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New program encourages local residents to donate 'Toys Fore Golf'
Published on Wed, Nov 28, 2012 (2:25 p.m.)Las Vegas, Nev. – OB Sports Golf Management’s Las Vegas golf facilities announced a new program—Toys Fore Golf—that encourages local Las Vegas-area golfers to donate unwrapped toys in exchange for preferred green fees. Toys will be donated to HELP of Southern Nevada a local community resource that provides a number of programs ranging from Family Services, Homeless Services to Emergency Resource Services. Five local golf facilities are participating in the program. Angel Park Golf Club and The Legacy Golf Club are offering 18 holes of golf for $40 valid Monday – Thursday and $45 valid Friday – Sunday. Stallion Mountain Golf Club is offering a 4 players for $100 bounce-back gift certificate valid for green fees upon the golfer’s next visit to the club. Las Vegas Golf Club is offering a $35 rate that includes golf cart or a $25 rate for those who’d rather walk. And Painted Desert Golf Club is offering a $49 rate before 11am and $29 after 11am. Additional toy donations gathered at Painted Desert Golf Club will be donated to local Toy For Tots efforts.
“The Toy’s Fore Golf program allows golfers to save a few bucks doing what they love to do, while giving back to those who need a boost during the holiday season,” said Greg Brockelman, Director of Golf at Angel Park Golf Club. “The game of golf in general has a long tradition of giving. This is just a humble example of one way we’re trying to uphold the spirit of that tradition.”
The special offer is valid 11/23/12 through 12/20/12 for Nevada residents. Golfers may make reservations or learn more online at each club’s webpage dedicated to Toys Fore Golf. Angel Park www.AngelPark.com/Toy 254.4653; The Legacy www.TheLegacyGC.com/Toy 897-2187; Stallion Mountain www.StallionMountainGolf.com/Toy 547.6601; Painted Desert www.PaintedDesertGC.Com/Toy, 645-2570; Las Vegas G.C.: www.LasVegasGC.com/Toy, 646-3003.
About HELP of Southern Nevada
Annually serving over 100,000 unduplicated people in the fiscal year, the organization makes sure everything they do falls within their mission with a focus on their four cornerstones: Housing, Emergency Services, Life Skills and Prevention. For more information on HELP of Southern Nevada, visit www.helpsonv.org
About The Participating Facilities
Angel Park Golf Club
Best Public Course in Las Vegas – LV Review-Journal Reader’s Poll
36 holes, Arnold Palmer design
12 hole Cloud Nine Short Course
Phone: (702) 254-4653 Toll Free: 888.4GOLFLV
The Legacy Golf Club
Top 10 Best Courses You Can Play in Nevada, Golf Digest
Located just minutes From McCarron and The Strip in Henderson
Arthur Hills design
Phone: (702) 897-2187 Toll Free: 888-629-3930
Las Vegas Golf Club
“For a casual, relaxing round on a traditional course that won't strain the budget, Las Vegas Golf Club is as good as it gets." - VegasGolfer Magazine 2008
$5 million in recent improvements, including a new clubhouse and additional course upgrades
Phone: (702) 646-3003
Painted Desert Golf Club
Best Greens in the West
Jay Morrish design
Conveniently located off US Highway 95 and Ann Road, in Las Vegas
Phone: (702) 645-2570
Stallion Mountain Golf Club
Host of The Big Break – Las Vegas. Former host of PGA Tour’s Las Vegas Invitational
Jim Colbert/Jeff Brauer design
Conveniently located only 7 miles from The Strip
Phone: (702) 547-6601
About OB Sports Golf Management
The above listed clubs are all professionally managed by OB Sports Golf Management, a diversified, golf-oriented company with a long history of success. OB Sports manages premier golf courses and country clubs throughout the United States. Known for its comprehensive and personalized services since 1972, OB Sports has become widely acclaimed as the leader in boutique-style golf course management. For more information about OB Sports Golf Management, visit www.obsports.com, call (480) 948-1300, follow on Twitter at www.twitter.com/obsportsgolf, become a Fan on Facebook at www.facebook.com/obsports or check out the OB Sports You Tube Channel at www.youtube.com/obsportsgolf.
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