Sheriff’s Foundation of York County, Inc. 6th Annual Invitational Golf Tournament | Events
ROCK HILL, SC (WBTV) -- The Sheriff’s Foundation of York County is excited to announce the 6th Annual Invitational Golf Tournament. The tournament is scheduled for September 17th 2012 at the Springfield Golf Club in Fort Mill, SC. Now is the time for companies and organizations to secure sponsorships and teams to help serve a good cause.
In 2011 the tournament raised more than $11,000. Those proceeds provided school supplies for York County students, funded scholarships to high school seniors seeking degrees in law enforcement related subjects, and helped support Explorer Post 1786.
In 2011 the Sheriff’s Foundation provided each school district in York County (York, Clover, Rock Hill and Fort Mill) with $400 worth of school supplies to assist those schools, students and families in need.
The Foundation awards up to four, $1000 Scholarships to high school seniors from York County, South Carolina.
The Explorer Program is designed to attract well-qualified young men and women to participate in organized on-the-job-training to help prepare them for a career in law enforcement, or a related field.
Due to the popularity of this event team slots will be available on a first come, first serve basis. Sponsorship opportunities are unlimited. The deadline for registration is August 31, 2012.
For more information on sponsorships and team availabilities contact Cherie Dalley, Foundation Secretary at (803) 628-3057 or Cherie.Dalley@yorkcountygov.com
The Sheriff’s Foundation of York County, Inc. is a 501(c) (3) non-profit organization. The Foundation recognizes that effective law enforcement is the cornerstone of a free and safe society, The Sheriff’s Foundation of York County, Inc., is committed to a vision of the future that ensures quality, integrity, accountability and increased public support for the law enforcement profession.
To achieve this mission, the Sheriff’s Foundation of York County, Inc. provides a continuum of educational opportunities, Resources and networking to:
· Foster public recognition, support and understanding of the role of law enforcement in general and specifically the role of the York County Sheriff's Office. Encourage persons to choose a career in the field of law enforcement
· Increase officer retention through recognition, education and professional development
· To contribute to the growth of the York County Sheriff's Office and to the betterment of York County
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