Veterans Appreciation 4 Person Best Shot

Where:  Waverly Municipal Golf Course

When:  September 11th

Time:  Shotgun Start at 9:00 A.M. with Flag Raising Ceremony at 8:30 A.M.

Who: Country Club event open to the public.

Cost:  $25 Entry Fee for Vets, $50 for Non-Vets and discounted for members

Prizes:  Riverside Golf & Hotel Stay, Isle of Capri Room & Buffets, Flight Prizes, and much more.

*includes golf, cart, and prizes

All proceeds benefit Retrieving Freedom

Sign up by calling 319-352-1530 or stopping by the Waverly Pro Shop

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$3K raised by Veterans Appreciation Golf Tourney

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Upcoming GIVE Golf Tournaments for 2014

Dubuque GIVE Golf Touranment

May 26th, 2014 – 6th Annual Memorial Golf Day – Westwood Golf Course, Newton, Iowa – Contact Hank Britton at 641-521-6564 for additional information.

June 8th, 2014 – Dubuque GIVE Golf Tournament – Bunker Hill Golf Course, Dubuque, Iowa – Check-in starts at 12:00 P.M. with tournament start at 1:00 P.M.  Contact Roger Slattery at 563-580-8452 or email him at rogers928@mchsi.com for additional information.

Dubuque GIVE Golf Tournament

Dubuque GIVE Golf Touranment

When:  June 9th, 2013

Where:  Bunker Hill Golf Course

Time:  1:00 P.M. Shotgun Start.  All players must be present by 12:00 P.M.

If you would like to participate, please contact Roger Slattery at 563-580-8452 or Bruce Rothenberger at 563-564-8942.

Deadline is June 2nd, 2013

Questions, please email Roger Slattery at Rogers928@mchsi.com.

 

Ryan Lord and GIVE Foundation Featured on HLN

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This segment was aired on HLN’s Robin Meade “Salute The Troops” franchise.  Ryan Lord, a retired Marine who was injured in Iraq with a brain injury, credits golf  and the Iowa PGA Section “GIVE” program to saving his life.  As you will see on the segment, Ryan was surprised with a trip to the Ryder Cup this week for himself and his fiance.  Ryan will be meeting with Captain Davis Love III on Thursday and HLN will air a  live segment on Friday a.m. which will show footage from his meeting with Captain Love Davis III.  On top of this, Ryan is an aspiring PGA Professional who will be entering the apprentice program after the Ryder Cup as he wishes to teach golf to other veterans who have  suffered injuries.    He is currently employed at Riverside Casino and Golf Resort in Riverside, Iowa.

The American Veteran GIVE & TEE Tournament Special

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This video was televised on the American Veteran which is a video news magazine designed to inform veterans, their families and their communities about the services and benefits they have earned through their service to America.

KCRG G.I.V.E. Coverage

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G.I.V.E. Kickoff Video

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This video displays video and still images captured at the G.I.V.E. (Golf for Injured Veterans Everywhere) Kickoff which was held at Riverside Casino and Golf Resort on Thursday, October 4th, 2007. Special thanks to Barry Sharp for providing images for video!