JFS vs. JCC Golf Tournament Raises $45,000 for Agencies’ Programs

Posted on June 03, 2014

The JFS vs JCC Golf Tournament, a collaborative fundraising event between Jewish Family Service and the Milton and Betty Katz Jewish Community Center raised more than $45,000 to benefit the agencies’ mission to provide programs and services that enhance and enrich the lives of individuals and families in Atlantic County. On Thursday, May 29th at Linwood Country Club, more than 120 golfers teed off to represent their agency.

While Team JCC walked away with the sought-after winner’s trophy, it was a great day had by all attendees.  The trophy will be displayed in the JCC lobby until next year’s rematch golf tournament.

In addition to friendly competition, the JFS vs JCC Golf Tournament featured many exciting on-course contests such as closest to the pin, a putting contest and chip off the back deck.  Many holes also featured fun activities including beer and liquor tastings as well as food samplings and snacks. Golfers walked away with great prizes such as Phillies tickets, foursomes to area golf courses and free lawn care. David & Sherri Anapolle claimed the “Dine Around for a Year” raffle grand prize which included twelve $100 gift certificates to local restaurants. Other attendees won prizes such as a JCC membership and Summer Series package, tickets to the Bay Atlantic Symphony, overnight stay at Golden Nugget and car washes for a year.

To view pictures from the JFS vs JCC Golf Tournament, please visit the JFS Facebook page at www.facebook.com/jfsatlantic.