Below is a press release from the Wilmington Sons of Italy:
WILMINGTON, MA — The Angelo Giuseppe Roncalli Lodge #2183, Sons and Daughters of Italy of Wilmington and the Italian Heritage Month Committee, are proud to announce the Eleventh Annual Italian Heritage Golf Classic in celebration of October as Italian Heritage Month on Friday, September 24, 2021 at the Merrimack Valley Golf Club in Methuen.
The committee invites you to participate in a great day of golf, food and fun. As in the past, 100% of the proceeds from the golf classic will benefit the Alzheimer’s Association, Cooley’s Anemia Foundation and the Italian Heritage Scholarship Fund. Over the last ten years, the tournament has raised $45,000!
The entry fee per golfer is $125.00, which includes greens fee, golf cart, a player gift, continental breakfast, Italian sausage sub at the turn and a luncheon buffet. Golfers may register individually or in teams of four; individual golfers will be placed on a team. Prizes will be given to first, second and third place teams. There will be contests on the course, a 50/50 raffle and a raffle table at the luncheon. Tickets are available for the luncheon only, at $35.00 per person.
The tournament is a shotgun start and a scramble format. On the day of the tournament, registration begins at 7:30 AM and tee time is at 8:30 AM. If you are not a golfer and would like to support our charitable golf tournament, sponsorships are available. You may sponsor a hole for $100 or a golf cart for $50 or provide a gift certificate that will enhance our raffle table.
For further information on participating in the tournament, sponsorships or donating a gift to the raffle, please call Tournament Chairman Kevin Caira at (978) 657-7734.