San Francisco – The Japanese Cultural and Community Center of Northern California’s (JCCCNC) 15th Annual Nikkei Open Golf Tournament will be held on Monday, July 13th, 2009 at the Lake Merced Golf Club in Daly City. Proceeds from the Nikkei Open benefit JCCCNC’s programs and services.
Entry fee for this year’s fundraising golf tournament will be $250.00, which includes green fees, boxed lunch, tee prizes, hole giveaways and dinner. The shotgun start begins promptly at 12:30 p.m. The tournament is scramble scoring format. Prizes will be awarded for the top foursome. Special prizes will also be awarded to Hole-in-One and Closest-To-The-Pin winners.
The evening dinner program will be emceed by John Abendroth, former PGA Tour player and a co-host of “Hooked on Golf,” with Hawaiian music provided by Ka’ala Carmack and the J-Town Hui. There will also be a raffle drawing with the Grand Prize being a Hawaiian Getaway Package which includes round-trip tickets and hotel accommodations for two courtesy of Morrison Travel, Courtyard by Marriot Waikiki Beach and Lois Hunter. Raffle tickets and dinner program only tickets may be purchased by non-Nikkei Open golf participants as well.
Hole Sponsors for the event include Aloha Pediatric Dentistry, Asian Firefighters Association, British Motors of San Francisco, Marjorie Fletcher, Yo Hironaka, Drs. Hiura & Hiura Optometrist, Hukilau Da Bar, Bob Kawamoto, Lowell Kimura, Darlene Masamori Insurance Agency, Kaz Maniwa, Moriwaki, Imai, & Fujita, Inc., T. Okamoto and Co., Osaki Design, Marilyn Oshiro, Pyramid Printing, Ross Sakamoto and Angela McKillen, San Francisco Associates, San Francisco Bay Area Nikkei Singles, San Francisco Drakes, San Francisco Enchantees, Teresa Serata, Uoki K Sakai Co. and Craig Yonemura DDS, MS, Inc. Hole Sponsorship opportunities are still available.
The Nikkei Open is presented with support from Japan Airlines, Comcast and Union Bank of California.
For more information registration, raffle tickets, dinner program tickets and/or sponsorship possibilities, please contact Ken Maeshiro, Special Events Coordinator at (415) 567-5505 or firstname.lastname@example.org.