19th Annual Golf For Kids Sake Event Held In Mansfield

  • 7/14/2017 12:26:49 PM
  • WMFD Digital Team
  • Local News

MANSFIELD, OH - On Friday, Big Brothers Big Sisters held their 19th annual Golf for Kids' Sake event at the Oak Tree Golf Club.

This event was designed to raise money and awareness for kids in the program. The program pairs up kids in need with a mentor to help them grow and strengthen the community as a whole.

This event had a turnout of approximately 116 golfing participants as well as numerous volunteers. Raffle tickets were also available to purchase for the chance to win prizes that were donated by businesses.

The proceeds also benefitted the Big Brothers Big Sisters program.

Jim Nicholson, Executive Director of Big Brothers Big Sisters of North Central Ohio, stated that they hoped to raise a little over $10,000 by the end of the day.

You can learn more about this program, and how you can help a child in your community by visiting Big Brothers Big Sisters' website, www.tobeabig.com.

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