MT. PLEASANT, MICHIGAN — On Friday, August 29th, Soaring Eagle Properties, owned by the Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe of Michigan, will host a celebrity charity golf tournament with the RCH Racing team. Golfers of all skill levels are encouraged to join in the fun and “Par For The Cause” at the Pohlcat Golf Course.
The proceeds from this 18-hole scramble will be split between two non-profit organizations: Saginaw Chippewa Tribe Youth LEAD program and The Fallen and Wounded Soldiers Fund. Through corporate and general public participation there is over $30,000 raised from this event so far.
All participants will receive a raffle prize at the end of the day including one prize winner to receive a Las Vegas trip provided by Soaring Eagle Casino & Resort which includes airfare and hotel accommodations for 4 to Las Vegas to watch the Motocross finals on October 18th.
General public registration fees are $600 per foursome. Fees include prize challenges throughout the course, a goodie bag with $10 in Premium Play, an invitation to an after-tournament dinner and award ceremony, golf shirt, and entry into the prize raffle. Soaring Eagle Casino & Resort and Soaring Eagle Waterpark & Hotel will also be offering special room rates starting at $89 for the general public participants.
Participants can register in person at Pohlcat Golf Course or call 989-773-4221. On the day of the tournament, registration is at 8 a.m. with a shotgun start at 9 a.m
The list of celebrities scheduled to appear include RCH Racing’s Weston Peick, Carey Hart and Broc Tickle; The Huge Show’s Bill Simonson; and former NFL player Stuart Schweigert.
Youth LEAD is a Saginaw Chippewa Tribal community organization that encourages youth to become educated, healthy, successful leaders and members of society. The programs that are offered include mentoring, support and life-skills development based on Anishinabe cultural values.
The Fallen and Wounded Soldiers Fund supports Michigan-based soldiers who have served and protected our country. This non-profit, non-partisan organization helps injured soldiers pay their living expenses and provides assistance to the families of the fallen.
Soaring Eagle Casino & Resort is Midwest’s premier AAA Four Diamond gaming and hospitality destination, offering a luxury resort, top-name entertainment year-round, award-winning dining, full-service spa, high-stakes bingo. For more information visit soaringeaglecasino.com