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Kara Zinke Emergency Fund 9th Annual Golf Tournament

September 7, 2019


The Kara Zinke Emergency Fund 9th Annual Golf Tournament, will be held Saturday, September 7  2019 at the Canaan Country Club, 74 High St., Canaan, CT 06018.

The price for the 18 hole, four-person scramble is $110 per person which includes green fees, cart, prizes, lunch and a buffet dinner. On-course contests include closest to the hole, longest drive for men and women, a 50-50 challenge and a putting contest and raffle. There is a dinner-only option for $40.

Although golfers may register on tournament day, organizers recommend early registration because the tournament always fills up before the day of the event. Pre-register by calling Brenda Fife at (860) 671-1645.

The tournament day schedule is as follows:

9:30 am  Registration and continental breakfast

11:00 am  Shotgun Start

Lunch at the turn

Buffet Dinner and Awards.

Sponsorship opportunities range  from $50-$500. Raffle prize donations are also most welcome.

For sponsor information call Brenda Fife at (860) 671-1645.

Proceeds from the tournament will benefit the Kara Zinke Emergency Fund, a division of the Canaan Northwest Lion’s Club. The tournament was started by the Zinke family in honor of Kara Zinke, who passed away in 1993. In the past year, the Fund has provided $13,000 to 26 families in need. The Fund is a way for the Zinke family to give back to the community for the kindnesses that they received after Kara’s passing.

To learn more about the Kara Zinke Emergency Fund, again, call Brenda Fife at (860) 671-1645 or email

Thanks to these generous sponsors:

Lone Oak Camp Sites

Ed’s Auto Parts Inc.

Salisbury Visiting Nurses Association

Tadiello Electric

Laurelbrook Natural Resources

Raynard and Pierce, Inc.

William Perotti & Sons

Drury Patz & Citrin, LLP

Dave’s Tire & Auto Repair

Segalla Sand & Gravel, Inc.

Ormsbee Gas Co. Inc.

Salisbury Bank & Trust Co.

Caddie Shack


Vernali Concrete

Segalla’s Turnkey Housing, LLC

Torrington Savings Bank

Founders Insurance Group Inc.

WD Hewins & Sons

Jay’s Lawn Care

Decker & Beebe

Associated Lightning Rod

The Cordial Shop


Canaan Country Club
74 High St, Canaan
Canaan, 06018 United States
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(860) 824-7683