VOLUNTEERS NEEDED FOR
SHRINERS HOSPITALS FOR CHILDREN OPEN, OCT. 29 – NOV. 4
Volunteer Registration Now Open HERE
Shriners Hospitals for Children Open is in need of volunteers for the 36th annual tournament taking place in Las Vegas from Oct. 29 through Nov. 4, 2018 at TPC Summerlin. Volunteer registration is now open online HERE.
Volunteers will perform many tasks required to conduct a successful PGA TOUR event. Volunteer opportunities during the tournament include standard bearers, caddie services, admissions, walking scorers, shotlink operators and many more. Experience in golf and knowledge of the game is not required to volunteer. Individuals supporting the mission of Shriners Hospitals for Children and golf fans alike are encouraged to get involved and volunteer for a cause that impacts the lives of children across the nation every day.
New and returning volunteers will receive an invitation to the Volunteer Appreciation Party, a week-long tournament access badge, a commemorative pin, meals during shifts and a uniform including a tournament golf shirt, jacket and hat.
Those interested in volunteering can take advantage of a $70 early-bird rate until June 30. Beginning July 1, volunteer registration will increase to $75 per volunteer. This fee accounts for the accommodations volunteers enjoy while participating in the event. Shriners Hospitals for Children Open is operated as a 501(c)3 charity and every available dollar is dedicated to the mission of raising awareness and money for the Shriners Hospitals for Children.
About Shriners Hospitals for Children Open:
The 2018 Shriners Hospitals for Children Open brings the FedExCup to Las Vegas as the PGA TOUR returns to the Las Vegas valley for the 36th consecutive year. Many of the top golfers in the world will participate in the competition and help support the mission of Shriners Hospitals for Children® from Oct. 29 – Nov. 4 at TPC Summerlin.
About Shriners Hospitals for Children:
Shriners Hospitals for Children is changing lives every day through innovative pediatric specialty care, world-class research and outstanding medical education. Our 22 locations in the United States, Canada and Mexico provide advanced care for children with orthopaedic conditions, burns, spinal cord injuries, and cleft lip and palate, regardless of the families’ ability to pay.
Shriners Hospitals for Children is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization and relies on the generosity of donors. All donations are tax deductible to the fullest extent permitted by law. Learn more at shrinershospitalsforchildren.org.
About PGA TOUR:
By showcasing golf’s greatest players, the PGA TOUR engages, inspires and positively impacts our fans, partners and communities worldwide.
The PGA TOUR co-sanctions more than 130 tournaments on the PGA TOUR, PGA TOUR Champions, Web.com Tour, PGA TOUR Latinoamérica, Mackenzie Tour-PGA TOUR Canada and PGA TOUR Series-China. Members on the PGA TOUR represent the world’s best players, hailing from 25 countries (85 members are from outside the United States). Worldwide, PGA TOUR tournaments are broadcast to more than 1 billion households in 226 countries and territories in 23 languages. Virtually all tournaments are organized as non-profit organizations to maximize charitable giving. In 2017, tournaments across all Tours generated a record of more than $180 million for local and national charitable organizations, bringing the all-time total to $2.65 billion.
The PGA TOUR’s web site is PGATOUR.COM, the No. 1 site in golf, and the organization is headquartered in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida.