The seventh annual Charter Cup Fishing Tournament, sponsored by E.J. Jaxtimer Builder Inc., will be held on Wednesday, July 12, at Baxter’s Fish ‘N Chips in Hyannis.
Since its inception in 2017, the tournament has raised more than $1.1 million. The tournament gives all profits raised to participating nonprofits.
This year, the tournament will raise funds for Angel Flight NE, Barnstable Police K9 Foundation, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Cape Cod and the Islands, Cape Abilities, Duffy Health Center, Gosnold, Inc., Habitat for Humanity of Cape Cod, Housing Assistance Corp., Joslin Diabetes Center, May Institute, Tommy’s Place, WellStrong, the Yarmouth Police Foundation, and YMCA Cape Cod.
“Last year we reached a milestone by raising over $1.1 million dollars for our local charities since starting the tournament in 2017. We have welcome two new charities this year and can’t wait to start fundraising!,” Jaxtimer said.
The tournament invites the community to support this special event by donating to one of the participating charities. To donate, make checks payable to the charity (listed above) of your choice. To donate to multiple charities, checks need to be made out individually. Donations can be in the amount(s) of $5,000, $2,500, $1,000, $750, $500, or $250 (but any donation amount is accepted and greatly appreciated.)
Donation forms and additional information can be found at www.jaxtimer.com/chartercupfishingtournament