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The 3rd Annual B'nai Brith Charity Golf Classic

Dear Friends,

We are delighted to announce that registration for the 3rd Annual B'nai Brith Charity Golf Classic is now open! This year's tournament will take place at the breathtaking Lebovic Golf Club in Aurora, Ont., on Monday, June 11, 2018.

Designed by renowned architect Doug Carrick, the Lebovic Club is a picturesque and challenging 18-hole championship course, spread across more than 150 acres. The tournament will offer players the chance to schmooze with celebrity guests, nosh on tasty hor d'oeuvres, bid on amazing prizes, and play a round at one of the most prestigious new golf clubs in the province. All food and refreshments will be Kashrut observed.

Tournament co-chairs Steven Picov and Marty York are expecting this year's event to be just as fun-filled and enjoyable as our tournament in 2017, when more than 100 golf enthusiasts assembled, under sunny skies, at the Lebovic Golf Club. Each golfer also received more than $1,500-worth of donated gifts.

Sponsorship opportunities (both major and minor) are available. See you on June 11!

Lebovic Golf Club
14020 Leslie St, Aurora, ON L4G 7C2

Register

For register as Single Golfer or Foursome, please contact Ellen Ostofsky at 416-633-6224 ext 104.

Golfers get ready for tee off at the 2017 B’nai Brith Charity Golf Classic

Sponsorship

MAJOR SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

For your generosity, all major sponsors of the B’nai Brith Charity Golf Classicwill receive the following package:

  • Your logo will appear on the B’nai Brith Canada website (33,000 + page views per month).
  • Your logo will appear on B’nai Brith’s social media channels (15,000 + followers).
  • Your logo will appear on the B’nai Brith Charity Golf Classic program book.
  • Acknowledgment in B’nai Brith’s National Post advertisement.
  • Full colour signage throughout the golf course.

Title Sponsor | $25,000

*SOLD OUT*
  • Complete co-branding of tournament, name prominently appears on all promotional materials.
  • Company logo on the cover of the B’nai Brith Charity Golf Classic program book.
  • Company logo on signage at the registration area.
  • Complimentary foursome in the tournament ($2,000 value).
  • Company representative to welcome all golfers.
  • 2 complimentary tickets to a major 2018 B’nai Brith event in Toronto.

Platinum Sponsor | $15,000

*SOLD OUT*
  • Complimentary foursome in the tournament ($2,000 value).
  • Company representative to welcome all golfers.

Gold Sponsor | $10,000

*SOLD OUT*
  • Complimentary twosome in the tournament – $1,000 value.
Great form from ex-NHLer Gary Leeman at the 2017 B’nai Brith Charity Golf Classic

ON-COURSE SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

For your generosity, all on-course sponsors of the B’nai Brith Charity Golf Classic will receive the following package:

  • Your logo will appear on B’nai Brith’s website and social media channels (15,000 + followers).
  • Your logo on the B’nai Brith Charity Golf Classic program book.
  • Your logo displayed on tournament day.

Corporate and/or personal names will be included on signage.

Dinner Sponsor (with twosome)

| $7,500 *SOLD OUT*

Lunch Sponsor

| $5,000 *SOLD OUT*

Cocktail Sponsor

| $5,000 *SOLD OUT*

Cart Sponsor

| $5,000 *SOLD OUT*

Hole-in-One Sponsor

| $5,000 *SOLD OUT*

Pin Flag Sponsor

| $5,000 *SOLD OUT*

Alcohol Stations Sponsors (2)

| $2,500 *SOLD OUT*

Golf Ball Sponsor

| $2,500 *SOLD OUT*

Snack Stations Sponsors (3)

| $2,500 *SOLD OUT*

Hole Sponsor

| $1,250
Time to nosh

CONTEST SPONSORS


Putting Contest Sponsor

| $1,500 *SOLD OUT*

Beat the CEO Sponsor

| $1,500 *SOLD OUT*

Closest to the Pin Sponsor

| $1,500 *SOLD OUT*

Longest Drive Sponsor

| $1,500 *SOLD OUT*

* Personal or corporate donations and/or personal sponsorships will receive a charitable receipt.
* Corporate sponsorships do not receive charitable receipts, but can be used as a business deduction.

Donate

B’nai Brith Canada relies on the generosity of our donors to realize our goals. All funds donated to our organization (including those collected from the B’nai Brith Charity Golf Classic) will go towards:

  • Supporting Canadian students with advice, assistance and resources when faced with discrimination and antisemitism on campus.
  • Daily programs and services designed to help inform, stimulate and keep seniors active, as well as create lasting friendships and maintain ties to their community.
  • Providing affordable housing for our community’s most vulnerable.
* Personal or Corporate Donations will receive a charitable receipt.
L’chaim!

