FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – On Dec. 3, the Moss Foundation raised more than $225,000 during the organization’s 5th annual charitable golf tournament, the Plumb Bob Classic, which took place at the Trump National Doral Golf Club.
At the event, Chad Moss of the Moss Foundation presented seven non-profit organizations, HANDY Inc., Boys and Girls Club of Palm Beach County, Wounded Warrior Outdoors, Voices For Children Foundation, Special Operations Warrior Foundation, Metropolitan Ministries Inc., and Place of Hope with contributions totaling $125,000.
“Voices For Children is so grateful to receive the support of organizations like Moss Foundation. It is when good people pull together that we are able to transform lives of children and youth who end up in foster care. As the only organization raising funds for the Guardian ad Litem program in Miami Dade County, we are honored to receive this contribution” said Nelson F. Hincapie, President and CEO Voices For Children Foundation.
The remaining funds that were raised through the golf tournament will be donated to several charities throughout 2019.
The event’s title partner was Lotspeich Company of Florida. Additionally, over 60 corporate partners including Carnival, Warren Henry, Flex Wheels, Ozinga and many more sponsored the event through in-kind services.
The tournament attracted more than 270 golfers who played on two separate courses. The winning teams, representing B&B Contracting led by Brian Bernard on the Blue Monster Course and the Kimley Horn team led by Julio Collier on the Red Tiger Course.
“Over the past five years, we have been humbled by the strong turnout for our flagship fundraiser, and by the incredible support of our sponsors, volunteers and staff,” said Chad Moss, president of the Moss Foundation. “Thanks to their help, the Moss Foundation will be able to support a variety of initiatives within the community throughout the coming year and truly make a difference right here in Florida.”
About Moss Foundation, Inc.:
Moss Foundation, Inc. is a 501(C)3 organization dedicated to assisting non-profit organizations and communities throughout the nation under the leadership of President Chad Moss. Created by Moss, a national privately held construction firm headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, the foundation prides itself in giving back to the community and enhancing its surrounding areas.