Giving Back with Golf

The Rotary Club of San Marcos Foundation Golf Tournament returns this year for another afternoon of golfing for a cause. The tournament is scheduled for Monday, Aug. 14 at Twin Oaks Golf Course, with a shot gun start at 1:30 p.m.

Proceeds will benefit the Boys & Girls Club of San Marcos and San Marcos High School (SMHS) Music Boosters. The Boys & Girls Club is a nonprofit youth development organization for youth ages 6 to 18 to learn and grow after school. SMHS Music Boosters strives to support the school’s music and performing arts programs, which serves nearly 300 students every year. The booster club’s support gives students wider array of opportunities to grow as performers and leaders.

San Marcos Rotary welcomes a new partner for this year’s event, with PIMA Medical Institute has joining as the 2017 Presenting Sponsor. More sponsorship and donation opportunities are also available for groups and individuals who would like to be part of the cause. Tournament entry is $500 for a foursome or $150 per player.

San Marcos Rotary is part of Rotary International, which includes 1.2 million members in 33,000 clubs around the world and celebrates its 100th anniversary this year. The San Marcos club meets Thursdays at noon at the Old Spaghetti Factory. Learn more at www.sanmarcosrotary.org, or contact Golf Chairman Dana Albert 760-846-8103 to register or learn more about the tournament.