Golf for Others

OSWEGO – Golfers in the Central New York region have an opportunity to send kids to summer camp and help Oswego County residents in distress while enjoying a day of golf at Battle Island State Golf Course on August 17.

Recently discussing plans for the Red Kettle Classic Tournament are members of the Salvation Army Advisory Board. From left: (seated) Captain Heather Odom, board chairman Tom Brown and Lieutenant Alberta Rakestraw (standing): advisory board members Theresa Sugar-Scanlon, Douglas Buske, Chip Pelton, Carol Dixon, Jacqueline Gregg, Nancy Close, and Cecelia Ladd.

The deadline for team registration is August 7.

The fourth annual Red Kettle Classic Tournament of Oswego County Salvation Army is scheduled for an 8 a.m. shotgun start.

Registration fee includes 18 holes of golf, use of a cart, snack, and lunch.

Dixon Golf will be on hand to run the Par 3 and Par 5 contests.

Prizes will be awarded, raffles and silent auction will be available, and there will be games such as long drive, closest to the pin, putting contest, putting string, mulligans, and skin game.

For more information or to register a team, contact Salvation Army Advisory Board chairman and tournament chairman Tom Brown at (315) 592-4988 or [email protected]

Electronic copies of a brochure, including the registration form, may be requested from Captain Heather Odom, [email protected]

Registrations must be received by August 7, at Oswego County Salvation Army, PO Box 146, Oswego, NY 13126.

Major sponsorships and opportunities for businesses or individuals to sponsor holes are available.

Sponsor names will be publicly displayed with signs on the course and promoted the day of the event.