MOULTRIE —  Golfers can use their best swing to compete while helping local choral programs during the Colquitt County Tempo Club’s second annual golf tournament on Friday, March 6, at Sunset Country Club. Lunch will be held at 11:30 a.m. and the shotgun start at 1 p.m.

The cost for the tournament is $150 per player or $600 for each four-person team. Hole sponsorships are $100 each.

The tournament is held by the Colquitt County Tempo Club, an organization of parents and community members dedicated to supporting the choir programs in Colquitt County. Proceeds will benefit choral programs at Willie J. Williams Middle School, C.A. Gray Junior High School and Colquitt County High School. The tournament is underwritten by Brasfield and Gorrie General Contractors.

At the conclusion of the tournament, the Tempo Club will draw for raffle prizes from all of the $10 ticket entries sold. Ticket holders do not have to be present to win. Tickets are available from any Colquitt County choral student or by contacting Cheryl Friedlander at (229) 589-0619 or cefried@yahoo.com.

Raffle prizes include: A 45-quart Yeti cooler from Baell Mercantile; $250 gift certificate from CoCo’s; a mahogany jewelry box with jewelry assortment from Cranford’s Jewelry Store; a mineral makeup makeover valued at $105 from Laser Center of Moultrie; a Stihl handheld blower and a Stihl weed eater, both from Lasseter Tractor; a $250 gift card from Lazarus; Powerbeats2 Wireless Earbuds; a Kenmore gas grill from Sears; an Echo handheld blower and an Echo chainsaw, both from Southern Tractor; a stainless steel patio heater from Thomas Supply; a $250 gift certificate from Turner’s Ladies Fine Clothier; a 2014 State Championship autographed Packer football.

Proceeds from the event will benefit all three Colquitt County choral programs that include more than 1,000 students.

Proceeds will help fund transportation to choral competitions, purchase of sheet music and purchase of other choral supplies. They will also provide financial assistance to students who need help with the purchase of attire, such as dresses, vests, bow ties and cummerbunds.

 Checks for tournament fees and raffle tickets should be made to the Tempo Club.

For more information, contact Kirk Friedlander at 985-1145 or 589-0618, or Rodney Traylor at 985-5619 or 891-8027.

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