Tournament News

Only Eight Spots Left for Our Charity Golf Classic!

The 3rd Annual B'nai Brith Charity Golf Classic is in sight – it's on June 11 at the Lebovic Golf Club in Aurora, Ont – and only eight spots remain open!

Click here to sign up now.

Imagine spending the day with NHL Hall-of-Famer Marcel Dionne, Canadian horse racing legend Sandy Hawley, former NHL star Gary Leeman and former NHL goaltender Mike Palmateer!

All golfers will receive a welcome package worth about $1,500 in donated gifts. Golfers will also be able to bid on some amazing auction items (like tickets to see Bruno Mars or Justin Timberlake) and also enter an exciting raffle contest (see below for what you can win).

Sign up fast for what is always a fantastic day!

Thanks for your ongoing support of B’nai Brith Canada. See you June 11!

For more information, please email B'nai Brith Chief Media Officer and tournament co-chair Marty York at marty.york@bnaibrith


Golf Clubs, MacBooks and Other Exciting Items To Be Raffled Off at B'nai Brith Golf Classic


May 22, 2018

By Noa Levin
Communications and Social Media Associate
B'nai Brith Canada

B’nai Brith Canada is delighted to announce that three MacBook computers, six iPadsa full set of brand new golf clubs, and four Callaway Rogue drivers will be among the prizes available in a raffle on June 11 at the 3rd Annual B'nai Brith Charity Golf Classic at the Lebovic Golf Club in Aurora, Ont.

Only a few spots remain for both entering the tournament and/or sponsoring it.

If you're interested, click here.

In addition to the raffle, which will be making its debut at a B'nai Brith tournament, attendees also will have the opportunity to participate in a live auction at the post-tournament dinner. The auction will feature about a dozen outstanding items, including a round-trip flight on a private jet and concert tickets for music legends such as Shania Twain, Bruno Mars, Justin Timberlake, Elton John, and more. 

See below for a full list of our auction items:

Also up for bid during the auction will be authentic Maple Leafs and Raptors jerseys signed by star members of the teams. 

With barely three weeks left to the tournament and with spots filling up fast, B’nai Brith eagerly anticipates the presence of several celebrity sports legends. Guests will have the opportunity to spend the day with former NHL goaltender Mike PalmateerNHL Hall of Famer Marcel Dionne, Canadian horse racing legend Sandy Hawley and former NHL star Gary Leeman. 

All proceeds from the B'nai Brith Charity Golf Classic will go toward fighting antisemitism across Canada, maintaining our high-quality seniors programming, and providing affordable housing to our community’s most vulnerable. 

Each golfer will receive about $1,500-worth of donated gifts. 

For more information, please email B'nai Brith Chief Media Officer and tournament co-chair Marty York at marty.york@bnaibrith.ca.


Leafs Legend Mike Palmateer to Participate in B’nai Brith Charity Golf Classic

May 11, 2018

By Tevy Pilc
Staff Writer/Researcher
B'nai Brith Canada

TORONTO – With only a month to go before tee-off, B’nai Brith Canada is excited to announce that former NHL goaltender Mike Palmateer will be participating in our 3rd Annual Charity Golf Classic on Monday, June 11, 2018 at the Lebovic Golf Club in Aurora, Ont. 

Palmateer joins an already star-studded class of celebrities attending the tournament, including NHL Hall of Famer Marcel DionneCanadian horse racing legend Sandy Hawley and former NHL star Gary Leeman. 

To register as a player for what promises to be an unforgettable day, click here.  Spots are running out. 

A stalwart in net during the late '70s and mid-80s, Palmateer played 296 games and won 129 of them in six seasons with the Toronto Maple Leafs – ranking fifth in both categories in team history. Palmateer was affectionately known as the Popcorn Kid and endeared himself to his hometown faithful with his acrobatic saves, stylish goalie masks and overall stellar play. He finished his career with 149 wins in 356 games played.

Golfers will receive welcome packages with about $1,500 worth of donated gifts and will be treated to a delicious lunch and dinner as well as on-course snacks and beverages. There will also be opportunities to bid on some amazing items at our auction, including a round-trip flight on a private jet, concert tickets and sports memorabilia from NHL Hall of Famer Marcel Dionne’s personal collection.

There also will be some great contests, including two where you can win new vehicles, one where you can win a vacation and lots more! 

