Golf tourney a great success

On behalf of the Marshalltown Area United Way we would like to say thank you to everyone who came out and supported our golf tournament this past Thursday. This year was the largest year since the United Way began hosting the tournament. We had 30 teams entered.

Thank you to Gary Schaudt and Sage Point Financial for being the event sponsor. Thank you to the following businesses for your hole sponsorship: Emerson, Lennox Industries, R.S. Stover, JBS, Wolfe Eye Clinic, McFarland Clinic and Fauna Nord & Kelli Thurston Team, Animal Clinic – The Vet, Bowman & Miller P.C., Casey’s General Stores, Diamond Vogel Paints, Eyecare Associates, Farmers Insurance — Wade Johnson, Farmer’s Savings Bank, Glenwood Place Retirement Community, Great Western Bank, Hawkeye Care Center, Mitchell Family Funeral Home, Premier Office Equipment, Shomo Madsen Insurance, State Farm Insurance — Peschong Agency, Temp Associates, The Brew House — Don Anderson, and US Bank.

We would also like to thank JBS for providing the pork for the evening meal & Smokin’ G’s for catering.

Door prizes were donated by: Alliant Energy, Arby’s, Chicago Cubs, Earl May, Emerson, Fareway, Fox Ridge Golf Course, Fridley Theaters, Hardees, Hubbard Recreation Club, Hy-Vee, KIX 101.1 and News Talk 1230 KFJB, Iowa Cubs, Iowa State University, Iowa Wild, Jimmy Johns, Kwik Trip, Lennox Industries, Meskwaki Casino and Hotel, Pine Lake County Club, Radcliffe Golf Course, Sear’s Home Town, Showroom Auto, Slumberland Furniture, Taco John’s, Town & Country Golf, United Bank & Trust, US Cellular and the Marshalltown YMCA-YWCA. Golf ball donations were received from: Emerson, Great Western Bank, KIX 101 and News Talk 1230 KFJB, Lennox Industries, Premier Office Equipment and Wells Fargo Bank.

We would also like to acknowledge the following people for helping make this event all that it turned out to be: Gary Schaudt, Deb Mettlin, Zach Stahlin and Todd Steinkamp for being on the golf committee. Pam Klinefelter at the American Legion for going above and beyond to help make the meal after the event to run smoothly and Josh Hoglan at the American Legion Pro Shop. Finally, thank you to all the volunteers that come out and helped make the day a success.

Without all of these people this event wouldn’t be possible. Thank you again!