9th ANNUAL TEE IT UP FOR EDUCATION GOLF TOURNAMENTJune 12, 2019
Irvine Public Schools Foundation (IPSF), a nonprofit organization focused on enriching the educational experience of each child in every school, hosted its 2019 Tee It Up for Education Golf Tournament on Thursday, June 6 at Strawberry Farms Golf Course in Irvine. Civic, business, and education leaders throughout Orange County came together to golf and help IPSF raise over $65,000 to support public education initiatives in Irvine, including an emphasis on STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts and mathematics) programming.
“We are deeply grateful to our sponsors and community leaders for helping us to raise money for educational excellence in our community at this year’s Tee It Up For Education Golf Tournament,” said Neda Eaton, President and CEO of IPSF. “We’re fortunate to have incredible supporters who invest in tomorrow’s leaders and make a positive impact on the Irvine community.”
The Travis Mathew Ice Cream Truck was on site to serve up fresh and premium apparel for all golfers, Patch Coffee kept everyone caffeinated with their Cold Brew Coffee Bar, and TAPS Fish House & Brewery provided on-course refreshments. After the tournament, IPSF hosted a cocktail reception, dinner, and raffle.
More than 35 companies and community organizations sponsored the tournament, raising funds to help provide educational excellence for Irvine youth. IPSF welcomed an extended list of new and returning sponsors, including $10,000 Ace Sponsors, Strawberry Farms Golf Club, and Konica Minolta, and, and $5,000 Eagle Sponsors Kaiser Permanente, Aviles Real Estate Group, Travis Mathew, and The Resort at Pelican Hill. For a complete list of sponsors, visit www.ipsf.net/golf.