Villa Charities Foundation 2018 Annual Report VC19_AnnualReport_Foundations_May3_HR - Page 10

BY THE NUMBERS 42nd annual villa charities golf classic 250 Golf balls dropped from helicopter (to select the winner of the Grand Prize, an RBC Canadian Open Hospitality Package The 42nd Annual Villa Charities Golf Classic was held at Eagles Nest Golf Club in Vaughan and, by all accounts, provided a great day of golf, food and fun for participants. 90 Percentage of “Beat the Pro” best shot challenges won by former Toronto Maple Leafs Captain Rick Vaive 10 Golfers played a round on the excellent Eagles Nest course, punctuated by food stops featuring dishes from Italian regions including Campania and Sicilia. A highlight of the day was the 5th hole “Beat the Pro Challenge”, where foursomes donated money for a chance to tee up against former Toronto Maple Leafs Captain Rick Vaive. VILLA CHARITIES FOUNDATION ANNUAL REPORT The golf was followed by a cocktail reception featuring more Italian specialty foods. The event concluded with a helicopter drop of golf balls to select the winner of the Grand Prize, an RBC Canadian Open Hospitality Package. Funds raised at the Golf Classic, held in late September 2018, support long-term care. The event was made possible by the generosity of our Presenting Sponsor, Lady York Foods, and the contributions of other sponsors, donors, volunteers and partners. 11