The annual Ed Posh Scholarship Shootout (Golf & Dinner event) took place under rainy weather conditions on July 20, 2018 at the Village Golf Course in Glen Ellyn. 120 golfers competed in the golf scramble for the coveted POSH CUP, which was won by the BRAINERD 4-some (Todd Brainerd, Mike Wittenberg, Rick Steckman & Tom Olson)!
Our Hole in One prizes were:
#3 – New TOYOTA CAMRY by Toyota Lombard
#8 – SPECIALIZED CROSSTRAIL Bicycle donated by the Ducar family
#11 – $ 10,000 LUXURY BBQ GRILL donated by Young’s Appliances
#17 – Two Year Lease of a 2018 MUSTANG COUPE, donated by Packey Webb Ford
The $ 1,000 prize for the annual Shootout with a total of 12 qualified golfers competing on the 18th hole during the evening events was won by Mike Wittenberg, congrats! Congratulations to all the winners and the many who tried!
The evening events with over 180 dinner guests proceeded with a delicious PIG-ROAST DINNER prepared by the staff of the Reserve 22 at the Links, live and silent auctions & DJ entertainment. Auction items included, Africa trips to the Victoria Falls, a golf trip to Kiawah Island, SC, a dinner for 10 prepared by chef Tom, 2 Nights & Golf at destination Kohler, WI, a Bandon Dunes, OR golf trip and many more!
Our 2018 scholars were introduced during the evening festivities!
The generosity and contributions of our participating patrons, donors, sponsors, local businesses made it possible for us to meet our 2018 financial fundraising objectives and to raise the necessary funds for the 2018 scholarships. THANK YOU!
The Ed Posh Scholarship Fund wishes to express our utmost gratitude to all who helped to achieve our goals — our patrons, the supporting businesses of the Glen Ellyn area, our generous donors, sponsors and our wonderful scholars and committed volunteers.
See you again next year at our next Fundraiser event Friday July 19, 2019.
– Hubert Buehler, Chairman of the Shootout Event