2019 Chipping for Charity GOLF OUTING - RECIPIENT APPLICATION PROCESS OPEN!

EHTC IS SEARCHING FOR THE RECIPIENT OF THE 2019 CHIPPING FOR CHARITY GOLF OUTING

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From now until February 15, 2019, EHTC is accepting proposals from community organizations as to why they should become the recipient of this year’s 32nd Annual Chipping for Charity Golf Outing. The outing, which will be held on Wednesday, June 26, 2019 at Scott Lake Country Club in Comstock Park, MI, is an opportunity to raise money for a local organization where the money from the event would significantly impact the charity.

To be considered as the 2019 Chipping for Charity recipient, please submit the following:

  • Most recent annual financial statements
  • Copy of Form 990
  • Literature explaining what the organization does
  • Board of Directors listing
  • How the money will be used
  • How many of your organization's volunteers will be willing to participate (typically 6-8 requested)
  • A mailing list to send invitations

Below are some of EHTC's guidelines used in selecting a not-for-profit:

  • The money would significantly impact the charity
  • The money would stay locally
  • EHTC would be able to send charity donors and volunteers invitations
  • The organization would participate in the event (with volunteers, etc.)

To submit a proposal for the upcoming 2019 Chipping for Charity, not-for-profit organizations must send in their proposal by February 15, 2019 to:

 

EHTC, Attn: Chipping for Charity, 2301 East Paris Avenue SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49546

 

For questions, please contact Jill Bosnjak at (616) 575-3482 or JillB@ehtc.com. To view a complete list of past recipients, please go to http://www.ehtc.com/about/community/.

Chipping for Charity, since its inception in 1987, has raised over $290,000 for local charities. Our team views this event as an opportunity to help communities by donating to a worthy, local charity and enjoying a day of golf, fun, and camaraderie. Participants may golf, attend the reception, sponsor a sign at one of the tees, donate to the charity, or donate door prizes.

On June 27, 2018, $20,000 was raised for Children with Hair Loss, making this the most successful Chipping for Charity Golf Outing to date! The total raised in all Chipping for charity golf Outings totals over $290,000.

On September 20, 2017, $18,300 was raised for Great Sports, Great Kids.

On October 19, 2016 (rescheduled due to a rain delay), $11,300 was raised for Women's Resource Center.

On September 23, 2015, $10,000 was raised for Ele's Place.

On September 18, 2013 approximately $6,000 was raised for South End Community Outreach Ministries (SECOM).

Since 1987, we have raised over a total of $252,000 for these charities:

 

  • Mercy Respite
  • ALA
  • Halcyon
  • Rose Haven
  • Christian Learning Center
  • Literacy Council
  • UCOM
  • Traveling Grannies and Grandpas
  • Northoek Academy
  • In the Image
  • Good Homes, Inc.
  • Black Education Excellence Program (BEEP)
  • Adoptive Family Support Network
  • Grand Rapids Opportunities for Women (GROW)
  • Home Repair Services of Kent County
  • North Kent Service Center
  • Genesis NonProfit Housing Center
  • Gerontology Network's Experience Corps Program
  • CLC Network's Horizons Program & Ready for Life Academy
  • Gilda's Club Grand Rapids
  • Children's Assessment Center
  • The Family Hope Foundation
  • Hospice of Michigan
  • South End Community Outreach Ministries (SECOM)
  • Ele's Place (Grand Rapids)
  • Women's Resource Center
  • Great Sports, Great Kids
  • Children with Hair Loss

Plan on joining the EHTC team at our 32nd annual Chipping for Charity Golf outing on Wednesday, June 26, 2019 at Scott Lake Country Club in Comstock Park, MI.