Murfreesboro, TN -- Special Kids has invited local golfers and other supporters to take part in the 2020 Special Kids Fall Golf Classic, hosted by Cedar Crest Golf Club (7972 Mona Road, Murfreesboro, TN, 37129) on Friday, October 23rd.
The event will be held as an in-person tournament featuring a “shotgun start” for participating teams. Similar to the spring tournament
, the event will include social distancing guidelines and health-based adjustments in accordance with the CDC, state health officials, and representatives from Cedar Crest Golf Club.
Registration begins at 11 AM with the "shotgun start" at 12 PM on Friday, October 23. (The event was originally scheduled to start at 1 PM, but has been rescheduled to earlier in the day to accommodate a record number of teams and ensure each are able to complete their play.) Each player will receive 18 holes of golf and a catered lunch, along with promotional items provided by event sponsors.
The “Featured Child” for the 2020 Special Kids Fall Golf Classic is Lourdess Nedd. “The simple mention of the name “Lourdess” on the Special Kids campus can bring a smile to anyone’s face. To the hands that take care of her in the nursing and therapy buildings, her resolve gives hope. To the hearts that feel for the challenges she faces every day, elsewhere in our support office, her story inspires us on our most challenging days. To the minds that pray for her campus-wide, Lourdess is everything Special Kids represents: a child of God, and a gift from the Lord. (Psalm 127:3)” Supporters are encouraged to read more of her story by visiting www.specialkidstn.com.
Special Kids is a Christian therapy and nursing center for children with special needs. The Murfreesboro-based ministry started with one child in 1998 and has grown to serve over 4,500 children from 19 counties in middle Tennessee. For more information on Special Kids, please visit specialkidstn.com or call 615.893.4892.