FIRST PLACE for youth's 3rd annual
MAXIMUM IMPACT GOLF TOURNAMENT
Helping youth build a foundation for life after foster care
Over 110 golfers joined us for First Place for Youth's 3rd Annual Maximum Impact Golf Tournament on Monday, October 8th at Metropolitan Golf Links. Thanks to our generous community of friends, we raised over $22,000 in sponsorships, tickets sales and general donations to support current and former foster youth! We want to especially thank all the dedicated volunteers from Kaiser Permanente who helped make this event a great success.
Congratulations to our winning teams and individual contest winners!
1st Place: Frank Champion, Scott Champion, Dennis Eltrich, Ozzie McKenzie
2nd Place: Michael Barker, Miles Appel, Jeff Williams, Vic Benson
3rd Place: John Scheirman, Rex Massier, David Williams
Putting Contest: Dennis Eltrich
Straightest Drive: Felix Amoruwa
Vegas Hole: Orlando Castro
Closest to the Pin #7: Scott Champion
Closest to the Pin #12: David Williams
Men's Longest Drive: Ron Garrison
Women's Longest Drive: Mari Hern
About First Place for Youth
Founded in 1998, First Place for Youth was the first organization in Northern California to provide affordable housing and supportive services to former foster youth, and today is considered a national model for providing permanent housing for high risk youth. The agency works to ensure that all foster youth throughout the state of California have the opportunity to experience a safe, supported transition from foster care. First Place currently serves over 1,700 youth throughout the state of California through its housing, employment and education programs.