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Tee off 'Fore' Autism Golf Tournament in Perham

39 children within the region receive support from Empowering Kids. Photo courtesy of Empowering Kids 1 / 5
All proceeds will go to the purchase of a passenger van which will be used to transport Empowered Kids to events. Photo courtesy of Empowering Kids 2 / 5
Sponsorship opportunities are available. Photo courtesy of Empowering Kids3 / 5
The event will be June 28 with registration at 4 p.m. Photo courtesy of Empowering Kids4 / 5
Carts ready for the tournament. Photo courtesy of Empowering Kids5 / 5

The second Annual Tee Off 'Fore' Autism Golf Tournament is set for June 28 at Perham Lakeside Golf Club. The cost for this nine-hole, four-person scramble is $100/person and includes golf, cart, dinner, prizes and fun. Registration will begin at 4 p.m. with a shotgun start at 5 p.m. Dinner will be served at 7 p.m. with awards to follow.

Currently, 39 children from Perham, Detroit Lakes, Sebeka, Wadena, New York Mills, Dent, Richville, Vergas, Menahga and Verndale receive services at Empowering Kids. All proceeds from this golf tournament will go towards the purchase of a 14-passenger van that will be used to transport Empowered Kids to events and programming happening in and around the community.

Not able to attend, but would still like to support the Empowering Kids mission? A variety of sponsorship opportunities are available.

To register for this fundraising event, become a sponsor, or to learn more about Empowering Kids, go to or contact the office at or 218-346-2322.