NFL ALUMNI ALONG WITH SPORTSRADIO 560 ANNOUNCES CHARITY GOLF CLASSIC TO BENEFIT SOLES4SOULS SHOE CHARITY
NFL Alumni Players participating include former Heisman Trophy Winner Eddie George
NASHVILLE, TN—May 24, 2012—Once again, the Tennessee Chapter of the NFL Alumni Association along with SportsRadio 560 will be hosting the premier charity golf classic in Middle Tennessee and this year it will benefit Soles4Souls, the charity dedicated to providing footwear to individuals in need around the world. The NFL Alumni players participating in this year’s golf classic include former Tennessee Titan and Heisman Trophy winner Eddie George, and former Pro Bowlers Al Smith, Brad Hopkins, Craig Hendtrich, and many more.
“We are proud to add Souls4Soles as a beneficiary of NFL Alumni Charities. Their work around the world is outstanding!" said Al Smith, NFL Chapter Alumni President.
The tournament on June 11th at Westhaven Golf Club in Franklin, TN will tee off at 9:00 am CT. Breakfast will be provided at registration with an awards luncheon to follow.
"We are thrilled to be partnering with Soles4Souls on this year’s golf classic," said Thom Abraham, SportsRadio Afternoon Host and NFL Alumni Spokesman. "Footwear is such a basic need and for us to be able to support this organization in making a difference is wonderful. If you like golf, football and like giving back, you should sign up to play in this tournament. You won’t regret it.’
Those interested in registering a team for the golf classic should contact Thom Abraham at SportsRadio 560 at .
"This is a great opportunity for Soles4Souls to be partnering with such a prestigious organization like the NFL Alumni,” said Kevin Goughary, CEO of Soles4Souls. “We hope people will come out and enjoy the day of golf and support our mission at the same time.”
For more information on how to get involved and donate, visit www.givshoes.org.
About Soles4Souls®, Clothes4Souls®, and Hope4Souls®
Soles4Souls collects new shoes to give relief to the victims of abject suffering and collects used shoes to support micro-enterprise efforts to eradicate poverty. Soles4Souls’ other two divisions, Clothes4Souls and Hope4Souls, provide the same relief and support through clothing and other necessities. Donating parties are eligible for tax advantages. Visit www.giveshoes.org, www.clothes4souls.org, or www.hope4souls.org for more information.