72SOLD named title sponsor for celebrity golf tournament
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72SOLD is sponsoring the 2022 Every Kid Counts Celebrity Golf Tournament on Monday, Nov. 7, at the Ancala Country Club, 11700 E. Via Linda in Scottsdale.
The event is in partnership with Arizona Major League Alumni, an organization with a mission to promote the game of baseball by involving former Major League players in activities that inspire today’s youth and raise philanthropic funds, according to a press release.
Every Kid Counts is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization meant to work toward the betterment of the community’s children. Assistance is provided to the community’s youth through educational, athletic, and philanthropic programs with the aim to create a well-balanced sociological life.
This is the 28th year for the annual golf tournament, the release states.
“Youth who participate in our programs are provided with a unique opportunity to learn, be involved, and find solutions to the challenges we are facing in today’s society,” said President of Every Kid Counts George James. “72SOLD’s support of this event will help provide necessary funding to allow EKC the opportunity to continue its mission and programs to help the kids today and in the future and is the kickoff for our Season of Giving campaign.”
The tournament will directly benefit the “Season of Giving” Toy Drive and Feeding Phoenix Hunger Relief.
Registration begins at 9:30 a.m. with a shotgun start at 11:30 a.m. and the dinner/auction and awards at 5:30 p.m. Each player entry includes a former MLB player as a team captain, 18 holes of golf at Ancala Country Club, lunch and a tournament golf bag.
The events that day will include a Hole-in-One, Longest Drive, Vegas Holes, contests, prizes and more. Single player registration is $250 and foursomes range from $800 to $1,000 in addition to bringing a new unwrapped toy per player.
“72SOLD is honored to have the opportunity to contribute and benefit our local youth community through the Every Kid Counts golf tournament,” said Greg Hague in a prepared statement. “The children of today are leaders of the future, and it is important to provide them latitude for success.”
72SOLD is a home selling program founded in 2018 by Mr. Hague, local attorney and Titan 100: Phoenix top CEOs & C-level executive, national real estate authority and TV spokesperson. 72SOLD offers home sellers the chance to sell their home for more than selling traditionally, have more control over their close and move dates and avoid enduring the inconvenience of daily showings.