2013 Richard Purkey Memorial Golf Tournament
On Friday October 11, 2013 STI Group will hold the Richard Purkey Memorial Golf Tournament at Bayou Din Golf Club benefiting the Southeast Texas Food Bank. The Southeast Texas Food Bank’s mission is to lead the fight against hunger and inadequate nutrition in Southeast Texas.
Registration will begin at 7:00 a.m., followed by an 8:00 a.m. shotgun start for the four scramble-format tournament. Enjoy the many fine eats along the way to your final tee. Teams (four players) are $500 each.
Tournament Sponsorship Opportunities
Platinum $5,000 = Provides 20,000 Meals to Hungry Southeast Texans
Includes hole sponsorship, plaque, and name recognition in all forms of media.
Gold $2,000 = Provides 10,000 Meals to Hungry Southeast Texans
Includes hole sponsorship, plaque, and name recognition on tournament banner.
Silver $1000 Sponsor = Provides 4,000 Meals to Hungry Southeast Texans
Includes hole sponsorship, plaque, name on tournament banner.
Bronze $500 Sponsor = Provides 2,000 Meals to Hungry Southeast Texans
Includes hole sponsorship, plaque, and name on tournament banner.
Other Sponsorship Opportunities: $1000 Cart Sponsor (Only 2 Spots Available), $200 Hole Sponsor
In the State of Texas, 1 in every 4 children lives in poverty and about 15% of the elderly in Southeast Texas live in poverty. The function of this tournament is to raise funds to initiate the vital, continued support against the hunger struggle. Every dollar raised will supply four meals for the Southeast Texas Food Bank.
Sponsorship packages for this event are still available. Download the form or Contact Catherine Walker with the STI Group at (409) 994-3570 for more information.
About the Southeast Texas Food Bank
Over 20,000 households receive food each month from member agencies of the Southeast Texas Food Bank. They serve the counties of Jefferson, Orange, Hardin, Jasper, Newton, Polk, Sabine, and Tyler. They distribute to approximately 130 nonprofit agencies within these 8 counties. Their partner agencies preparing meals provide approximately 200,000 meals to people in need each month. The Southeast Texas Food Bank has six diverse programs within their network: School Tools, Nutrition Education Classes, Mobile Pantry, Backpack Program, Retail Store Pickup Program, and Texas Second Chance.
About STI Group and Richard Purkey
STI Group is celebrating its 35th year in business since Richard Purkey opened an 8000 sq ft sheet metal shop named Southeast Texas Metal Works. Today STI Group has evolved into one of the largest fabrication and industrial services companies in Southeast Texas. This growth has afforded STI Group the opportunity to give back to those in need through numerous charitable donations and events.
All checks made payable to:
Southeast Texas Industries
ATTN: Catherine Walker
P.O. Box 1449
Buna, TX 77612
Fax: (409) 994-5369
For more information call Franky Williams (409) 994-3570. For cooking opportunities email Gene Purkey at firstname.lastname@example.org.