Wear White Open

Saturday, Sep. 15 • 11:00 am

The Kahkwa Club


We are pleased to announce the second annual Wear White Open on Saturday, Sept. 15, at Kahkwa Club.

The golf game at this special event will be limited to 20 foursomes, each competing to increase the amount of tournament proceeds allocated to their favorite fund at Hamot Health Foundation.

Participation in the tournament will include lunch, special gifts for each player, 18 holes of golf, a forecaddie for your foursome, and use of the practice facilities and locker room. Enjoy win-place-show wagering on the participating teams, and course concierge service during play.

The Kahkwa Club, designed by the famed golf course architect Donald Ross, has hosted many of our country’s most prestigious championships. Come play and enjoy! At the conclusion of the tournament, golfers may invite a guest to join in the evening dinner and celebration of the many important funds at Hamot Health Foundation.

As you enjoy another sunny golf season in Erie, you can look forward to wearing your brightest whites and bringing your best game to the Kahkwa Club on Sept. 15, all in support of Hamot Health Foundation’s Promise 21 campaign.

To order tickets or become a sponsor, fill out the PDF below or contact Emily Kahler at 814-877-7020.


Schedule

Registration — 11 a.m. to 12:45 p.m.

Lunch, locker room access, use of practice facilities, win-place-show wagering.

Shotgun Start at 1 p.m.

The format is two best balls net of your foursome. Forecaddie provided to help you spot the occasional errant shot. Winning team will be able to allocate a minimum of $25,000 to their designated fund. Second and third place teams will also be able to allocate an additional amount to their designated fund based upon the total raised at the event.

Dinner and Celebration at 5:30 p.m.

At the conclusion of the tournament, golfers may invite a guest to join in the evening dinner and celebration of the many important funds at Hamot Health Foundation that provide opportunities to advance health care initiatives by aligning the intentions of our donors to the critical needs of UPMC Hamot and our community. Expect an open bar and a beautiful dinner for the celebration.


Sponsorship Opportunities

Team Sponsor — $5,000

Includes one foursome, lunch, gifts for all players, 18 holes of golf, a forecaddie for your foursome, use of the locker room, open bar and dinner for each player and a guest, and a minimum of $2,500 given to the fund of your choosing.

Promise 21 Sponsor — $21,000  

Reserved by Howard Industries 

Includes two foursomes, recognition throughout the event as the Promise 21 Sponsor, lunch, gifts for all players, 18 holes of golf, a forecaddie for each foursome, use of the locker room, open bar and dinner for each player and a guest, and a minimum of $2,500 per team given to the fund of your choosing.

Gift Sponsor — $10,000

Reserved by Dr. Jay C. Moritz

Includes one foursome, recognition throughout the event as the Gift Sponsor, lunch, gifts for all players, 18 holes of golf, a forecaddie for your foursome, use of the locker room, open bar and dinner for each player and a guest, and a minimum of $2,500 given to the fund of your choosing.

Dinner and Entertainment Sponsor — $8,000

Includes one foursome, recognition throughout the event as the Dinner and Entertainment Sponsor, lunch, gifts for all players, 18 holes of golf, a forecaddie for your foursome, use of the locker room, open bar and dinner for each player and a guest, and a minimum of $2,500 given to the fund of your choosing.

Cocktail Sponsor — $3,000

Includes recognition at the cocktail hour as the Cocktail Sponsor and open bar and dinner for four guests. This will be a top-shelf cocktail hour including a signature Wear White Open cocktail option.

Wagering Sponsor — $3,000

Includes recognition at the wagering table, and open bar and dinner for four guests. Win-place-show wagering will be offered during registration, no limits.

Course Concierge Sponsor — $2,500 (three available)

Includes recognition at registration, on-course beverage and snack stations and in the locker rooms as the Course Concierge Sponsor, and open bar and dinner for two guests.

Forecaddie Sponsor — $2,000

Includes recognition as the Forecaddie Sponsor, including the opportunity to add your logo to the forecaddie bibs, and open bar and dinner for two guests.

Lunch Sponsor — $1,500

Includes recognition as the Lunch Sponsor and open bar and dinner for two guests.