www.angusfoundation.org.

 

About Angus Foundation

Established as a 501(c)(3) organization in 1980, the Angus Foundation remains focused on its mission to support Angus education, youth and research. The organization has presented more than $2.4 million in youth scholarships since 1998, and has also invested more than $1 million in beef cattle research throughout the past decade.

For more information, contact the Angus Foundation at 816-383-5100 or visit www.angusfoundation.org.

 

ó Written by Sarah Hill, Angus Media.

 

ANGUS MEANS BUSINESS. The American Angus Association is the nationís largest beef breed organization, serving nearly 25,000 members across the United States and Canada. It provides programs and services to farmers, ranchers and others who rely on the power of Angus to produce quality genetics for the beef industry and quality beef for consumers.

For more information about Angus cattle and the American Angus Associationís programs and services, visit www.angus.org.

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