Marathon Classic Donates $523,000 in December 2017

Marathon LPGA Classic Donates $523,000 to 24 Northwest Ohio Children’s Charities

The Marathon LPGA Classic Presented by Owens Corning & O-I donated $523,000 to 24 northwest Ohio children’s charities in 2017 as a result of last year’s annual LPGA tournament. Hundreds of children from northwest Ohio will benefit from the contributions.

The breakdown of charities that received Marathon Classic contributions is as follows:

Autism Model School - $9,500

Cancer Connection of NW Ohio - $10,000

Century Health - $10,960

Challenged Champions Equestrian Center - $35,128

Charity Ticket Program - $11,220

Dental Center of NW Ohio – Findlay Smiles - $16,641

Double ARC - $12,500

Epilepsy Center of NW Ohio - $5,000

Family and Child Abuse Prevention - $45,000

First Step (Sandusky Valley Domestic Violence Shelter) - $10,500

First Tee of Lake Erie - $35,000

Good Grief of NW Ohio - $26,000

Hancock County ADAMHS – $32,000

Jamie Farr Scholarship Fund - $24,000

Miracle League of NW Ohio - $25,000

Open Arms - Council on Domestic Violence - $16,000

Ronald McDonald House - $50,000

Serenity Farms - $25,000

Sylvania Area Family Services - $30,000

Tiffin Seneca Public Library - $3,532

Tiffin-Seneca United Way - $25,000

Together We Can Make a Difference - $25,000

Toledo Science Center (Imagination Station) - $15,000

Toledo Seagate Food Bank - $25,000

The tournament has now raised $10.2 million for 170 northwest Ohio children’s charities since its inception in 1984.

The 2018 Marathon Classic will be held July 9-15 at Highland Meadows Golf Club for a purse of $1.6 million. All four rounds of the tournament will once again be televised by The Golf Channel.

 

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