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The First TeeC of Southern Nevada Hosts 2011 Danny Gans’ Partee Fore Kids Fundraising Event

  

 

The First Tee© of Southern Nevada Hosts
2011 Danny Gans’ Partee Fore Kids Fundraising Event

Celebrity Pro-Am Memorial Event runs Nov. 4 – 7

 

The First Tee©of Southern Nevada (TFTSN) is gearing up for the 2011 Danny Gans’ Partee Fore Kids, a Celebrity Pro-Am Memorial Event presented by Cox Communications and hosted by South Point Hotel Casino & Spa and TPC Las Vegas, from Friday, Nov. 4 through Monday, Nov. 7.

 

All events throughout the memorial fundraiser will take place at South Point Hotel Casino & Spa and TPC Las Vegas, and proceeds from the events benefit TFTSN’s mission of impacting the lives of young people by providing learning facilities and educational programs that promote character development and life-enhancing values through the game of golf. 

 

This year’s Danny Gans’ Partee Fore Kids has a fun-filled line up including:

 

  • Friday, Nov. 4 – Welcome Partee at The Showroom inside South Point Hotel Casino & Spa at 10:30 p.m.

 

  • Saturday, Nov. 5 – Celebrity Professional Junior Golf Clinic at TPC Las Vegas at 1 – 3 p.m.: The Junior Clinic is open to the public, and several celebrities, golfers and sports personalities are scheduled to participate, including PGA Golfer Andres Gonzales, Actor Dan Curtis Lee, World Long-Drive Champion Mike Dobbyn, Olympic Gold Medalist Maurice Green, Actor Richard Karn, Actor Kevin Sorbo and Major League Baseball Hall of Famer Rollie Fingers.

 

  • Sunday, Nov. 6 – Celebrity Texas Hold’em Poker Partee at the South Point Hotel Poker Room from 3 – 6 p.m.: Guests can purchase a spot in the tournament with a $100 donation. Several celebrities, golfers and sports personalities are scheduled to participate, including former Oakland Raiders player Napoleon McCallum, Actor Sam McMurray, PGA Tour Golfer Jeff Gallagher, PGA Golfer Andres Gonzales, LPGA Tour Golfer Candra Sumedhatip, Actor Dan Curtis Lee, World Long-Drive Champion Mike Dobbyn, Olympic Gold Medalist Maurice Green, Actor Richard Karn, Actor Kevin Sorbo and Major League Baseball Hall of Famer Rollie Fingers and many more.

 

  • Sunday, Nov. 6 – Dinner Partee at South Point Hotel Casino & Spa at 6:30 p.m.

 

  • Monday, Nov. 7 – Celebrity Pro-Am Golf Tournament at TPC Las Vegas at 9 a.m.: Golfers will get the chance to play a round with dozens of the various celebrities, golfers and sports personalities who participated in the events throughout the weekend.

TFTSN is ranked fourth among all The First Tee chapters. From 2006 – 2010, the Southern Nevada Chapter achieved ACE Level and was one of only seven chapters nationwide to accomplish that feat. Throughout the year, the Southern Nevada Chapter provides more than 2000 hours of golf/youth development programming through the Danny Gans Jr. Golf Academies, Open Clinics and the Southern Nevada Junior Gold Association Junior Golf Tour. TFTSN has awarded more than $432,000 in continuing education scholarships to enrich the lives and educational development of Southern Nevada students.

 

About The First Tee of Southern Nevada 
The First Tee of Southern Nevada is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit youth organization.  Its mission is to impact the lives of young people by providing learning facilities and educational programs that promote character development and life-enhancing values through the game of golf.  The First Tee of Southern Nevada, the leading youth golf organization that enriches lives and develops better citizens, ensures that participants learn the fundamentals of golf and its inherent values by providing accessible and affordable golf experiences including the life skills curriculum based Golf Fore Kids development program, the SNJGA Tour competitive tournament program, and the Driving the Dream scholarship program for higher education. For more information, to volunteer or to make a donation, please visit tftsn.orgo or call (702) 433-0626.

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