(Statham, Ga.) The Georgia Club Foundation is excited to announce The Third Annual Celebrity Golf Tournament and Auction. This exciting event will take place on Saturday, July 31, 2010. All proceeds from the event will benefit the Food Bank of Northeast Georgia and The Georgia Club Foundation. Join us for a day of golf and giving, featuring Master of Ceremonies, retired UGA Gym Dogs Coach Suzanne Yoculan.

Golf Tournament
The day begins with a morning golf tournament on our beautiful Chancellors Course. Teams of four will play with a celebrity for nine holes. The registration fee is $200 per person or $800 per team. Fee includes green fees, cart fees, breakfast, beverages on the course, tee gift and lunch ticket. To register yourself or a team for the tournament, please call (770) 725-8101, or click here to download the registration form.

Celebrities scheduled to appear as of 6/4 include:
  • Mike Cavan, former UGA football player and coach
  • Briana Jewett, former Miss UGA 2009-2010
  • David Chandley, WSB-TV Channel 2 meteorologist
  • George Patton, former UGA football player
  • Jay Clark, UGA Gym Dogs head coach
  • Matt Stinchcomb, former UGA and NFL football player
  • Jeff Dantzler, Voice of the UGA Bulldogs
  • Allen Tibbets, Magic 102.1 radio host
  • Jim Donnan, former UGA football coach
  • O'Neill Williams, Outdoor television host
  • Bill Hartman, retired WSB-TV Channel 2 sports anchor/reporter
  • Ransom Jackson, former MLB and NFL player
  • Kelley Hester, UGA Women's Golf head coach

    Lunch & Auction:
    Join us after the golf tournament for a Lunch & Auction. Mingle with celebrities, enjoy The Georgia Club's finest BBQ and host wine/beer bar and place bids on prized auction items like an EZ-GO Golf Cart, Private Helicopter Tour, Mountain Cabin Stay and many other unique items.

    *We have an extremely limited number of Lunch tickets that will be distributed on a first-come-first-served basis. We cannot guarantee everyone a Lunch ticket. We will do all that we can to accommodate as many Lunch attendees as possible. Lunch tickets are only available in The Georgia Club Membership and Administration Office, so please visit the Admin Office or call (770) 725-8107.

    The Yoculan Drop:
    Don't miss this grand sight, as Master of Ceremonies Suzanne Yoculan lifts off in a helicopter over the #9 Silver hole and decides your fate in the Yoculan Drop. This event consists of two aerial ball drops. Test your fate by purchasing a chance to win one of these great prizes. Or, forego luck and purchase as many golf balls as you would like!

    Black Ball: $25
    The ball closest to the hole will receive 50% of the cash total!

    Red Ball: $50
    The ball closest to the hole will win a trip for 2 to play Seaside Golf Course at Sea Island. The trip includes lunch and travel by private jet. To purchase golf balls for the Yoculan Drop, please call (770) 725-8107. *You do not have to be present to win.

    About The Georgia Club Foundation
    The Georgia Club Foundation, Inc. is a community foundation established in 2006. Since its inception, over 20 local organizations and thousands of individuals have been served through donations and volunteer support. In 2009, The Foundation allocated over $36,300 to local community organizations and programs. The Georgia Club residents and members and citizens of the greater community have played a large role in the organization’s success.

    About The Georgia Club
    Featuring classic Southern architecture, generous green space and nostalgic streetscapes, The Georgia Club is a privately-owned golf community offering a 27-hole Denis Griffiths-designed championship golf course and an amenities village with swimming, tennis, and fitness. Conveniently located within 12 miles of Athens and less than 40 miles from metro Atlanta, a variety of home offerings are available to suit every lifestyle; priced from the $400,000's to over $1 million.

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