Lower Mainland: Charity Events / Event Reviews

Golding’s Girls Experience The Sweet Spot Of Life, One Swing At A Time

Last Updated on Sunday, 06 July 2014 19:57 Saturday, 05 July 2014 19:27

by Gayle Moss (www.golfgal-blog.com)

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Sixty years ago a priest in Southern Ontario gave a set of sawed-off hickory golf clubs to a tiny 5-year old girl who wanted to play golf.
 
Little did he know what an impact that gift would have on her life and that of thousands of young girls in some of the most poverty-stricken regions of Africa.
 
Little Ginny Golding fell in love with the game and went on to become the first female member of the PGA of British Columbia.
 
She is a pioneer for women’s golf in B.C. and the poster child for players who are committed to giving back through golf.

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Golf 4 A Cure Soars At Golden Eagle

Last Updated on Saturday, 26 October 2013 12:13 Saturday, 26 October 2013 11:45

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Golf 4 A Cure with the help of Golden Eagle Golf Club as title sponsor, a Division of Aquilini Properties raised over $20,000.00 at The Golf 4 A Cure Golf Tournament this year alone.
 
The cheque was presented to the BC Cancer Foundation on Wednesday October 16, 2013.
 
Funds still to arrive will equal a grand total of over $40,000.00, this is thanks to a matching gift to the BC Cancer Foundation by the Conconi family.

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It's Not Too Late To Golf For The Cure

Last Updated on Tuesday, 07 October 2008 01:58 Tuesday, 07 October 2008 01:46

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Golf Fore The Cure Gives Women Across The Country A Chance To Raise Money For Breast Cancer Research - Photo Courtesy RCGA


Interested in donating to the Canadian Cancer Society and helping battle breast cancer, but not sure how to help?

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Golf For Big Sisters 2007 Raises $65,000 At Beach Grove

Last Updated on Monday, 03 March 2008 22:09 Monday, 03 March 2008 03:12

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Big Sisters Charity Event Raises Big Money For Charity - Photo Courtesy Facility
Started in 1997 by Honourary Board Member Renate M. Mueller, Golf for Big Sisters is an annual charity golf tournament held each June at Beach Grove Golf Club in Tsawwassen to raise money for Big Sisters of BC Lower Mainland. This fun day includes a four-person Texas Scramble tournament, BBQ lunch, evening dinner & reception, silent auction, and lots of prizes.

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S.U.C.C.E.S.S. Charity Golf Tournament

Last Updated on Monday, 03 March 2008 02:59 Sunday, 03 February 2008 05:34

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Mayfair Lakes G&CC Was A Great Host For The 3rd Annual S.U.C.C.E.S.S. Foundation Charity Golf Tournament - Photo Courtesy Facility
VANCOUVER, September 4, 2007 - Organized by S.U.C.C.E.S.S. Foundation, the 3rd Annual S.U.C.C.E.S.S. Charity Golf Tournament, held at Mayfair Lakes Golf & Country Club in Richmond, has successfully raised over $110,000 to benefit S.U.C.C.E.S.S. programs and services for seniors, youths, women and families in need, language training, health and wellness education and counseling.

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