Golf enthusiasts are invited to attend Iowa Lakes Community College’s Kossuth County Scholarship Golf Outing set for Friday, June 6. Registration and lunch will begin at 11 a.m., followed by a noon shotgun start. A short awards program will follow play. This year there is a “$15.00 Pork Tenderloin Lunch Only” option too.
The event features a 9-hole, four-person team ‘best shot’ tournament format at River Road Golf Club in Algona. Participants will have the opportunity to take part in games, contests and raffles throughout the afternoon to help raise scholarship funds. All proceeds benefit scholarships for students residing in Kossuth County attending Iowa Lakes Community College.
This year’s event will feature a hole-in-one contest. The $10,000 prize contest will be sponsored by Helmers Insurance of Algona.
Raffle tickets for a package including: four Minnesota Twins vs KC Royals; 4 coupons for Dairy Queen Blizzard at the game; one-night stay at the Courtyard Marriott; $50 gift certificate to Loop Bar, Mall of America Coupon Book, two Nickelodeon Universe passes, and two Moose Mountain passes are now available to purchase. Raffle tickets may be purchased at the Iowa Lakes Algona Campus, Helmers Insurance, or by contacting the Foundation Office at 800-242-5106 ext. 4425. Tickets are $5 each or 3 for $10. Winner need not to be present to win. The winner will be drawn during the event awards ceremony.
“This is a great line-up for the 2014 Kossuth County Golf Outing,” remarked Jolene Rogers, Community and Business Relations Executive Director. “We have a great course to play on, many ways to win excellent prizes, and the satisfaction of supporting our Kossuth County students in the process.”
Special thanks to the sponsors who have committed to date: Algona Plumbing and Heating, Aluma –Bancroft, American Glass Co., Avera Holy Family, Bob Boland Ford, BTC Capital Management, Cozzini Inc., Deitering Brothers Inc., Heartland Mutual Insurance Association, Helmers Insurance Agency, Inc., Iowa State Bank, Kingston Life & Health, KLGA-AM / KLGA-FM Radio, KICD-AM / CD 107.7-FM / LITE 104.9-FM, KILR Radio, Motor Inn - Algona, Northwest Bank, Pharmacists Mutual, River Road Golf Course, The Water Connection and West Iowa Bank.
Area businesses or individuals wishing to sponsor or golf this event should call the Foundations Office at 800-242-5106 ext. 4425 or visit www.iowalakes.edu/events.