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Press Release

Catholic Charities Announces $1 Million Hole-in-One Prize for July 15 Golf Outing

Spalding Golf Outing
When: Monday, July 15, 2013
Where: NorthBrook Country Club | CLICK HERE map/directions
Sponsor: Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Green Bay
Why: Supports services in 16 northeast Wisconsin counties
Register: (920) 272-8234
Online: www.newcatholiccharities.org
Deadline: July 10

CC-logoGREEN BAY, Wis. (June 24, 2013) -- Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Green Bay has announced a $1 million hole-in-one prize at its 21st Annual Catholic Charities Spalding Golf Outing. A lucky contestant will have an opportunity to take a shot at the prize sponsored in part by WPS Health Insurance. The golf outing will be held Monday, July 15, at NorthBrook Country Club in Luxemburg | CLICK HERE map/directions.

Proceeds will benefit Catholic Charities, a non-profit social services agency of the Diocese of Green Bay that provides services based on Christian values to individuals, families and the community in 16 counties throughout northeast Wisconsin. The golf outing is named for Rev. William J. Spalding, past director of Catholic Charities.

Catholic Charities Depends on Generosity to Provide Services

"Catholic Charities is dependent on the generosity of others to ensure that services to the most vulnerable among us can be provided," said Ted Phernetton, director of Catholic Charities. "Our golf event supports our efforts to serve. We are so very thankful to all those who support and attend our event."

Other hole-in-one prizes include a Hawaiian vacation and an iPad. Cost of the event is $125 per golfer, which includes 18 holes of golf with a cart, door prizes, lunch and dinner.

For registration information, call the Green Bay office of Catholic Charities at (920) 272-8234 or visit www.newcatholiccharities.org. The registration deadline is Wednesday, July 10.


Who We Are

The Catholic Diocese of Green Bay works to bring the Good News of Jesus Christ by helping people in need and by providing academic, leadership and spiritual formation opportunities to parish and school leaders. Established in 1868, the Diocese is composed of 324,000 Catholics in 16 counties: Brown, Calumet, Door, Florence, Forest, Kewaunee, Langlade, Manitowoc, Marinette, Menominee, Oconto, Outagamie, Shawano, Waupaca, Waushara and Winnebago.


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