WINDERMERE, Fla. – The 2020 Miss Florida Golf Classic, which benefits the 2020 Miss Florida Scholarship Fund, will tee off on February 17, 2020, at The Golden Bear Club at Keene’s Pointe in Windemere, FL.
This inaugural event is organized by the Forevers Foundation, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to providing exceptional scholastic opportunities to young women. Over the last five years alone, contributions from generous sponsors and academic institutions enabled the Miss Florida Organization to make available over $300,000 in cash scholarships and $800,000 in in-kind scholarships to our Miss Florida candidates.
Individuals may participate for $200 per player or $750 per foursome.
The 18-hole outing will begin with an 8:30 AM shotgun start.
In addition to various scholarships for Miss Florida Candidates, special prizes will also be awarded to participants in the longest drive, closest to the pin and hole-in-one competitions. Sponsorships are available at various levels from $350 to $5000, with advertising materials to include posters, banners, website, the Miss Florida Competition program book (June 2020), email blasts, and press releases sent before and after the tournament.
Sponsors for the 2020 event include Advanced Recovery Systems; Cox Bradenton Chevrolet/Mazda; Walsh Banks Law; Raulerson Castillo & Company; Delleker, Wilson, King, McKenna, Ruffier, & Sos; Regalia Magnificent Apparel and Finery; Blezzo and Launch That.
ABOUT THE MISS FLORIDA ORGANIZATION
The 85th annual Miss Florida Competition will be held in June 2020 at the Youkey Theatre of the RP funding center in Lakeland, Florida. Candidates from across the state will compete for the title of Miss Florida 2020. The winner will receive academic scholarships and will advance to the 2021 Miss America Competition. Over the last five years alone, contributions from generous sponsors and academic institutions enabled the Miss Florida organization to make available over $300,000 in cash scholarships and $800,000 in in-kind scholarships to our miss Florida candidates. Tuition costs are on the rise and many young women dream of scholarships to help the increasing expense of higher education period our organization is committed to making that dream a reality!
ABOUT THE GOLDEN BEAR GOLF CLUB AT KEENE’S POINTE
The Golden Bear Club is a Jack Nicklaus Signature-designed course. Since its opening, it has become the centerpiece of the prestigious community of Keene’s Pointe. This phenomenal private country club is bordered by the Butler Chain of Lakes and features majestic oaks, towering cypress trees, and all types of natural flora. The layout, always in impeccable playing condition, will test your mettle, challenge your skills, and reward your prowess. The club also features a massive, luxurious clubhouse facility offering panoramic views of both #9 and #18 finishing holes. An impressive way to experience a memorable round is as a ‘member for the day’.
ABOUT THE MISS AMERICA ORGANIZATION
The Miss America organization, of 501(c)(4), is one of the most recognizable household names in America, working to empower young women through education and service. The Miss America Organization is comprised of 51 licensed state organizations, including all 50 states and the District of Columbia. Miss America candidates contribute tens of thousands of community service hours annually and have raised more than $17 million for Children's Miracle Network Hospitals and Miss America scholarships since 2007. The Miss America Foundation, a 501(c)(3), provides academic, community service, and other scholarships to young women.