April 12, 2010 - Dwight Stephenson "Hall of Fame Golf Classic"
Where: Weston Hills Country Club
When: Monday, April 12, 2010
Beneficiary: American Diabetes Association, The Urban League of Broward Cunty, United Cerebral Palsy & Dwight's Computers for Kids
Host(s): Dwight Stephenson
Executive Director: Soulon Johnson
Committee Members: EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR: Soulon Johnson - MEMBERS: Stephen Benson, Eric Cyrus, Katie Fitzpatrick, Sandy Franklin, Bruce Godwin, Ed Hengtgen, Raj Krishnasamy, Dale Ramsay, Maria Elles Scott, Dinah Stephenson, Dwight Stephenson, Dwight Stephenson Jr., Tim Talbert & Alyce Zahniser - ADVISORY BOARD MEMBERS: Earl Hallo, Brett Ragland, Ron Shapo
Sponsors: BIRDIE SPONSORS: D. Stephenson Construction, Inc., Miami Dolphins & Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, Office Depot Foundation & Publix - PAR SPONSOR: Northwestern Mutual Financial Network - TEE SPONSORS: Breen Ragland Group, James A. Cummings, Inc., South Florida Super Bowl Host Committee - IN-KIND PARTNERS: Hooters, JKG Group, John Offerdahl's Cafe Gril, Marla The Brownie Lady, McDonalds, Melting Pot, Monster Energy Drink, Premier Beverage, Stephens Distributors, The Pepsi Bottling Company & Rick Case Automotive Group - BUSINESS PARTNERS: ACAI Architect, American Express, Barranco Gonzalez Architecture, Botek Thurlow Engineering, Coast Construction Company, Gerrits Construction, MGM General Contractors, Inc., Oasis Outsourcing, Olympia Pro Build, Ronald McDonald House Charities, Ruden McCloskey, Skanska & Sun Trust Bank - DONORS: Bonina Insurance, Cohen Medical Association & Osburn, Hennings and Company
Blacktie Photos by: Ginny Fujino, Blacktie-Southflorida
"Hall of Fame Golf Classic"
The two day event, started on Sunday, April 11, 2010 at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino PLum V.I.P. Lounge and welcomed Sponsors, Celebrities including Hall of Famers and current and former atheletes.
Guests enjoyed great food and cocktails in the Plum V.I.P. Lounge, had the opportunity to bid a variety of silent auctions items and listed to the sounds of Ruby Baker and Band.
Monday, April 12, 2010 golf event, started the day @ 7:30 AM with rain, but sunshine was off on the horizon, and just as Dwight Stephenson was getting the players started off at 9:00 AM the rains stopped and everyone was able to complete the golfing dry and happy.
The awards presentation luncheon was hosted by Dwight and Dinah Stephenson with the help from "Footy". Dwight Stephenson thanked the sponsors and a video was shown which showed to the participants the mission of the Dwight Stephenson Foundation "to provide financial assistance to local non-profit organizations." "My successes on the field of play and in the business arena have provided me a voice in our community. I feel compelled to use that voice to do as much as I can for these organizations and, more importantly, the children.
Some of the charities that the Dwight Stephenson Foundation supports are the American Diabetes Association, The Urban League of Broward County, United Cerebral Palsy & Dwight's Computers for Kids.