The 5th Annual BIG Golf Classic took place this year on September 25th at Bearpath Golf & Country Club in Eden Prairie. It was a great day on the course with a turn-out of 116 players who participated in the event. Foursomes included employees, clients, vendors, and friends of Business Impact Group (BIG).
Players were treated to Titleist golf balls, Puma vests, and Puma golf shoes. The afternoon was followed by a happy hour and dinner at the clubhouse where prizes were awarded for the Top 4 Teams, Longest Putts, Closest to the Pin and Longest Drives. Prizes included Maui Jim sunglasses, YETI coolers, VIZIO Flat Screen TV’s, Nike golf clubs, and Ogio suitcases.
Business Impact Group would like to thank the players and participants of this year’s BIG Golf Classic for helping raise over $50,000 of which $10,000 was donated to this year’s benefactor, Folds of Honor.
“Thank you to all of you who joined us for the 5th Annual BIG Golf Classic benefiting the Folds of Honor Foundation and some of our other great charities. It turned out to be a great day on the course for great causes. As I mentioned at the event, I can’t thank our supplier partners, my personal friends, and most importantly our clients, for clearing their calendar to enjoy the day with us. I am grateful for the relationships that have formed throughout the years and hope to see you will plan to attend our great event again next year!” Stated BIG President & CEO, Paul Taunton.
About Star Foundation
BIG’s Star Foundation focuses on the health of people and children. They believe ordinary people can come together and achieve extraordinary things. The Star Foundation provides a clean and convenient water source to a community of 1,500+ in Ghana, Africa. Business Impact Group is happy to announce that we have successfully drilled for, and piped water into a small village in Ghana. BIG encourages its employees to be part of their corporate culture, which believes in sharing time and resources to enrich their local communities around them.
About Folds of Honor
Folds of Honor provides educational scholarships to the children and spouses of our fallen and disabled service members while serving our nation. Of the million-plus dependents adversely affected by deployments, nearly 9 out of 10 do not qualify for federal scholarship assistance. Since 2007, Folds of Honor has carried forth this singular noble mission. To close the gap, providing educational support to spouses and children of America’s fallen and disabled-service members.