Rotary Club of DeLand 25th Annual Charity Golf Classic
The Rotary Club of DeLand held its 25th Annual Charity Golf Classic at DeBary Golf and Country Club on Saturday April 27, 2019.  The 8:00 am Shotgun Start was preceded by a Fundraising Ball Drop wherein a parachutist glided over the Golf Course and released 300 golf balls.
Twenty-one teams participated in the tournament.  First Place went to one of the teams sponsored by United Parachute Technologies (Bob Booth, James Grady, John Hill Sr. and John Hill Jr.).  Second Place went to Mid Florida A/C (Justin Hall, Adam Douglas, Ryan Mulligan and Adam Bailey).  Third Place went to one of the AdventHealth Teams (Kollinger, Corradetti, Strand and Abbott).  Adam Bailey had the Longest Drive.  Dave Disney, “Rabbit,” and Shawn Grimes all received prizes for Closest to the Pin.
This tournament could not have been possible without the support of generous sponsors.  AdventHealth was this year’s Major Sponsor.  United Parachute Technologies, LLC was the Eagle Sponsor.
Birdie Sponsors were Boulevard Tire Center; Mainstreet Community Bank; Anne H. Stevenson, CPA, PA; LandisGrahamFrench; Alliance Community; Gorman Company; Hollis House Woodworking and Design; Silloh Development; Total Comfort Heat and Air Conditioning, Inc.; and, Dale D. Batten, DMD PA.
Par Sponsors were Astrid deParry, P.A.; Kaiser Buick/GMC Truck; James Moore, Certified Public Accountants and Consultants; Dreggors, Rigsby & Teal, P.A.; Elyse Phillips, CPA; Fleishel Financial Associates; Toy Train Local Collector; and Wine to Water.
Proceeds from this event will benefit local and international charities such as Polio Plus, PAL, The Neighborhood Center, Boys & Girls Clubs of Volusia/Flagler Counties, YMCA, etc.