Sponsorship opportunities, both major and minor, are still available. For more information, click here. If you cannot attend the Golf Classic, please consider making a donation instead. All donations are tax-deductible.  

Thanks for your ongoing support of B’nai Brith Canada. See you on June 11! 

For more information, please contact Marty at marty.york@bnaibrith.ca. 


Private Jet Ride, ACC Concert Tickets Up for Bid at B'nai Brith Charity Golf Classic

May 2, 2018

TORONTO – A round-trip flight on a private jet is among an impressive list of auction items that will be up for bids at the Lebovic Golf Club banquet hall during the 3rd Annual B’nai Brith Charity Golf Classic on June 11, 2018.

To register for the tournament, click here. Spots are limited.

Thanks to a special donation, one lucky attendee will be jetting away with five friends on a private aircraft to either New York or Chicago.

The flight won't be the only coveted item to be auctioned off. Courtesy of Maple Leaf Sports & Entertainment, participants will be able to bid on tickets for upcoming concerts at the Air Canada Centre featuring superstar musicians including Elton John, Justin Timberlake, Bruno Mars and Shania Twain.

Tickets to see legendary bands such as Electric Light Orchestra (ELO) and The Eagles as well as actor/comedian Kevin Hart will also be available.

Other items that will be up for bidding include centre-pitch tickets to a Toronto FC game, signed Toronto Maple Leafs and Raptors jerseys and treasured sports memorabilia from NHL Hall of Famer Marcel Dionne’s personal collection.

Golfers will receive welcome packages with about $1,500 worth of donated gifts and will be treated to a delicious lunch and dinner as well as on-course snacks and beverages. You'll also be able to schmooze with Dionne himself, Canadian horseracing legend Sandy Hawley, former NHL star Gary Leeman and other luminaries. 

Golfers will have the chance to win a luxury vacation, two brand new cars and tons more, all in on-course contests!

B’nai Brith is also pleased to release our anticipated schedule for the day: 

10:30 a.m. – Registration and welcome gifts

10:45 a.m. – Buffet Lunch opens

12:15 p.m. – Tournament Announcements | Off to the Carts!

12:30 p.m. – Tee Off (sharp)

5:30 p.m. – Cocktails

6:00 p.m. – Dinner and Auction

Sponsorship opportunities, both major and minor, are still available. For more information, click here. If you cannot attend the Golf Classic, please consider making a donation instead. All donations are tax-deductible.

Thanks for your ongoing support of B’nai Brith Canada. See you on June 11!

Best,

Marty York

Marty York is B'nai Brith Canada's Chief Media Officer. He also serves as the co-chair of the prestigious B'nai Brith Charity Golf Classic. He welcomes your questions at marty.york@bnaibrith.ca.


Sandy Hawley, NHL Star Gary Leeman to Participate in B'nai Brith Charity Golf Classic

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Sandy Hawley (left) and Gary Leeman are the latest to join our celebrity roster for the 3rd Annual B'nai Brith Charity Golf Classic.

April 12, 2018

B'nai Brith Canada is thrilled to announce that Canadian horse racing legend Sandy Hawley will be participating in our 3rd Annual Charity Golf Classic on Monday, June 11, 2018 at the Lebovic Golf Club in Aurora, Ont.

Former NHL star Gary Leeman will also return to our event to join our list of celebrities, which includes NHL Hall of Famer Marcel Dionne. Identities of other celebrities who will attend will be announced in communiques soon.

To register as a player for what promises to be an unforgettable dayclick here. Spots are limited.

With a decorated career spanning more than three decades, Hawley is perceived by many as the greatest jockey in Canada's historyHe amassed more than 6,000 victories, including four Queen’s Plate titles, which is unmatched in Canada’s most prestigious thoroughbred horse race. Hawley also has won the Lou Marsh Trophy as our country's greatest athlete and is a member of both Canada’s Sports Hall of Fame and the Order of Canada.

Leeman returns to our tournament by popular demand. His friendly and time-giving demeanour made him a hit in B'nai Brith's first two golf tournaments. During a 15-year NHL career, Leeman won a Stanley Cup, racked up 466 points and became the second Toronto Maple Leaf  in history to score 50 goals in a season.

Tournament participants will receive more than $1,500 in donated giveaways, mingle with celebrities, enjoy a fabulous lunch and dinner (all food and refreshments will be Kashrut observed), be able to nosh on tasty hor d'oeuvres, indulge in your favourite alcoholic beverages and play a round at one of the most prestigious golf clubs in Ontario. 

