Greater than $150,000 in financial influence was produced by the American Junior Golf Affiliation match in early August.
“We’re thrilled as soon as once more with the outcomes of the Greenwood Junior Championship,” Kelly McWhorter, govt director of Uncover Greenwood, mentioned in a press launch. “Our motels noticed over 280 room nights throughout the week producing an enormous enhance for his or her occupancy, which is way wanted as we proceed to rally from the lack of enterprise from the pandemic.”
The Greenwood Junior Championship was hosted by The Hyperlinks at Stoney Level and consisted of 78 girls and boys from 13 states and 9 nations. Greater than 200 guests attended the match which passed off Aug. 9-13, the discharge mentioned.
“We’re grateful for companions like The Hyperlinks at Stoney Level in addition to the Burton Heart and the Burton Heart Basis for his or her assist and laborious work and making this a profitable occasion,” McWhorter mentioned within the launch.
The discharge mentioned the Burton Heart Basis acquired a portion of the funds raised via the Junior Am Match. Further funds had been additionally raised via gap sponsorship and a silent public sale.
“The Burton Heart Basis and its Golf Committee was happy to companion with the American Golf Affiliation and Uncover Greenwood in internet hosting this match,” Jeff Might, govt director of the Burton Heart Basis, mentioned within the launch. “We’re additionally enthusiastic about the potential of a long-term relationship.”
The discharge mentioned plans are already within the works for the 2021 Greenwood Junior Championship.