CHATS - Community & Home Assistance to Seniors is celebrating its 10th annual charity golf tournament with ambassador Tim Jones on Sept. 14 at Mill Run Golf Club in Uxbridge in support of seniors in York Region and south Simcoe.
Golfers will receive a hot breakfast buffet, 18 holes of golf with a power cart, barbecue lunch buffet, dessert and coffee.
Tournament contests include top foursome, longest drive, closest to the pin, putting contest, Chartwell purple ball challenge and most honest foursome and a chance to win a new Mazda at the hole-in-one contest sponsored by the NewRoads Automotive Group. Back by popular demand is Chartwell’s purple ball challenge and a new putting contest sponsored by the Big Ball Golf Company.
Sponsors include Magna International Inc., presenting sponsor since the first tournament in 2014, as well as Bazil Development, City of Richmond Hill, and Backyard Pool & Spa, who have all been a part of the annual Tim Jones’ Charity Golf Classic since the beginning.
“We are thrilled to be celebrating this anniversary of an event that has grown over the last 10 years,” said Christina Bisanz, CHATS CEO, in a news release. “It not only provides CHATS with an opportunity to raise funds to support much needed transportation services for older adults in our community, but it also gives us a chance to raise awareness of the importance of CHATS’ services, to enable seniors to age with dignity in their own homes.”
To deliver more meals and provide transportation to more medical and hospital visits, has launched its 2023 #drivesfordrives campaign to raise aims $70,000 to purchase a wheelchair-accessible van.
For registration and more details, please visit the CHATS website.