Thank you to the Supporters of the Tee it up for Education Charity Golf Tournament

Thank you to the Supporters of the Tee it up for Education Charity Golf Tournament

For Immediate Release: June 21, 2023

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Okanagan Hockey Community Foundation (OHCF) and Okanagan Hockey Group wish to extend gratitude to Supporters of “Tee it up for Education” Charity Golf Tournament

Penticton, BC – The Okanagan Hockey Community Foundation (OHCF) and Okanagan Hockey Group are thrilled to express their heartfelt appreciation to all the participants and community sponsors who contributed to the tremendous success of the 2023  “Tee it up for Education” Charity Golf Tournament held June 13th at the Penticton Golf & Country Club.

The event was yet again, a huge triumph, and it wouldn’t have been possible without the support and generosity of numerous individuals and businesses in our community. We would like to extend our sincere thanks to the following sponsors and local establishments for their invaluable contributions:

  • Shaughnessy’s Cove
  • VLS Developments
  • Yellowdog Brewing
  • Castanet Penticton
  • Tod Alstad
  • Lloyd Sadd
  • Salty’s Beach House
  • Earls Bar + Kitchen
  • Penticton Kia
  • Vancouver Canucks Young Stars Tournament
  • The BC Hockey Hall of Fame
  • Cascades Casino and Match Eatery
  • Stingray (New Country)
  • Canadian Tire Penticton
  • Grizzly’s Water
  • A&K Grimms Sausage
  • Arterra Wines Canada
  • Barley Mill Brew Pub & Bistro
  • Barry Beecroft Fuel Distributors
  • BC Wine Information Centre
  • Blenz Coffee
  • Brodo Kitchen and Catering
  • Burnett’s Flowers
  • The Calgary Flames
  • Cambo Beach Restaurant
  • Canadian Handmade
  • Cannery Brewing
  • Creek & Gully Cider Inc
  • Day’s Inn by Wyndham Penticton
  • Deep Roots Winery
  • Detonate Brewing Company
  • Dirty Laundry Vineyard Ltd.
  • Enchanted Florist
  • Exit Penticton
  • Fairfield by Marriott
  • Fountain Tire
  • Garden Works
  • The Hockey Hall of Fame
  • Jak’s Beer Wine and Spirits
  • WHL Kelowna Rockets
  • La Crème De La Crème
  • Legend Distilling
  • Maison Mulnati
  • Meeples and Milkshakes
  • Melt Mineral Spa
  • Mocojo Winery
  • MP4U
  • Osoyoos Golf Club
  • Pentage Winery
  • Penticton Lakeside Resort & Conference Centre
  • Pizza Hut
  • Ramada Penticton
  • Roadside Hospitality
  • Safeway Canada Ltd.
  • Sandman Hotel Penticton
  • SummerGate Winery Ltd
  • Taynton Bay Spirits
  • The Cellar Wine Bar & Kitchen
  • Theo’s Restaurant
  • Three Sisters Winery
  • Tim Hortons
  • Travel Penticton
  • True Grain Bakehouse
  • Vitamin King
  • White Spot Limited
  • Wild Ginger
  • Lickity Splitz Ice Cream

The overwhelming support we received from these businesses is a testament to the strong sense of community in the Okanagan region and its commitment to education and the betterment of our youth.

“We are grateful to all the golfers, sponsors, and volunteers who joined us for the ‘Tee it up for Education’ Charity Golf Tournament. Your presence and unwavering support have left an unforgettable impact on our educational initiatives.

Your generosity will empower even more young minds, allowing them to reach for their dreams and unlock their full potential. On behalf of the Okanagan Hockey Community Foundation, I extend my deepest gratitude for your dedication to supporting our efforts to ease financial restrictions, making educational and athletic opportunities more accessible to those who need it.”- OHCF Chairman, Michael O’Connor

The success of the “Tee it up for Education” Charity Golf Tournament would not have been possible without the combined efforts and enthusiasm of everyone involved. We extend our heartfelt gratitude to each golfer, sponsor, and business donor for their unwavering commitment to the cause.

For further information about the Okanagan Hockey Community Foundation and future initiatives, please contact us at info@okanaganhockeyfoundation.com

About Okanagan Hockey Community Foundation (OHCF):

The Okanagan Hockey Community Foundation (OHCF) believes in providing the best education and athletic opportunities to those seeking an avenue that may not be viable due to financial barriers. The OHCF supports students and athletes in pursuit of achievement through programs focusing on the overall development of the individual. The focus of all programs is personal development – in the classroom, in the community and on the ice.

OHCF will support those with financial barriers who seek to attend the Okanagan Hockey Academy or wish to attend the Okanagan Hockey Camps. Consideration will be provided for those wishing to apply for funding to attend an accredited and approved hockey camp within their local region due to travel barriers and restrictions.

The Okanagan Hockey Community Foundation and the Okanagan Hockey Group believe in and live the principles of accountability, teamwork, sportsmanship, discipline and respect.



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