golfers invited to support local youth at 25th Annual Morongo Charity Golf Tournament | News

Golfers across Southern California are invited to enjoy a day of championship golf and prizes – including a chance to win a travel trailer, RV or 5th wheel worth up to $40 $000 – while supporting local youth at the 25th Annual Morongo Charity Golf Tournament.

Golfer and sponsor registration is currently underway for the annual fundraiser, which will take place on Monday, October 18 at the beautiful 36-hole Morongo Golf Club in Tukwet Canyon. The championship course is the local home of the Southern California PGA and has hosted the Symetra Tour, the official LPGA qualifying tour, since 2015.

For information or to register, visit https://www.morongocasinoresort.com/attractions/golf/charity. The deadline for registration is September 4.

For this year’s milestone, Morongo plans to increase the amount raised to $100,000 from last year’s $60,000 to support children and families served by Boys and Girls Clubs in Banning, Beaumont and Cabazon. . The funds will be used to provide local children with new shoes, new school clothes and backpacks full of school supplies for a successful school year.

“Over the years, the San Gorgonio Pass Boys and Girls Clubs have gone to extraordinary lengths to help children and families in need,” said Morongo Tribe Vice President James Siva, Tournament Co-Chair. . “The past 16 months have been extremely difficult for many families in our area, and we look forward to supporting the mission of Boys and Girls Clubs through our annual charity golf tournament.

Since its launch in 1997, the Morongo Charity Golf Tournament has raised more than $1.5 million to support dozens of local nonprofit organizations that serve area children, schools, veterans and hospitals. .

“Our annual golf tournament lives up to Morongo’s legacy of giving, and we feel blessed to be able to help others throughout the region during this difficult time,” said Morongo Tribal Council member Brian Lugo. , co-president of the tournament. “Funds raised through this tournament will benefit hundreds of young people across The Pass.”

Other prizes at the 25th Annual Morongo Charity Golf Tournament include an all-terrain all-terrain vehicle, suites for a Lakers or Clippers NBA game for 10 people and a suite for 10 people for an NHL Kings game. Other prizes include televisions, Apple products, smart home systems and more.