• SD Gunner Fund Raises More Than $10,000 at Their Inaugural Fore Paws Classic Charity Golf Tournament

    SD GUNNER FUND RAISES MORE THAN $10,000 AT THEIR INAUGURAL FORE PAWS CLASSIC CHARITY GOLF TOURNAMENT 41 GOLFERS PARTICIPATED IN 18 HOLES OF GOLF AT THE SAVANNAH QUARTERS GOLF CLUB, RAISING FUNDS FOR SERVICE DOGS, THERAPY DOGS, VETERANS, FIRST RESPONDERS, AND EXCEPTIONAL CHILDREN. THE SD GUNNER FUND HOSTED ITS INAUGURAL CHARITY GOLF TOURNAMENT IN POOLER, GEORGIA ON FRIDAY, OCTOBER 9, 2020. APPROXIMATELY $10,000 WAS RAISED TO SUPPORT THE SERVICE AND THERAPY DOG PROGRAM THAT BENEFITS LOCAL VETERANS, FIRST RESPONDERS, AND EXCEPTIONAL CHILDREN. TO DATE, THE SD GUNNER FUND HAS PROVIDED ROUGHLY 65 SERVICE AND THERAPY DOGS TO THE LOCAL COMMUNITY. “THE 2020 FORE PAWS CLASSIC GOLF TOURNAMENT AT SAVANNAH QUARTERS GOLF CLUB WAS A HUGE SUCCESS THIS YEAR! AFTER A ROUGH COUPLE OF MONTHS DUE TO COVID, THIS EVENT WAS PERFECT TIMING. THE GOLF COURSE WAS IN SPECTACULAR CONDITION AND WE’RE ALREADY LOOKING FORWARD TO NEXT YEAR’S EVENT. THANK YOU TO TERESA COWART AND THE TERESA COWEART REAL ESTATE TEAM FOR BEING OUR TITLE SPONSOR THIS YEAR! ALSO, THANKS TO ALL THE VOLUNTEERS WHO HELPED PUT IT TOGETHER. WE COULDN’T HAVE DONE IT WITHOUT YOU.” TOURNAMENT PARTICIPANTS ENJOYED A CHALLENGING COMPETITION IN ADDITION TO 18 HOLES OF GOLF TOURNAMENT PLAY. THEIR MULLIGAN PACKAGES INCLUDED USING ONE THE SD GUNNER FUND SERVICE DOGS, POPPY, TO PICK UP THEIR GOLF BALL AND DROP IT IN THE HOLE FOR A HOLE IN ONE! ACTIVITIES INCLUDED CLOSEST TO PIN COMPETITIONS AS WELL AS “PING THE FLAMINGO” (GOLFERS HAD TO HIT AN 8-FOOT WIDE HOT PINK FLAMINGO FROM ROUGHLY 80 YARDS). ONE LUCKY GOLFER WALKED AWAY WITH A TRIP TO ACAPULCO, MEXICO AFTER WINNING THE “PING THE FLAMINGO” COMPETITION. “IT IS SUCH AN HONOR TO BE ABLE TO HOST MEMBERS OF THE LOCAL POOLER AND SAVANNAH COMMUNITY AND SUPPORTERS OF THE ORGANIZATION IN OUR INAUGURAL GOLF TOURNAMENT” SAYS BRITNEE KINARD, EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF SD GUNNER FUND. “WE ARE SO LUCKY TO BE ABLE TO PLAY SUCH AN OUTSTANDING GOLF COURSE IN THE AREA AND WORK WITH THE INCREDIBLE STAFF OF THE SAVANNAH QUARTERS” A HUGE THANK YOU GOES OUT TO THE SPONSORS WHO HELPED MAKE THE CHARITY GOLF TOURNAMENT AN EXCITING AND SUCCESSFUL FUNDRAISING EVENT. TO LEARN MORE ABOUT SD GUNNER FUND, THEIR UPCOMING EVENTS, OR HOW YOU CAN DONATE… PLEASE VISIT WWW.SDGUNNER.ORG OR WWW.FACEBOOK.COM/SDGUNNER

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