Charity golf tournaments

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Two golf tournaments have been scheduled in the area to raise funds for local and national charities. What: ClubCorp Charity Golf Tournament When: Friday, Oct. 12, 1 p.m. Where: Granite Bay Golf Club Cost: $125 per player Benefits: Placer Breast Cancer Endowment The sixth annual ClubCorp Charity Classic Golf Tournament will take place Friday, Oct. 12 at Granite Bay Golf Club. The cost is $125 per person and includes green fees, cart, range balls, box lunch, and awards dinner with dancing and silent auction. Dinner only is available for $35 per person. The tournament begins with lunch at 11:30 a.m. and the shotgun start is 1 p.m. The buffet dinner features prime rib, pasta stations, and much more. The ClubCorp Charity Classic benefits the Placer Breast Cancer Endowment, Augie’s Quest for ALS research, and Employment Partners Care Foundation, which provides financial assistant in times of crisis. ClubCorp has raised more than $8.2 million at its annual Charity Classic since 2007. For additional information or to register for golf, visit or call (916) 791-7578. LIONS TOURNAMENT What: Drive “Fore” Dough Annual Charity Golf Classic Who: Lions Club International When: Monday, Oct. 22, 9 a.m. shotgun start Where: Lincoln Hills Golf Club Cost: $95 per player/$370 foursome Resister Deadline Sept. 28 Contact: Mary Sue Case (916) 253-3925 Lions Club International will hold its annual charity golf classic Drive “Fore” Dough at Lincoln Hills Golf Club, Orchard Course Oct. 22. Check in is 7:45 a.m. with a shotgun start scheduled for 9 a.m. To register, call Mary Sue Case (916) 253-3925 or e-mail The cost per player is $95 or $370 per foursome. The fee includes golf, cart, practice tee, putting contest, and more. International luncheon provided by The Chef’s Table, Vaiano Trattoria, and Burgess Brothers Burgers. Tournament format is 2-ball with handicap per foursome; prizes for top three places, longest drives, closest-to-pin, and more.