16th annual Golf for a Child Invitational to benefit kids in need

  • The annual Golf for a Child Invitational to benefit CASA Kane County attracts hundreds of golfers to the Royal Fox and St. Charles Country Clubs in St. Charles.

    The annual Golf for a Child Invitational to benefit CASA Kane County attracts hundreds of golfers to the Royal Fox and St. Charles Country Clubs in St. Charles. Courtesy of CASA Kane County

  • The annual Golf for a Child Invitational on Monday, Aug. 26, will raise funds for the court-appointed special advocate organization that serves over 500 children each year in Kane County.

    The annual Golf for a Child Invitational on Monday, Aug. 26, will raise funds for the court-appointed special advocate organization that serves over 500 children each year in Kane County. Courtesy of CASA Kane County

 
Submitted by CASA Kane County
Updated 8/19/2019 9:57 PM

CASA Kane County's 16th annual Golf for a Child Invitational will be held on Monday, Aug. 26, at the Royal Fox and St. Charles Country Clubs.

The annual event attracts nearly 300 golfers throughout the Chicago area to raise needed funding for the court appointed special advocate organization in Kane County that serves over 500 children each year.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                       
 

CASA Kane County is proud to honor Mike West, vice president of sales for the food, specialty and club businesses at The Hershey Company, as the honorary chairman of this year's Golf for a Child Invitational! His ongoing support over the years has benefited thousands of youth in care during a tumultuous time in their lives.

The event sponsors include The Hershey Company and St. Charles Bank and Trust, a Wintrust Corp., for leading the way as the Gold Sponsors.

In addition, they thank Silver and Bronze Sponsors: Gary Hansberger; Fox Valley Auto Group; William F. Meyer Co.; Anchor Spa and Pool Inc.; Asphalt Operating Services LLC; Burn's & McDonnell; CIBC; Corcoran Commercial Real Estate; Dolan Murphy Real Estate; Griffin | Williams LLP; KSA Lighting + Controls; STV Incorporated; V3 Companies of Illinois Ltd.; Collins Engineers Inc.; Cordogan Clark & Associates; TranSystems Corporation; Citibank; CDM Smith/Peralte-Clark; and Meyers & Flowers LLC.

Tickets to play in the golf outing are almost sold out, but a few foursomes still remain.

To register for the event, visit www.casakanecounty.org or call the CASA Kane County Advancement office at (630) 444-3108.

If you cannot play in this year's outing, but would like to contribute in other ways, you can purchase a hole sponsorship sign, program book advertisement or a chance to win a trip to the 2020 Masters event in Augusta, Georgia!

For over 30 years, CASA Kane County has been recruiting, training and supervising community volunteers who serve as court appointed special advocates and the guardian ad litem for children in court due to abuse, neglect or private guardianship. The CASA volunteer acts as the eyes and ears of the judge to help make the best decision for a safe, caring and permanent home for each child. They are currently recruiting CASA/GAL volunteers to ensure we meet the needs of every child that comes into care.

If you are interested in learning more, contact (630) 232-4484 to attend one of the upcoming general information meetings.

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