There also will be some great contests, including two where you can win new vehicles, one where you can win a vacation and lots more!

B’nai Brith Canada relies on the generosity of our donors to realize our goals. All funds donated to our organization (including those collected from the B’nai Brith Charity Golf Classic) go towards: 

  • Supporting Canadian students with advice, assistance and resources when faced with discrimination and antisemitism on campus. 

  • Daily programs and services designed to help inform, stimulate and keep seniors active, as well as create lasting friendships and maintain ties to their community. 

  • Providing affordable housing for our community’s most vulnerable. 

If you cannot make it to our tournament, please consider donating to it by clicking hereAll donations will receive charitable receipts.

Sponsorship opportunities for the 3rd Annual B'nai Brith Charity Golf Classic (both major and minor) also are available. Please do not hesitate to sign up to sponsor as these opportunities are being purchased in rapid fashion.

For more information, click here. 

Thanks for your ongoing support of B’nai Brith Canada. See you on June 11!

Thank you,

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Marty York

(Marty York is B'nai Brith Canada's Chief Media Officer. He also serves as the co-chair of the prestigious B'nai Brith Charity Golf Classic. He welcomes your questions at marty.york@bnaibrith.ca)


NHL Superstar Marcel Dionne Returning to B'nai Brith Charity Golf Classic

Marcel Dionne pictured here at last year's B'nai Brith Charity Golf Classic

March 22, 2018

By Marty York
Chief Media Officer
B'nai Brith Canada

By popular demand, NHL Hall of Famer Marcel Dionne will return as a celebrity and guest auctioneer at the next B'nai Brith Charity Golf Classic, which will take place at the Lebovic Golf Club in Aurora, Ont., on Mon., June 11, 2018.

If you haven't registered to participate yet in the 3rd Annual B'nai Brith Charity Golf Classic, and you'd like to, please do so quickly as we are rapidly approaching a sellout.

To register as a player, click here.

"The Lebovic Club has a terrific and challenging course," said Dionne, one of the most prolific superstars in hockey history. "B'nai Brith put on a great tournament the past two years and I'm sure the third one on June 11 will again be a classic in the true sense of the word."

Dionne added: "I've really enjoyed meeting all the people from the community who have come out in support of B'nai Brith's important projects. I'm honoured and grateful to be associated with this tournament."

Dionne has been a big hit at the B'nai Brith tournaments. In addition to enthusiastically mingling with the golfers and sharing old NHL war stories with them, Dionne has dazzled participants with his collection of sports memorabilia, which he has auctioned off and signed during the post-tournament dinner festivities. Marcel is hinting that the memorabilia he will bring June 11 will raise eyebrows even more than in the previous two years.

Other celebrities, of course, will also be on hand to participate in our tournament , and we will announce their identities in communiques soon. Stay tuned, but rest assured that our tournament will again offer players the chance to schmooze with high-profile celebrity guests. You'll also receive more than $1,500 in donated giveaways, enjoy a fabulous lunch and dinner, be able to nosh on tasty hor d'oeuvres, indulge in your favourite alcoholic beverages, bid on amazing prizes and play a round at one of the most prestigious golf clubs in Ontario. All food and refreshments will be Kashrut observed.

B’nai Brith Canada relies on the generosity of our donors to realize our goals. All funds donated to our organization (including those collected from the B’nai Brith Charity Golf Classic) go towards:

  • Supporting Canadian students with advice, assistance and resources when faced with discrimination and antisemitism on campus.
  • Daily programs and services designed to help inform, stimulate and keep seniors active, as well as create lasting friendships and maintain ties to their community.
  • Providing affordable housing for our community’s most vulnerable.
If you cannot make it to our tournament, please consider donating to it by clicking here.

All donations will receive charitable receipts. 

Sponsorship opportunities for the 3rd Annual B'nai Brith Charity Golf Classic (both major and minor) also are available. Please do not hesitate to sign up to sponsor as these opportunities are being purchased in rapid fashion. For more information, click here

Thanks for your ongoing support of B’nai Brith Canada. See you on June 11!

Sincerely,

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Marty York
Tournament Co-Chair
B'nai Brith Canada
marty.york@bnaibrith.ca

Contact Us

For more information, please contact:

Marty York, Chief Media Officer, at 416-633-6224 x163 or via email at marty.york@bnaibrith.ca.

NHL star power! (L-R) Zach Hyman,Gary Leeman, Dennis Hull, Rick Vaive and Marcel Dionne entertain at the 2017 B’nai Brith Charity Golf Classic
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