"There will be a $10,000 prize for a hole in one at the 'Turkey Tee Off' on Saturday," said golf tournament co-chairman Mike Becker.
The 4th annual "Turkey Tee Off" golf tournament will be held on Saturday, November 8 at Cedar Crest Golf Course to benefit the Child Advocacy Centers in Rutherford and Cannon Counties.
Cost for the tournament is $75 per golfer. Breakfast and registration will begin at 8 a.m. and golfers will tee off at 9 a.m.
Breakfast will be provided by Lewis Bakeries and Donut Country. A Turkey Gobbler luncheon provided by Slick Pig will be held immediately following the tournament. Prizes will be presented during the luncheon.
"During this Thanksgiving season, the Child Advocacy Center is very grateful for the 'Turkey Tee Off' presenting sponsor CRF Properties and all the local businesses and individuals that are partnering with us to make the Turkey Tee Off a huge success," said Child Advocacy Center director Sharon De Boer.
2014 Turkey Tee Off sponsors include Backer - Springfield, Carpets by Ozburn, C&K Hardwood, Dean Concrete, Farrer Bros. Excavating, Farrer Bros. Hardware, General Mills, Golf Carts for Less, Ingram Content Group, Lane Dentistry, Middle Tennessee Natural Gas, Elizabeth Renegar Parker, Ross Financial Planning, Smith Painting, Team Electrical Contracting, Waldron Fann and Parsley Attorneys, and Bill and Lucy Whitesell.
Proceeds from this event will fund services for child abuse victims. In the last 14 years, the Child Protective Investigative Team has worked together to investigate and prosecute over 10,000 child abuse casesand assisted over 14,500 individuals in Rutherford and Cannon Counties.
Levels of event sponsorship range from $2,500 to $50. For $2,500 your business can be one of the presenting sponsors. For $500 -$2,499, your business can be one of the sponsors. For $300, you can be a team captain for a team of four golfers. For $75, an individual can golf. For $50 your business can have a tee box sign.
"We are looking forward to a sunny 57 degree day on Saturday for the golf tournament. It is not too late for other businesses and golfers to get involved," said Becker.
If you would like to sponsor the event, make a contribution, or golf in the tournament please contact the Child Advocacy Center of Rutherford County at (615) 867-9000 or the Cannon County Child Advocacy Center at (615) 563-9915.