Toys for Tots golf tournament to be held Dec. 7

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ALPHARETTA, Ga. — Toys for Tots is partnering with Turning Point for Women’s Healthcare for the sixth annual Toys for Tots Holiday Golf Tournament.

The event takes place at 9:30 a.m. on Saturday, Dec. 7 at East Course of the Alpharetta Athletic Club, 3430 Highway 9 North in Alpharetta.

The entry fee is the cart fee, a donation of $20 to Turning Point and a wrapped gift(s) worth $25 or more.

U.S. Marines will be in attendance to collect the toys.

All AAC members, guests and Crooked Creek residents are invited. The format of the tournament will be a four-person scramble. Participants can sign up as a team or as a single.

There will be payouts to first, second, third, fourth and fifth place.

The tournament will also feature contests that require cash entry and have cash payouts, including hole-in-one, hit the green, straightest drive and putting contests.

A silent auction for a round of golf with Roberto Castro, 2012 PGA Tour rookie and four-time all-American, will also be available. The highest bidder will win a round with two friends and Castro at the Golf Club of Georgia.

Toys for Tots is seeking sponsors for the tournament. The cost of being a corporate sponsor is $500 and will include prominent signage in the clubhouse and a foursome for the tournament as well as at Affinity Course, Alpharetta Athletic Club and Brookfield Golf Course.

To be a tee sign sponsor, the cost is $50. The deadline for sponsorship is Nov. 30.

To sign up, contact the East Course golf shop at 770-475-2300, ext. 114 or email Tom Leininger at tom.leininger@alpharettaac.com.