Monday, August, 8, 2016
Olympia Fields Country Club
2800 Country Club Drive
Olympia Fields, IL 60461
11:00AM Shotgun Start
Set your alarm for the shot gun start on Monday, August 8, 2016 for the Big Shoulders Fund Golf Classic at Olympia Fields.
Hit the links with more than 300 leading civic and corporate leaders from across the country as they participate in our Hole-in-One and Closest to the Pin contests, several raffles, both a silent and live auction, and much more. Always memorable and packed with fun, the Golf Classic raises funds for the Friends of Big Shoulders Scholarship Fund to help students study for a brighter future.
Sponsorship opportunities are available at multiple levels.
What You Can Do
Join the Golf Committee
Sponsor the event
Purchase a foursome
Purchase a single golfer
Attend the dinner and auctions
Donate an auction item
Donate to our golfer bags
Give a monetary donation
Volunteer in the morning, afternoon, or all day long
Please feel free to contact Amy Drozda if you would like information on joining the Golf Committee, volunteering during the event, or with any other questions you may have.
Director, Corporate Partnerships and Outreach
312.751.3850 ✶ firstname.lastname@example.org
2016 Golf Committee
Christina Kemper Gidwitz
Beth & John Long
Giancarlo Turano II
Golf Classic History
The Golf Classic raises funds for the Friends of Big Shoulders Scholarship which provides scholarships to deserving children who want to study for a brighter future in one of Chicago’s inner-city schools. The event’s continued success is due to a committed and active group of volunteers who comprise the Golf Classic Committee.
Facts about the Golf Classic
✶ Raised more than $5.8 million for scholarships
✶ Participants have played more than 3,850 rounds of golf
✶ Provided over $250,000 in raffle prize winnings
✶ Awarded more than 6,000 scholarships
✶ More than 60 dedicated volunteer committee members ensure the event is a success every year.