SCW Pickleball Club Helps Raise $22,009 for SCW Charity!
SCW charity is the big winner at Club’s
4th Annual “Day for Charity” event. The Club’s +1,300 members teamed up with area business and SCW residents to raise money for SCW Foundation Helping Hands and The Community Fund of SCW. These two organizations do so much for our SCW Community and Ken Holtz, event leader stated “this is our way of giving back to our community that we all love and support and reaching out to those in need”.
The event at Liberty Courts started with meet and
great with area businesses and our two service
organizations benefactors. Title Sponsor, Alliance for
Business & Community, ABC, had over 15 business tables set up, including tented areas for SCW Foundation and The Community Fund of SCW. Assorted raffles and table gifts were provided to attendees along with free coffee and donuts from Dunkin Donuts. SunDome Plaza Merchants also a Title Sponsor, was on hand to conducted a raffle to give away a $1000 flat screen television to add funds to the charity event.
At noon, the crowd grew to about 300 people who braved the cooler temperatures to
see the Great American Pickleball Drop, sponsored by ABC, with over $3,250 in prizes
and cash awarded.
In the afternoon, over 160 pickleball players and volunteers enjoyed the Play for
Pickleball Party, sponsored by Sundome Plaza Merchants. It all wrapped up by 3:30
pm with another $1,500 in prizes being given away & lots of good food, great play and
fun for all.
Todate, this 4th Annual Day for Charity Event, has allowed the SCW Pickleball Club to
help raise over $64,123 for SCW Charitable Organizations, during the last 4 years.
Thank you to all club members, volunteers and sponsors who helped make this event
a big success.
Note: A complete list of Ball Drop Winners is listed below. Prize awards that were not picked up during the event will be available at the SCW Foundation office. All prize recipients will be contacted and prizes must be picked up prior to 2/19/18.