The Ben & Adith Miller Classic will be Monday, August 14th, at Cedar Valley Golf Course.
The annual golf outing , now in its 27 year, is a fundraiser for the Ben & Adith Patient Care Fund, a special fund through the Winona Health Foundation that provides financial assistance to help individuals in need pay for medical care.
In addition to the 18-hole Main Event, the full day of activities includes a free public golf exhibition, and the Green Monster Challenge, a 9-hole scramble during the afternoon.
Troy Merritt is an American professional golfer who has played on the PGA Tour and the Web.com Tour. Merritt will give a demonstration at Cedar Valley Golf Course, free and open to community members, Monday, August 14 at 10 a.m.
The Green Monster Challenge begins at 12:15 with registration and a light lunch at Cedar Valley Restaurant. After lunch, participants will head out on carts for a 1:30 shotgun start . The format is a four-person scramble with hole prizes and competition prizes. Registration is $100 per person and includes lunch, refreshments on the course, a participation gift and a photo of your foursome.
The Main Event begins at 11 a.m. with registration and an outdoor grilled lunch. The shotgun start is at noon, and the format is a four-person scramble. There will be hole prizes and competition prizes, followed by a reception and exhibition by Troy Merritt and an awards banquet . Participation in the Main Event is through a hole sponsorship only, which is $2,500 and includes all of the above, plus refreshments on the course, a participation gift and photo with Troy Merritt.
Registration for the 18-hole Main Event and the Green Monster Challenge is open through Monday, July 31. Space for all events is limited, and golfers will be accommodated on a first-come, first-served basis.
For more information, contact the Winona Health Foundation at 507.457.4394 or email Emily Hoff at ehoffwinonahealth.org.