Fund Day

 

NWAGA's 8th Annual Fund Day themed "Supporting Our Future" will take place Monday, September 17 at Omaha's Oak Hills Country Club. Proceeds from the event will be used to support NWAGA's Scholarship Program and Junior Golf. Limited to 30 teams (foursomes), this fundraiser includes 18-holes of golf counting the best two net scores on each hole. Entrants receive a sack lunch, chances at prizes and inclusion in a post-round awards reception. In addition, there will be on-course games, drawings and a silent auction.

Year
Money Raised
2018
-
2017
$8,800
2016
$3,487
2015
$2,150
2014
$1,185
2013
$2,300
2012
$3,000
2011
$2,400

Online Application

Eligibility: Entrant must be an Amateur Golfer with an active USGA Handicap Index® issued by a "member club" of the Nebraska Golf Association. Entrant must also be a member of NWAGA and a "resident" of Nebraska (See NWAGA Residency Criteria below).


NWAGA Residency Criteria: An individual is considered to be a resident of Nebraska if they:

1. Maintain either a primary or a secondary residence in Nebraska, or
2. Are an active duty member of the United States Military stationed in Nebraska, or
3. Are a student physically attending college in Nebraska within a time period four-months prior to the event, or
4. Are a graduate of a Nebraska high school attending an out-of-state college.

If the above criteria are in question, the NWAGA Tournament Committee shall render any final decision.

Amateur Status: All players must conform to the USGA Rules of Amateur Status as specified in the USGA Rules of Golf.

Field Size: Field is limited to 30 teams (four players). Team members may be from different clubs.

Entry Fee: Entry fee of $360 must be paid by every team. Entry fee will be refunded regardless of reason if NWAGA is notified (402-505-4653, x103) before the close of entries. After the close of entries, fee will be refunded in the event of injury or illness, if requested no later than September 16. No refund for any reason after September 16. A $60 service charge will be deducted from all team refunds.

Entry includes 18-holes of golf; cart; use of the practice facility; prizes; sack lunch and awards reception. $15 per player of each team entry is a donation.

Entry Period
: NWAGA only accepts online applications. Entries open at 8 a.m. C.D.T. on Wednesday, August 1, 2018. Entries must be received by NWAGA no later than 5 p.m. C.D.T. on Friday, September 7, 2018. Late applications are not acceptable and will be automatically rejected. (Entries by telephone, e-mail, or FAX not acceptable.) Time limit for entries means time of receipt at NWAGA (not time entry is sent or transmitted to NWAGA). Entries should be submitted early to allow ample time for delay or error in transmission. The risk of delay or error in transmission lies solely with the entrant and NWAGA will have no liability with respect to any such delay or error and the consequences therefrom, including rejection of the entry.

Contact: NWAGA office: (402) 505-4653, x103

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Listed below is information to help prepare you for your arrival..

GROUPINGS AND STARTING HOLES
11 a.m. Shotgun start.

SCHEDULE
9:30 - 10:45 a.m. - Registration
9:30 - 10:45 a.m. - Practice Areas Open
10:45 a.m. - Announcements
11 a.m. - Shotgun Start (Sack Lunch Available for Pick-Up Prior or During Your Round)
After Golf - Awards Reception and Silent Auction

LOCATION
Oak Hills Country Club
12325 Golfing Green Drive
Omaha, NE 68137

FORMAT
Count Two Net Best Balls of Four Players on Each Hole. 95% of Course Handicap (Maximum Course Handicap of 40). Four separate flights will be determined after the September 15 Handicap Revision based on team handicap.

FLIGHT PRIZES and DECIDING�TIES
Each flight will award merchandise prizes to the top three finishers. Any ties will be broken by comparing team scores hole by hole beginning with the #1 handicap hole.

FOOD AND BEVERAGE
In addition to the sack lunch, NWAGA will host light snacks during the post-round reception following golf. The clubhouse will be open for any other food and beverage purchases.

HOLE SPONSORSHIPS
The theme for this year's Fund Day is "Supporting Our Future". For just $25 you can sponsor a hole during the event in honor of your favorite junior golfer. Hole sponsorships include a personalized sign on the golf course during play, listing on the Fund Day web site and recognition at the Fall Meeting. To be a Hole Sponsor simply e-mail NWAGA at nwaga@nebgolf.org Include your name, the name of your favorite junior golfer and attach an image you'd like us to use on the sponsorship sign. We'll reply with any questions and instructions on payment..

 

Hole Sponsorships

 

The theme for this year's Fund Day is "Supporting Our Future". For just $25 you can sponsor a hole during the event in honor of your favorite junior golfer. Hole sponsorships include a personalized sign on the golf course during play, listing below on this section of the Fund Day web site and recognition at the Fall Meeting. To be a Hole Sponsor simply e-mail NWAGA at nwaga@nebgolf.org Include your name, the name of your favorite junior golfer and attach an image you'd like us to use on the sponsorship sign. We'll reply with any questions and instructions on payment.

 

In Honor Of
Sponsor
Two Awesome Girls Cathy Nelson
Luke Kluver Mandi Sedlak/Pam Patterson
Jake Kluver Mandi Sedlak/Pam Patterson

Jalea Culliver

Connie Cavel

Mary Neppl

Connie Cavel
Jake Masske Al & Lisa Poorman
Margaret Small Iron Horse Ladies Group
In Support of Junior Golf

Indianhead GC Ladies

Thomas (DCP) Sally Bryson
Thomas & John Sally Bryson
DCP Girls Pat Hancock
Girls Golf Teams Bev McKillip
In Support of Junior Golf Helen Jobeun
In Support of Junior Golf Mike Goltl
In Support of Junior Golf Sara Masters
Shasta Bosshamer, Kathy Carpenter, Inez Albrecht Meadowlark Hills GC NWAGA Members
In Support of Junior Golf Patti Miller
Grandaughters Barb Muldoon
Jeslynn Baumbart Anna Choi
In Support of Junior Golf

Teresa Snoozy

In Support of Junior Golf

Champions Run Ladies League

Kearney High Girls Golf Team

KCC Ladies Golf

Kearney Catholic Girls Golf Team

KCC Ladies Golf

In remembrance of Emily State, a very sweet and wonderful woman

KCC Ladies Golf

In remembrance of Carol Lynch, a long-time member of KCC Ladies Golf and always fun to play with

KCC Ladies Golf

Pam Gallagher, for years of leadership and dedication to golf

KCC Ladies Golf

Deb Jensen, Thank you for your years of being our Treasurer

KCC Ladies Golf

My grandchildren

Kay Bowman

In Support of Junior Golf

Fremont Ladies Golf Association

In Support of Junior Golf

Fremont Ladies Golf Association

In Support of Junior Golf

Oak Hills 9-Hole Ladies Interclub

In memory of Steve and Lori Budd

Their friends from Champions Run

 

Business Sponsorships

 

Please contact the NWAGA office at 402-505-4653 ext. 103 if you wish to be a business sponsor.

Westchester Capital Management

Carson Wealth

Shawn Benge Agency

Shalkota Oil

Dakota Ridge Vacation Rental - Lead, SD - Teresa Snoozy

 

Format

 

Teams will be pre-flighted based on team handicap (four flights) after the September 15 Handicap Revision. Each foursome will play their own ball and count their best two net scores on each hole. Individuals will receive 95% of their Course Handicap (Maximum Course Handicap of 40).