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Friendship Mission Receives $11,115 from Golf Tournament

Alabama News Network’s “Drive Out Homelessness” golf tournament has raised $11,115 for Friendship Mission, which provides emergency food and shelter to those in need. The event was held last month at Lagoon Park in Montgomery. Friendship Mission got its start in 1996 and helps 300 or more people every year. The goal is to help the homeless get back on…

Alabama News Network Golf Tournament to Benefit Friendship Mission and the Fight Against Homelessness

Alabama News Network is doing its part to fight homelessness in our area. We are hosting the Drive Out Homelessness Golf Tournament on Thursday, March 11, to benefit Friendship Mission. While many of us have been focused on the pandemic, homelessness has been around for much longer than COVID. Tara Davis, the executive directors of Friendship Mission, explains the problem…

Local Youth Organization Raises $20,000 in Golf Tournament

That’s My Child (TMC) hosted its first-ever charity golf tournament on Monday, Oct. 26. The inaugural tournament saw over 60 participants swinging in the tournament. The money raised is used to help the organization with its youth’s needs for success. Despite the pandemic and weather related issues, officials say they had an overwhelming out of people in the river region…

Local Boys and Girls Club Host 30th Charity Golf Tournament

The Boys and Girls Club of the River Region hosted their 30th annual golf and tennis charity tournament on Wednesday, Oct. 21. After being postponed in May due to the pandemic, the local non-profit held their events at Wynlakes Golf and Country club with over 130 participants. The club has raised over two million dollars in the past, and the…

Brantwood Children’s Home Host Annual Golf Tournament Thursday

The Brantwood Children’s Home will be hosting their annual “Fore The Love of Our Children” Golf Tournament this Thursday, Sept. 24 at Robert Trent Jones at Capitol Hill Prattville. The Golf Tournament will ultimately benefit the children and youth living at Brantwood. Funds raised through the Golf Tournament will assist with general operating expenses as well as building structure maintenance,…