The 2020 Care Classic: #CareForeCovid

We are excited to confirm that the Annual Care Classic Golf Outing will be held on July 20, 2020 at The Oaks Golf Course in Cottage Grove, WI. Due to COVID-19, the outing may look a little different than previous years; however, the game and the fun will remain unchanged! We are working closely with The Oaks Gold Course to ensure all of our participants have a wonderful, and safe, time and to ensure the health of our golfers, sponsors, and volunteers.

Help us raise funds to support our front-line care givers through the annual Care Classic. All funds raised will be disbursed through our member facilities to directly benefit our long term caregivers. Caring for those that care for your loved ones. How can you participate and show your support of our #CareFORECovid efforts? Join us as a golfer on July 20, 2020 at the Oak’s Golf Course, become a sponsor, or make a monetary donation.

REGISTER HERE! Golfers and Sponsors!

Register to golf as an individual, two-some, or four-some: $149/golfer and includes greens fees, cart rental, food & refreshments, a #CareFORECovid t-shirt, prizes, and more! Register before June 26 to guarantee your shirt size!

Volunteer: We are seeking a handful of volunteers to help us during the day. All volunteers will receive a #CareForeCovid t-shirt, food & refreshments. Email Jena Jackson at jena@whcawical.org to volunteer!

SPONSORS: Secure your sponsorship prior to June 26, to have your logo added to the #CareForCOVID t-shirt provided to all participants.

Hole Sponsor: $500; set up an outdoor booth on one of beautiful tee blocks at the Oaks. You are welcome to hand out any prizes, offer fund-raising games, and provide snacks and refreshments to golfers. You may have up to two individuals on your sponsored hole. A 6ft table and two chairs will be provided. Sponsorship includes tee block signage, #CareForeCovid t-shirt, plus lunch, dinner, and refreshments.

Memorial Hole Sponsor: $500; Sponsor a hole in honor or in memory of someone that made a difference in your life or in the world of Long Term Care. The hole will be designated with a sign honoring or memorizing that special individual; and a special award will be given to the golfer whose tee shot lands closest to the pin.

Bloody Mary & Vodka/OJ Morning Refreshment Sponsor: $1,500; As registration begins early and participants warm up for the golf event, provide them with a refreshing bloody mary or morning vodka drink. All participants will receive one coupon for one free morning drink of their choice. The coupon will recognize your sponsorship and include your company’s logo. This sponsorship also includes two golfers and applicable items included with golfer registration. Sponsor may purchase additional Moring Drink tickets to hand out to registrants, in 50 ticket increments for $300/50 tickets.

Drink Sponsor (on-course refreshments): $2,500; all participants will receive 2 drinks tickets, branded with your company’s logo. Signage will also be placed on the beverage carts recognizing the sponsorship, including on-site signage near the registration area. This sponsorship also includes two golfers and applicable items included with golfer registration. Sponsor may purchase additional On-Course Drink tickets to hand out to golfers, in 50 ticket increments for $300/50 tickets.

Lunch Sponsor: $1,750; all participants will receive a boxed lunch before hitting the links. The box will have a large sticker added, recognizing your sponsorship + company logo. On-site, day-of signage will also be provided, recognizing the sponsorship. This sponsorship also includes two golfers and applicable items included with golfer registration.

Dinner Sponsor: $2,500; all participants will receive dinner as the conclude their 18 holes. On-site signage will be placed around dinner area, recognizing your sponsorship. This sponsorship also includes two golfers and applicable items included with golfer registration.

Donations: Not able to participate in the event? You can still help us make a difference in the lives of long-term care’s front-line care givers! We are accepting monetary donations to help our efforts to raise funds to support caregiver relief efforts. $500 donations will be recognized as a Bronze Tee Sponsor. $1,000 donations will be recognized as at Silver Tee Sponsor; and $2,000+ donations will be recognized as a Golden Tee Sponsor.

Be sure to attend this great WHCA/WiCAL tradition of 42 years on Monday, July 20, 2020, at the Oaks Golf Course in Cottage Grove, WI. **Registration is open through July 10!** Registration Fee is $149 per golfer, and includes course fees, cart rental, golf shirt, prizes, food & refreshments. Register prior to June 26, 2020 to guarantee your shirt size. #CareFORECovid

REGISTER HERE! 

Any questions regarding the Care Classic, contact Jena Jackson at jena@whcawical.org for more info!


THANKS TO ALL OF THIS YEAR’S GOLFERS — YOU’RE SUPPORTING A GREAT CAUSE!

George F. MacKenzie

Proceeds for this fun event have funded more than $150,000 in scholarships to worthy recipients throughout the state. Funds raised from this year’s event will support scholarships and educational grants for WHCA/WiCAL facility employees and families. AGAIN THIS YEAR, we welcome CHAASE (Center for Health Administration and Aging Services Excellence) with the UW-Eau Claire HCAD program. CHAASE will share in the proceeds of the Care Classic through HCAD scholarships for students.

Click HERE for more information on the WHCA/WiCAL’s George F. MacKenzie Scholarship Fund.

Click HERE for information on scholarship opportunities for member facilities employees and business partners.


DESTINATION: The Oaks

This year’s event will be at The Oaks Golf Course, a beautiful course in Cottage Grove, WI that satisfies the golfing capabilities of golfers at all skill levels. Conveniently located east of Madison right along I-94, The Oaks offers relaxing, picturesque backdrop, and a comfortable clubhouse.

So… Get your clubs shined up, and we’ll see you on the links in July!


REGISTRATION INCLUDES: 

  • A SCRAMBLE FORMAT FOR EVEN THE MOST NOVICE GOLFER
  • COMPLIMENTARY SHIRT
  • PRIZE ON EVERY HOLE
  • $10,000 HOLE-IN-ONE CHALLENGE
  • $1,000 PUTTING CONTEST
  • $500 100-YARD CLOSEST TO THE PIN CHALLENGE
  • COMPLIMENTARY BEVERAGES
  • LUNCH
  • DINNER
  • AND MUCH MORE!

Care Classic Photo Albums