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Archive for June, 2013

Volunteers Needed

Tuesday, June 25th, 2013

Help support the American Red Cross and a great downtown Green Bay event.  The Red Cross will be supporting the two Festival Foods food tents in return for a portion of the event proceeds.  They need volunteers and have asked for our help.  Please see the below link for more information or to sign up.

Volunteer Flyer- Festival Foods Fire over the Fox 2013 – needs update

August 22 – UWGB Retiree’s Association Golf Outing

Tuesday, June 25th, 2013

Enjoy a day of golf and the opportunity to reconnect with your favorite retired faculty and staff  at the UWGB Retiree Association Benefit Golf Outing on Thursday, August 22 at Shorewood Golf Course. UWGB retirees host this outing but everyone is invited and welcome to play. Proceeds benefit the Retiree Association Scholarship. Check-in is at 12:30 p.m., putting contest is at 1 p.m., shotgun start is at 1:30 p.m, picnic-style buffet is at 4:30 p.m. followed by awards and door prizes. If need be, the organizers will pair folks up in foursomes for this fun scramble and non-golfers are welcome to support the fundraiser through their dinner attendance. For more info, please contact the University Advancement Office at 920-465-2212.

We look forward to seeing you there to golf, to thank our UWGB retirees for their years of service to UWGB and to help raise funds for the Retiree Association Scholarship.

August 26 – Join us for the Green Bay Phoenix TaylorMade-adidas Pro-Am

Tuesday, June 25th, 2013

Green Bay Phoenix Athletics is once again partnering with our renowned and successful UW-Green Bay alumnus, Mark King, CEO and President of TaylorMade-adidas golf. With King’s creative and generous support for his alma mater, we are able to present an exclusive opportunity for the Green Bay community to compete in a true Pro-Am event organized by TaylorMade officials. Threesomes will be paired with one of the best Midwest PGA golfers to compete for the event championship. Event proceeds support student-athlete scholarships at UW-Green Bay.

The Pros will compete for a $5,000 cash purse and the amateurs for fabulous event prizes:

1st Place Team: TaylorMade driver (fittings will be made on site)
2nd Place Team: adidas footwear (fittings will be made on site)
3rd Place Team: TaylorMade stand bag

All participants will receive a great tee prize package to include: Polo shirt, TaylorMade-adidas golf cap and one dozen Lethal golf balls.

Under King’s leadership, the company’s sales have risen from $300 million in 1999 to over $2 billion in 2012 and is one of the largest golf manufacturers in the world.

For more information or to register for the event, please visit 2013 TaylorMade Registration.