June 9: Golf outing to provide funds for CLC student scholarships

Posted5/27/2014 10:17 AM

The College of Lake County Foundation invites all golfers to its annual Joan Legat Memorial Golf Outing on Monday, June 9 at the Glen Flora Country Club, 2200 N. Sheridan Road, Waukegan. The event benefits the Foundation's scholarship fund. Golfers will enjoy a day filled with fun and friendly competition while helping deserving CLC students reach their educational goals.

In fiscal year 2013, the Foundation provided $454,231 in scholarships to 383 deserving CLC students. To learn more about the Foundation's current scholarship campaign "Changing Lives," visit www.clcillinois.edu/changinglives.

This year's outing will begin with registration at 10:30 a.m. and lunch at 11 a.m., followed by a shotgun start at noon, with four hole-in-one contests (two holes with $10,000 cash prizes and two holes where the prize is a new car). Opportunities for companies to sponsor a tee and green or contest are still available. At the conclusion of the 18 hole "scramble" tournament, the event will continue with cocktails, hors d'oeuvres and a silent auction, followed by an awards dinner. Tickets are $275 per person for the full event or $50 for the reception and dinner only. For more information, visit www.clcillinois.edu/foundationgiving and click on the golf outing announcement, or call (847) 543-2400.

Sponsors for the Joan Legat Memorial Golf Outing include Legat Architects, Air Con Refrigeration and Heating, First Bank of Highland Park, First Midwest Bank, R. J. Galla Company, Inc., KJWW Engineering, Liberty Auto City, Manhard Consulting LTD, North Shore Trust & Savings, Robbins Schwartz and West Bend Mutual Insurance Co.