(A bird's-eye view of The Country Club of Winter Haven in Winter Haven, Florida)
(RESTON, Va.) – In anticipation of the , several Florida host courses were featured in Florida news outlets promoting this year’s event.
Ocala Golf Club (Ocala, Florida) was mentioned in the , while The Country Club of Winter Haven (Winter Haven, Florida), The Club at Eaglebrooke (Lakeland, Florida) and Willowbrook Golf Course (Winter Haven, Florida) appeared in .
“We as business owners and customers at businesses are asked consistently to open our pocketbooks up to a cause,” said Ocala Golf Club General Manager Jason Lenhart in an email to Ocala-News. “I like that a donor can see where donations are going and can trust that their monies are going to families that stay at the Fisher House.”
This year’s WLGO is being hosted at 100 courses nationwide on Monday, Aug. 5, raising money for the Fisher House Foundation, which provides military families a “home away from home” while their loved ones receive medical treatment.
WLGO has raised over $4.1 million for military charities since its inception in 2011 and has raised over $1 million for Fisher House since 2016, including over $130,000 so far in 2019.
To read the story about Ocala, click .
To read the story about The Country Club of Winter Haven, The Club at Eaglebrooke and Willowbrook Golf Course, click .
To register or donate to #WLGO19, go to