Posted on 20th March 2019
Last year the Hospice held its annual Footgolf tournament, which was really successful, and not only raised almost £1,000, but was enjoyed by all who participated.
Because of the success of these events, we are holding another Footgolf Tournament on Thursday 16 May, again at Mid Sussex Golf Club, starting at 5.00pm, and we wanted to let you know in case your company or organisation would be interested in participating by putting up a team of four people, or indeed, more than one team. All the details are on the attached flyer, and if you are interested, a booking form is also attached, which we would like back by 30 April at the latest, together with the entry fee, which includes the game and a meal afterwards. A document showing the Rules of the game and a card of the course is also attached. Places are limited, so please confirm your booking as soon as you can.
Even if you can’t get up a team to play, we are looking for sponsorship again, which as before is £25 a hole, as well as “Silent Auction” and raffle prizes for the event.
Once again, many thanks for your interest in the Hospice. We have to raise around £7,200 per day to continue to provide our amazing professional caring and support services to terminally ill patients and their families throughout the Mid Sussex area, so you can appreciate we need all the backing and sponsorship we can get, especially from the local corporate business sector. We hope you will be able to participate in this event, either with a team on the Footgolf course, or as financial supporters or sponsors.
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