Golf tournament to benefit Boys & Girls Club

The Boys & Girls Club of the Lower Naugatuck Valley’s Alumni Association will be hosting its annual golf tournament on Friday, May 24, beginning at 8:30 a.m., at Whitney Farms Golf Course in Monroe. This year’s tournament will include a Golf Ball Drop raffle.

For detailed information and a registration or sponsorship form, visit

Entry fee of $165 includes 18 holes of golf and cart, continental breakfast/buffet lunch/social with open bar (after golf), refreshments/hot dogs on the course and tournament gift. A raffle, as well as live and silent auctions will also be available.

Entries should include names, handicaps, and contact email or phone number sent to Alumni Golf, Boys & Girls Club LNV, P.O. Box 209, Shelton. Checks should be made payable to the Alumni Association.

Anyone wishing to become a sponsor, purchase a tee sign, or donate an auction item should contact Chris Jones at 203-414-5046 or Ann Wheeler at 203-924-7462,


• Gold Tournament Sponsorships of $2,500 include a foursome of golf, tee sign, recognition at the awards dinner, inclusion in press releases, program, and tournament banner. Silver Sponsorships of $1,500 include a foursome of golf, full-page ad in the program, and name on the tournament banner. Shirt Sponsorships of $1,000 receive their name on the shirts and recognition at the awards ceremony. Auction Sponsorships of $500 have their name at the registration table and recognition at the awards ceremony. Sign sponsorships include $500 Cart Sponsor, $250 Putting Green Sign Sponsor, $150 Halfway House Sign Sponsor and $100 Hole Sign Sponsor. Deadline for all sponsorships is May 14.

• The Golf Ball Drop raffle prize features a $1,000 minimum payout. You need not be present to win. Tickets are $10 each. Golf balls will dropped from a fire truck ladder and the first ball in or closest to the hole wins. To purchase tickets, contact Jim Queen at 203-924-7462 or

The LNV Alumni Association golf tournament is held each year to support youth programs and provide equipment to the Boys & Girls Club.