Boys & Girls Clubs of Miami-Dade is hosting its 51st Annual Golf Classic in Memory of Charles “Bebe” Rebozo on Monday, March 19. The tournament offers the chance to play for fun or at a competitive level. Ten Celebrities/Athletes are scheduled to play in the tournament. They include Takeo Spikes, former NFL linebacker; Cornelius Bennett, former NFL linebacker, Duane Starks, former NFL cornerback and UM graduate, and Darryl Williams, former defensive back and UM graduate.
Participants will engage in an enjoyable golf experience, in addition to raising funds for the Clubs’ youth development programs, which are based on fostering skills in computers, education, cultural arts homework, educational assistance, and social life competencies, as well as sports and recreation. This year’s event is expected to raise more than $100,000 for the Club’s programs.
The daylong tournament will begin with a putting contest at 11 a.m. The shotgun start immediately follows at noon. Prior to the shotgun start, Stretch Zone will be available to assist players warm up. All golfers will receive a commemorative golf shirt, umbrella and golf balls plus complimentary parking, green fees, cart, range balls, lunch provided by McDonalds, on-site snacks provided by Hooters, and dinner at the awards banquet and ceremony. Golfers are encouraged to take part in activities and games throughout the day.
Immediately following the tournament, the day will conclude with an awards banquet and ceremony at 5:30 p.m. Guest will enjoy a delectable buffet-style dinner, cocktails, a raffle and silent auction featuring prizes such as vacation stays and sports memorabilia. Guests are asked to adhere to the country club casual dress code.