The 12th Annual Hart Speech Foundation Golf Tournament has added another popular element – pickleball. The event is scheduled for Monday, Oct. 9.
The Hart Speech Foundation, based in Plymouth, is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization dedicated to improving the lives of individuals who stutter through advocacy and scholarships for those in need of services.
The golf portion of the event will be held at the Nicklaus Design Course at Pinehills Golf Club, the 18-hole championship in Plymouth. Golfers of all skill levels and non-golfers are encouraged to participate.
The pickleball tournament will take place simultaneously at the Boys & Girls Club, 37 Proprietors Drive, Marshfield.
Pickleballers will compete for Hart Cup from 2 to 4 p.m. Registration is $100 team or $50 per player (and a teammate can be assigned). Additionally, pickleballers are welcome to join the post-event festivities and dinner at Pinehills Golf Club for an additional $50.
The golf tournament will feature a modified shotgun format. The tournament will begin with registration from 11 a.m. to noon, followed by the 12:30 p.m. shotgun tee-off; 4 p.m. cocktails (cash bar); and 5 p.m., awards dinner, raffle,silent auction.
The registration fee includes golf with cart and awards dinner. Donation is $700 for a foursome or $175 for a single golfer. There is also a dinner only option for non-golfers. Dinner only cost is $65.
Tournament sponsorships are available. Auction items are welcome.