South Haven Volunteer Fire Dept. Hosts Golf Outing to raise money for creation of Honor Guard

2013-07-12T14:28:00Z South Haven Volunteer Fire Dept. Hosts Golf Outing to raise money for creation of Honor GuardContributed by Joy Lundstrom nwitimes.com
July 12, 2013 2:28 pm  • 

VALPARAISO | The South Haven Volunteer Fire Department is hosting a Golf Outing on Saturday, August 24th at Duck Creek Country Club (638 N. 700 W. Hobart, IN) to raise money for the creation of an Honor Guard.

Golf Outing details include:

• Four Person Scramble

• $75 per person

• 9a Shotgun Start

• 18 Holes

• Golf Cart

• Hot Dogs on Course

• Dinner

Golfers can register by emailing Eric at ewood@southhavenfire.com or calling 759-3919 or 608-7290.

The community can support the event by:

• Putting a four-some together and golfing in the event

• Sponsoring a Hole for $50

• Or making a donation

“The role of the Honor Guard is to represent and honor fallen firefighters, and to display flags at ceremonies and special events.” stated Eric Woods, event chairman. Monies raised will be used to purchase uniforms, flags, and required items for the Honor Guard. “Uniforms are costly, and have been the barrier to creating the honor guard sooner, so we’re planning a series of fundraising events to help us cover those costs.”

The next fundraising event in the series is the Honor Guard Softball Tournament scheduled Friday through Sunday, September 13th-15th at Haven Hollow Park (330 W. 700 N., in South Haven). Visit www.southhavenfire.com to learn more.

South Haven Fire Department proudly provides Fire & EMS services to the largest unincorporated community in the State of Indiana and provides mutual aid to the largest city in Porter County.

For questions or more information contact Eric at ewood@southhavenfire.com , call 219-608-7290 or visit the department o- line at www.southhavenfire.com.

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