Golf Classic

First Command Educational Foundation invites you to attend the 14th Annual “Chip-in” for Education Golf Classic.  Join us for a great day of golf, new games and contests, fabulous prizes, warm camaraderie, and support for America’s active or veteran service members, civilian federal employees, and their families.

Benefiting

All proceeds fund scholarships for students pursuing undergraduate and graduate degrees, professional certifications, and trade school study.


Date, Times, and Format

Friday, September 24, 2021

6:30AM Registration
7AM Practice
8AM Shotgun Start

The Golf Club Fossil Creek
3401 Clubgate Drive
Fort Worth, TX 76137

Tournament format:  Scramble
(great for all golfers regardless of experience!)

 

Can’t attend but would still like to support scholarships?  Click here to give securely and conveniently!


Thank you to our growing list of 2021 Sponsors and In-Kind Donors

Sponsors

Honorary

FIRST COMMAND BANK

Doctorate Level

Bachelor Level

Hole Sponsor

In-Kind Donors

Fire Department Coffee:  To support firefighters and their families, you can purchase coffee from the firefighter-owned and operated Fire Department Coffee, where 10% of net proceeds go to supporting injured or ill heroes. If you, someone you know, or an organization you’re familiar with are in need of support, you can apply for assistance from the Fire Dept. Coffee Foundation.

We have Great Raffle Prizes!

Dansons donated a Limited Edition NASCAR Pit Boss 700 Wood Pellet Grill
and a bag of pellets for the raffle.

Other great items include:

Adult Libations

Get-away with upscale lodging

Aromatherapy/Salon Basket

Coffee Makers

Gourmet Food and Drink

Event Tickets

and much, much, more!

Have your purchased your preprinted raffle tickets yet?
Note:  Purchase link is emailed to golfers upon paid registration.
Golfers who are part of a sponsored team and have not received the purchase link
are asked to contact Lisa Kennedy, Development Specialist at Email.

 

Sponsorship Opportunities

Showcase your company, entertain your clients, and/or increase networking opportunities by becoming a sponsor or in-kind donor today.

2021 GOLF TOURNAMENT SPONSORSHIP LEVELS AND BENEFITS

♦ New sponsorship opportunities!

♦ There’s something for every budget!

♦ Can you help us with in-kind donations of goods, services, or experiences?  We need:

          ♦ Individual items or packages for the raffle

          ♦ Sets of four (4), eight (8), twelve (12), or sixteen (16) items to be included in individual and/or team prizes

          ♦ 175 each to be included in goody bags for players and volunteers

In-Kind Donation Form 

Would you like to support us but can’t attend?  Monetary donations are appreciated–just mark the last box at the bottom of the online registration form.

Logo Deadlines

♦ For sponsorships to appear on the on-site banner: September 8, 2021

♦ For sponsorships to appear on our web site: September 20, 2021

♦ If sponsor does not have a logo, plain text will be used.  Instructions will be provided upon paid sponsorship.


Sponsor and Individual Registration

Early Bird Registration: Now to August 31

Late Registration: September 1 – 16

RESERVE YOUR SPOT TODAY with our convenient, secure online registration.
Scroll down to see team and individual registrations on form.
Registrations are on a first-come, first-served basis.

Choose direct debit from a bank account or credit/debit card.
Questions?  Please contact Lisa Kennedy, Development Specialist, for additional information: Email or (817) 569-3401.


NEW in 2021

EARLY BIRD DISCOUNTS

A sponsored team of four saves $50 and individuals save $25 by registering before September 1.  Registrations are on a first-come, first-served basis so reserve your spot today!

EXPRESS CHECK-IN, PRE-PRINTED RAFFLE TICKETS AND MORE

Save time and money!  EXPRESS CHECK-IN, preprinted raffle tickets, and deeper discounts are available if you register early rather than wait until the day of the tournament to purchase extras.

Purchase link is emailed to golfers upon paid registration.  Golfers who are part of a sponsored team and have not received the purchase link are asked to contact Lisa Kennedy, Development Specialist at Email or (817) 569-3401.

Pre-Order BY Sept. 12 (ONLINE ONLY)

Rate

Deal of the Day A (12 preprinted raffle tickets and 3 mulligans) $50.00
Deal of the Day B (6 preprinted raffle tickets and 3 mulligans) $35.00
Preprinted Raffle Tickets (25) $75.00
Preprinted Raffle Tickets (5) $20.00
Mulligans (3) $20.00

Event Pricing

Rate

Deal of the Day A (10 raffle tickets and 3 mulligans) $50.00
Deal of the Day B (5 raffle tickets and 3 mulligans) $35.00
Raffle Tickets (5 – not preprinted) $20.00
Raffle Ticket (1 – not preprinted) $5.00
Mulligans (3) $25.00
Mulligan (1) $10.00

Event Games and Contests (sorry, no pre-purchase perks on these)

GOLF BALL AIR CANNON

  • $20 per participant to enter, payable at hole
  • Cash or card
  • Fire the Air Cannon!
  • Move off the tee box immediately!
  • The Air Cannon can launch golf balls over 300 yards!

HOLE IN 2 WINS!

  • $100 per team to enter, payable at hole
  • Cash or card
  • If more than one person holes out, they each win the trip.
 

$5 DROP 

  • Cash only
  • No skill needed
  • Take a $5 bill from your wallet, drop it in bucket and print your name on list
  • If we draw your name, you win half of pot

50-50 Raffle 

  • $10 per participant to enter, payable at hole
  • Cash only
  • Golfer decides to play before 1st shot
  • If golfer hits on the green inside circle on 1st shot, raffle ticket goes into drawing
  • If golfer misses, ticket does not go into drawing
  • Winning ticket drawn at close of event and winner wins half of pot.

150-yd. drop

  • $20 per team to enter, payable at hole
  • Cash or card
  • Team moves up to-150 yd. marker
  • Team hits first shot from within one club length of designated marker

Free Contests

  • Longest drive for men
  • Longest drive for women
  • Longest putt
  • Closest-to-pin

Volunteers

Volunteers are essential for the success of the “Chip-in” for Education Golf Classic. To volunteer for pre-, during, and post-tournament activities, please go online or email us.


About FCEF

First Command Educational Foundation (FCEF) was founded in 1983. As a nonprofit 501(c)(3) public charity, we help people achieve financial freedom through objective financial education, information, tools, and scholarships.

Our primary focus is America’s active and veteran service members, civilian federal employees, and their families. Our services also extend to organizations who share the values and aspirations of our core constituents.

FCEF provides financial readiness education at little or no cost across the nation. Military units, community and professional organizations, women’s causes, youth groups, high school students, economically at-risk populations, and other groups are among those benefiting from FCEF’s proven financial readiness curriculum.

FCEF’s scholarships broaden scholarship opportunities for men and women across the country regardless of heritage or financial circumstances. Developed and granted in partnership with community organizations such as military units, scouting, Rotary Clubs, public universities, and others; our scholarships are available to students who pursue undergraduate and graduate degrees, professional certifications, and trade school study.


Questions?

Please contact Lisa Kennedy, Development Specialist, for additional information: Email or (817) 569-3401.


Our Thanks

Thank you in advance for your participation. We could not educate those who serve without your generous support.


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First Command Educational Foundation is a 501(c)(3) public charity.  Tax ID: 75-1973894

At FCEF we recognize that transparency and disclosure of pertinent information to our donors must be paramount in our fundraising practices.  FCEF abides by the Donor Bill of Rights created by the Association of Fundraising Professionals and other philanthropic organizations.