The St. Lucie County Board of County Commissioners and Fairwinds Golf Course hosted the 5th Annual Dickerson Ultimate Drive Golf Tournament benefiting United Way of St. Lucie County. Eighteen holes of championship golf and beautiful weather for the day. Golfers enjoyed a continental breakfast, seafood paella and barbecue provided by The Paella King, The Rusty Putter, and Bonner Mobile bar. As well as competed for prizes for longest drive, closest to the pin, putting contest and various raffles.
St. Lucie County Administrator Howard Tipton is also the United Way’s Campaign Chair and a passionate golfer. He launched an ambitious workplace campaign and signature golf event to raise money for the United Way. Each year the tournament committee volunteers put together this amazing fundraiser to create lasting change in St. Lucie County.
Since inception of the tournament Dickerson Florida has been our title sponsor. Other sponsors and teams included Waste Pro, Felix & Associates, Manpower, Relation Insurance, SEC, The First Tee, Motorola, Sam’s Club, Hi-Tide Sales Inc., Culpepper & Terpening Inc., Sterling Facility Services, Database Financial Services, Inc., Paul Jacquin & Sons, Walmart, Florida Power & Light, Arrigo, and Berger, Toombs, Elam & Gaines & Frank CPA's.
On behalf of the United Way of St. Lucie County and St. Lucie County Board of County Commissioners, we appreciate your support. This fundraiser helps us improve the lives of families and individuals in the areas of Health, Financial Stability, and Education.