CHARITY FUNDRAISING GOLF DAY
Hutsadin Elephant Foundation Fundraising Day 25th Oct 2013 Banyan Golf Club Hua Hin
Hutsadin Elephant Foundation Charity Fundraising Day at the Banyan Golf ClubThe aim of the day was to raise much needed funds for the elephants of the Hutsadin Elephant Foundation. Kozy Haskey was without doubt the driving force behind the organisation of this event.
The main Sponsor was a Mr Gary Bennett from BEKK's Solutions who provided all players with quality shirts. Tony Haskey dug deep and provided all players with goodie bags of Hat, Towel, Balls and Tee's.
The event took place on Friday 25th Oct, it was attended by a total of 80 players with various handicaps. Thankfully the rain stayed away and we started play at 12.00 o'clock. During the event most if not all teams had a visit from Either Kozy (the event organiser) or Trevor who carried vast amounts of Cold water and of course coupes amounts of Beer, which was a relief during the hot weather A big thankyou to both of them.As with all charity golf events, everyone is a winner but as with all competitions there has to be a winning team. Congratulations to Nick Page, Caroline Page, Phil Night and Gary who representet team Butterfly who won the Team event. The winner of nearest the Pin was Bob M'chale from the Bridge Bar in Koh Takiab. All winners received Trophies for their efforts. 'Well done'After the Golf had ended all players and guests moved to the resturant area for a buffet meal and drinks, where the presentations where made along with a small
auction and raffle. Kozy would like to say a Big Thank you to all players, helpers, and staff and the Banyan Golf Club who made the day very special for all that attended.
We are pleased to say that the Day raised over 100,000Baht for the friends of the Hutsadin Elephant Foundation. Work is already pipelined to start on the building of 2 new Shelters for the Elephants including a food store. Any money not allocated to the shelters will go toward the land fund where it is hoped that the friends of the Elephant Foundation will be able to purchase more land for a bathing and grazing area.
Team Names:Bekks Bobby's Lost BallsThe BridgeJaew BarHua Hin Golf Hot PropertyThe A TeamThe Dutchies Butterfly Exiles Chequers Chill Out Bar 80 Saloon 1 Bar 80 Saloon 2 Brian's Caddies 4 Skins Beach Hut Japan All Stars Dusit Dingbats Big Trunks.
Contributed Raffle Prizes came from Bobby's Bar Chill Out Lord Webb Jaew Bar Sunset Boulevard Grand Pacific Hotel Banyan Golf Club Anartara Hotel Hua Hin Hills Vineyard ard Mondo vino Plus various items donated from the UK.
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