Editor’s Note: Lisa Gunggoll is proud to serve on the Board of Directors of the Jarrett Payton Foundation, which hosted its second annual golf outing on Monday, July 15, 2013. Following is the official press release for the event.
JARRETT PAYTON HOSTS SECOND ANNUAL GOLF FUNDRAISING EVENT
Argus Brewery is the presenting sponsor; Proceeds to help children and adolescents with leadership development
Chicago—Philanthropist and small-businessman Jarrett Payton is hosting his second annual Jarrett Payton Foundation (JPF) Golf Outing. The fundraising event, taking place Monday, July 15, 2013 at Harborside International Golf Center, 11001 South Doty Ave E, Chicago, Ill, raises money for two core JPF programs: PROJECT: NO BULL and the Jarrett Payton Leadership Academy. Argus Brewery, the producer of the Jarrett Payton All-American Wheat Ale, is the presenting sponsor of the event.
Several prominent business professionals and former NFL stars will be present including Mesirow Financial Executive Vice President Les Coney, Hillard Heintze Senior Vice President Tom Kasza, and former NFL Pro Bowler Jerry Azumah, among others.
“I am extremely grateful for the amount of support the Chicago business community and Argus Brewery is giving to the Jarrett Payton Foundation,” says Payton. “It is very important for me to help our future, the children and adolescents of the Chicagoland area, and give them the tools for a safe environment and leadership skills to grow.”
The JPF is committed to positively impacting the lives of children and adolescents—physically, emotionally and psychologically, by creating and providing programs that present them with a wide variety of opportunities specifically designed to develop their leadership skills and enrich their lives.
Sponsorship opportunities and foursomes for the event are still available and can be purchased online at http://www.jarrettpayton.org/index.php/news. Foursomes include access to the driving range, golf, continental breakfast, snack and lunch with a program and silent auction following golf. domain server . Sponsorships ranging from $500 Hole Sponsor to $5,000 Green Jacket Sponsor are still available.
About Argus Brewery: Argus Brewery produces traditionally crafted beer using the highest quality ingredients. Argus’ original beers, California Steam, Holsteiner and Pegasus IPA are found in local taverns and in select stores throughout Chicagoland. For more information: www.argusbrewery.com, www.facebook.com/ArgusBrewery, www.twitter.com/#!/ArgusBrewery