PR #226 June 4, 2007
RVCC FOUNDATION TO HOLD ANNUAL GOLF CLASSIC
Commerce Bank is taking the lead as title sponsor of the Raritan Valley Community College (RVCC) Foundation?s 2007 Golf Classic, to be held Monday, July 9, at the Basking Ridge Country Club. Pre-registration is required for the fourth annual event, which begins at 11 a.m.
Other sponsors include PSE&G (golf wear sponsor), Verizon (reception), Video Corporation of America (photography) and Star-Lo Electric (beverage cart).
After a challenging round of golf, the participants will finish off the day with an elegant buffet dinner, a 50/50 raffle and an auction. Items to be auctioned include hotel packages, gift certificates to four-star restaurants, tickets to sports events and foursomes at area golf courses. Each player will receive a door prize.
Golf sponsorships begin at $3,500 for the Summa Cum Laude level. Other sponsorships?all of which include lunch, golf, tee sign, awards dinner, program ad and photo?are Magna Cum Laude at $2,500; and Cum Laude at $2,000. The cost for individual players is $475. Sponsors also can underwrite activities associated with the event.
The RVCC Foundation raises private funds to assist the College in providing affordable, accessible and quality educational and cultural experiences to the community. Proceeds from the event will support special programs through the College?s Civic Engagement initiative, The Theatre at RVCC and Art Gallery, workshops, speakers and scholarships. Last year?s event raised more than $65,000.
For more information about the Golf Classic or making a gift to the Foundation, contact Executive Director Betty Demy Hutcheon, firstname.lastname@example.org.
RVCC, located on Route 28 and Lamington Road in North Branch, NJ, and serving Somerset and Hunterdon County residents for close to 40 years, offers more than 80 associate degrees and certificates. In addition, customized training programs and non-credit courses are available for those seeking personal and professional development.
The College is committed to offering a quality and affordable education through effective teaching, liaisons with the community?s businesses and state-of-the-art technology. For further information, visit www.raritanval.edu.