Business professionals are invited to participate in local charity golf tournament.
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., Aug. 3, 2017 – The Colorado Institute for Social Impact (formerly Better Business Bureau of Southern Colorado Foundation) and Air Academy Federal Credit Union Foundation have teamed up to present the 14th annual “Going for the Green Golf Classic” at 8:30 a.m. on Monday, Aug. 14, at The Country Club of Colorado at Cheyenne Mountain Resort, 125 E. Clubhouse Drive, 80906.
All proceeds from the Golf Classic go toward supporting the outreach and education efforts of both organizations. Business professionals are invited to join in some friendly competition and networking.
“The credit union philosophy of ‘People Helping People’ is magnified with the help of the BBB,” said Brad Barnes, chief financial officer of Air Academy Federal Credit Union. “Our organizations are so well-aligned this Golf Classic gives us both an opportunity each year to give back to our Southern Colorado community.”
“We appreciate our partnership with Air Academy Federal Credit Union and the opportunity to positively impact the community through this fundraiser,” said Jonathan Liebert, CEO of the BBB. “It’s also a great time for business professionals to network and make new connections.”
Sponsors of the event include Alloya Corporate Federal Credit Union, Allied Solutions LLC, CDW, and Cumulus Media radio stations Xtra Sports 1300 and AM 740 KVOR.
Tickets for individuals are $195 per person, and foursomes can play for $700. Players will have access to a post-event Awards Luncheon.
Registration will be from 7:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m., and a shotgun start at 8:30 a.m. To register for this event, visit bbbsc.org.
ABOUT COLORADO INSTITUTE FOR SOCIAL IMPACT
Formerly the Better Business Bureau of Southern Colorado Foundation, the Colorado Institute for Social Impact (CI4SI) is focused on serving social impact organizations with access to education and resources. CI4SI also seeks to increase awareness amongst consumers about these types of entities and how their money goes further when they purchase products from a social impact business. Our mission is to “Harness Social Impact to accelerate the evolution of business.”
ABOUT AIR ACADEMY FEDERAL CREDIT UNION’S FOUNDATION
Air Academy Federal Credit Union’s Foundation promotes education and life-long financial responsibility for people of all ages. The Foundation accomplishes this by focusing on activities specific to an individual’s life-phase. We educate teachers to appreciate and promote the benefits of financial literacy to students by awarding grants, internships, seminars and scholarships. The Foundation also provides community-based general educational support by serving as a bridge between area school systems, and the public and private sectors.
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