Golf News for Thursday, February 20, 2014 | Charity

Immokalee Foundation's eighth annual Inter-Club Challenge at The Old Collier Golf Club in Naples, Fla.

What: The eighth annual Inter-Club Challenge, a spirited golf tournament that pits golf club against golf club in a friendly rivalry, is set for Monday, May 5, 2014 at The Old Collier Golf Club in Naples. Proceeds from the tournament will support a brighter future for the children of Immokalee through The Immokalee Foundation's programs.

The Inter-Club Challenge is the first in a series of annual fundraising events aimed to build pathways to success for the children of Immokalee.

Participation in the Inter-Club Challenge is $1,250 per golfer or $5,000 per foursome.

Who: Foursomes from some of Southwest Florida's most prestigious communities and golf clubs will participate along with the clubs' golf pros.

The Immokalee Foundation students have the chance to play with the teams - providing the kids with a wonderful opportunity to interact with their benefactors and pro golfers.

Michael D. Benson, chairman and CEO of Insurance Management Consultants LLC, is the 2014 Inter-Club Challenge chair and TIF board member.

The Immokalee Foundation has a range of programs that focus on building pathways to success through college and vocational school, mentoring and tutoring, and opportunities for broadening experiences and life skills development.

When: Monday, May 5, 2014
8 a.m. registration, breakfast and driving range practice
9:15 a.m. shotgun start
1:30 p.m. lunch and awards

Where: The Old Collier Golf Club
790 Main House Drive, Naples

Participation in the Inter-Club Challenge is $1,250 per golfer or $5,000 per foursome.
Additionally, there are multiple underwriting opportunities available for individuals and corporate partners, including hole sponsorships starting at $750 that help raise additional funds for TIF's mission in Immokalee.

Info: The Immokalee Foundation, 239-430-9122,,