Fundraising Case Studies, Golf Tournaments

Menlo College Charity Golf Tournament

On Friday, May 16, 2014, Menlo College is holding their 14th annual charity golf tournament. The Menlo College charity Golf Tournament raises funds for its athletics department in supporting 13 varsity teams that compete in the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA). “Our golf tournament has been a success and is always a highlight of the year, and a great way to bring the athletic/academic year to a close.”

Menlo College Charity Golf Tournament“This season alone, Menlo has had two teams and eight individuals qualify for their respective national tournament, seen 14 student-athletes earn All-American Honors, had 24 players honored as conference player’s of the week and 19 earn national awards for academic excellence. Our Director of Athletics, Keith Spataro, was recently honored as a 2013-14 recipient of the Under Armour Athletic Director of the Year Award – one of just 28 AD’s in the nation and four from schools in the NAIA to earn this award.”

Utilizing Golf Tournament Software

The Menlo College charity golf tournament website manages online registration for individual golfers and teams, sponsor promotion and management, and complete event management and reporting capabilities including team pairing, and detailed order and financial reporting. The administration area provides a complete player database, storing registration information, as well as email broadcast and email template capability allowing their tournament directors to easily communicate with registered players, sponsors, or prospective supporters. And donors are able to make secure donations without leaving their website while automatically receiving a tax deductible receipt.

“Menlo College is one of the top private non-profit business schools in California. We have a clear, unique focus: deliver business education with a strong liberal arts emphasis. As a small, private college, we give you personal attention to unleash your creativity, encourage your passions, build your connections, and ignite your entrepreneurial spirit to carry you confidently into the future. Join Menlo’s next generation of innovative business leaders and be anything but business as usual.”

Charity golf tournaments have the option of collecting donations and registration payments via integrated Credit card processing services according to their needs.

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Maureen Peine

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Maureen has been writing and marketing for DoJiggy for over 7 years, and has a strong background in nonprofit fundraising. While with The Nature Conservancy for 7 years prior to DoJiggy, she learned the inner workings of marketing to the State of California within the external affairs department. Her heart is in her writing as she believes in the power of change through nonprofit organizations.
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