Birdies For Charity

 

Charity begins on the golf course at the Regions Charity Classic. You have the opportunity to make a charity or school a big winner by participating in the Birdies for Charity program. Participating charities receive every single penny of the donations generated! Additionally, you have a chance to win great prizes when you pitch in to help the soliciting charity!

 

Click the button below to pledge for your favorite charity listed!


 

Weekly Give-A-Ways!

This Friday, April 2nd we will be giving away a Gift Certificate California Pizza Kitchen to one of our lucky donors!

Check out their website by clicking here!


 

2010 Participating Charities

Sign up NOW by downloading the Commitment Form and faxing in to Melanie at 205-967-9940 with a copy of your 501(c)3 status.

Click on each charity to view their website.

2nd Chance Inc. Leeds Arts Council
AIDS Alabama Lifelines
A.G. Gaston Boys & Girls Club Lifeline Children's Services
ASFA Foundation Lighthouse Counseling Centers
Adaptive Aquatics Magic City Harvest
Affinity Home Hospice Charity Foundation Magic City Smooth Jazz
Alabama Autism Assistance Program Magic Moments
Alabama CASA Network Make-A-Wish Foundation of Georgia and Alabama
Alabama Child Caring Foundation McCoy Adult Day Care
Alabama Clean Fuels Coalition McWane Science Center
Alabama Head Injury Foundation My Father's House Foundation
Alabama Humanities Foundation National Multiple Sclerosis Society
Alabama Kiwanis Foundation/Jean Dean RIF Norwood Resource Center
Alabama Lighthouse Project Program Oak Mountain Middle School Athletics
Alabama LPGA Girls Golf Club Inc. Parent Advocates Down Syndrome
Alabama Teen Challenge PASS: the Noble Idea, Inc.
Alabama Birthday Wish for Foster Children Pathways: A Woman's Way Home
Alcohol and Drug Abuse Council Parkinson Association of Alabama
Aldridge Botanical Gardens Pearl Ministries
Alzheimer's of Central Alabama Positive Maturity, Inc.
American Cancer Society Preschool Partners
Assistance League of Birmingham Pregnancy Test & Resource Center
Basset Hound Rescue of Alabama, Inc. Project Hopewell, Inc.
Rape Counselors of East Alabama Inc.
Beginning Bridge Reach Out and Read - Alabama
Bill Glass Champions for Life - Alabama Readiness & Family Support
Birmingham Botanical Gardens Ronald McDonald House Charities of Alabama
Boys & Girls Club of Central Alabama Saint Aloysius School
Boys & Girls Club of East Central Alabama Safe Harbor
Bronner Burgess Foundation Sav-A-Life East
Brother Bryan Mission Sav-A-Life Vestavia
Cahaha Valley Health Care Samaritan Counseling Centers of Greater Birmingham
Central Alabama Women's Business Center Shepherd Center East
Children's Aid Society Shepherd's Fold
Children's Village Sloss Furnaces National Historic Landmark
Charity in Action Special Equestrians
Chattahoochee Band Boosters Special Knowledge
Community Grief Support Service St. Anne's Home, Inc.
CorpsVets Drum & Bugle Corps St. Clair County Sav-A-Life, Inc.
Cullman Caring for Kids, Inc. St. Vincent's Foundation
DHS Parent Association Inc. St. Vincent's East Foundation
Easter Seals of the Birmingham Area Stoney Creek Outreach, Inc.
Eddie Gipson International Ministries Southeastern Rett Syndrome Alliance
Etowah Youth Orchestra Southern Environmental Ctr- Bham Southern College
Exchange Club Family Skills Center Sumiton Christian Eagles Quarterback Club
Fellowship House Susan G. Komen For the Cure
The Arc of Calhoun and Cleburne Counties
First Light The Arc of Shelby County, Inc.
First Tee of Greater Birmingham The Daybreak Crisis Recovery Center
Friends of the Birmingham Public Library The Exceptional Foundation
Full Life Ahead The Firehouse Shelter
General Fund The Foundry Rescue Mission & Recovery Center
Glenwood, Autism & Behavioral Health Center The Horizons School
Good Mews The King's Ranch and Hannah Homes
Great Dane Rescue, Inc. The Literacy Council
Greater Birmingham Habitat for Humanity The National Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia Foundation
Greater Birmingham Ministries Tracy Dent Foundation
Hand-In-Paw Transformation Ministries
Hands on Birmingham Triumph Services, Inc.
Helpline Christian Outreach United Cerebral Palsey of Greater Birmingham
Her Choice Birmingham Women's Center United Fund of Atmore
Holy Family Cristo Rey Catholic High School VSA Arts of Alabama
IMPACT Family Counseling Vestavia Hills Athletic Association
Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation VOICES for Alabama's Children
Kappa Kappa Psi - Lambda Eta Chapter Villa Hope
Kid One Transport Vineyard Family Services
Kenote Ministries Vulcan Park & Museum
Laps for Cystic Fibrosis Walker's Learning Institute for Math, Inc.
Leading Edge Institute  

 

Click the button below to pledge for your favorite charity!

 


Birdies for Charity Information

 

Click on the links below to download the 2010 Birdies for Charity documents.

Commitment Form (on the last page of document)

Information Manual

Pledge Card

PowerPoint Presentation


Program Description

  • Birdies for Charity is a fundraising program designed to give participating charities the opportunity to generate contributions for their organization based on the number of “birdies” made by Champions Tour players during the 2010 Regions Charity Classic.

Eligible Charities

  • Must have 501(c) 3 status as recognized by the IRS which includes all schools

Charity Duties

  • Participating charities solicit pledges of $.02 or more per birdie or a flat donation of $10 or more from individuals or corporations
  • Fundraising program that has no risk for charitable organizations.

Benefits and Facts

  • Increases charitable contributions to Alabama charities
  • Unlimited number of charities will be able to raise additional funds using the Regions Charity Classic as their tool
  • There are NO out-of-pocket expenses or fees to participating charities.
  • All administrative costs will be handled by the Regions Charity Classic Foundation.
  • Each participating charity will receive 100% of their collected donation
  • 2010 Goal is to raise $300,000
  • There are an average of 800 birdies made by professionals at the Regions Charity Classic
  • One $.02 pledge per birdie would net $16.00 for charity

Weekly Give-a-Ways

Bonus Bucks

  • Top TEN charities based on the collected amount will also receive Bonus Bucks!
  • Thank you to our Bonus Bucks Sponsor, Sirote & Permutt!
    • 1st Place Charity - match up to $10,000
    • 2nd Place Charity - match up to $7,500
    • 3rd Place Charity - match up to $5,000
    • 4th Place Charity - match up to $2,500
    • 5th Place Charity - match up to $1,000
    • 6th Place Charity - match up to $1,000
    • 7th Place Charity - match up to $1,000
    • 8th Place Charity - match up to $1,000
    • 9th Place Charity - match up to $500
    • 10th Place Charity - match up to $500

Guess the Birdies Contest

  • Every donor will have the opportunity to guess the exact amount of birdies that will be made during the tournament
  • Those that guess the exact number of birdies will be entered into a drawing to win the "Stay and Play Package" from the World Golf Hall of Fame in St. Augustine, FL
  • Last day to accept guesses is Thursday, May 13th

 

For questions about Birdies for Charity, contact Melanie Valekis at (205) 262-2830 or melanie@regionscharityclassic.com.


 

A Special Thanks to our Birdies for Charity Sponsors

 
 

 

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