CLACKAMAS ROTARY FOUNDATION ANNOUNCES BENEFICIARIES OF 2022 GOLF TOURNAMENT
The Clackamas Rotary Foundation has selected four local nonprofits and the Clackamas Community College Scholarship Fund as recipients of proceeds that will be raised in their 30th annual golf tournament. The tournament will take place on Friday, June 24th, 2022 at Stone Creek Golf Club in Oregon City.
Event organizer and member of the Rotary Club of Clackamas, Dennis Curtis, said the club is especially pleased to be supporting these organizations. “These four nonprofits are all new to us, are all local and all serve children in our county. The Rotary Club of Clackamas and our affiliate, The Clackamas Rotary Foundation, have been supporting the Clackamas Community College scholarship program for more than 25 years.”
Foundation president, Thomas Joseph, added, “ We are celebrating the 30th year of our annual golf tournament. With the exception of 2020, the tournament has grown each year and we are proud to contribute these funds to organizations that serve and strengthen Clackamas County.”
The five recipients are:
The Angels in the Outfield is an all-volunteer organization seeking to brighten the lives of children who have been impacted by crime or child abuse.
Bloomin’ Boutique provides new clothing, shoes, bedding and personal care items to underprivileged children, empowering them to become confident, constructive members of their communities.
Greater Clackamas YoungLives is a ministry designed to empower and equip teen moms. They offer hope to young mothers and their children by providing acceptance and unconditional love while creating a space to share life with other teen mothers.
The Children’s Course is home to The First Tee-Greater Portland, which provides young people with character-building and life-skills lessons using golf as the platform.
Clackamas Community College Scholarship Program Clackamas Rotary has been supporting education at CCC for over 25 years, providing funds for students who have limited means but unlimited dreams.
The Clackamas Rotary Foundation (CRF) was founded in 1986 for the purpose of creating and managing funds to support the charitable work of the Rotary Club of Clackamas. CRF is an independent 501c3 charitable organization that maintains a close relationship with the Rotary Club of Clackamas.
Those wanting to participate in the tournament or become sponsors can find more information at https://clackamasrotaryfoundation.org