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Mind Over Matter Charity Golf Classic

July 15 @ 9:30 am - July 16 @ 8:00 pm

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An event every day that begins at 9:30am, repeating until July 15, 2019

Mind Over Matter Charity Golf Classic
Two-Day Event at Wayzata Country Club Benefits Brain Tumor Research

WHAT: Mind Over Matter Charity Golf Classic
Join us July 14th and 15th for the Minnesota’s premier golf event which, in just three years, has donated 1.6 million dollars to the Givens Brain Tumor Center at Abbott Northwestern Hospital. This year alone an estimated 86,970 people will learn they have a brain tumor. The average survival rate for all malignant brain tumors is only 35%.
While the statistics are daunting, the need for research is clear. Thanks to funding, a total of 11 neuro-oncology research projects were conducted at the Givens Brain Tumor center in 2018, including 7 treatment trials, focused mainly around immunotherapy, gene therapy and personalized medicine. The mission of the Mind Over Matter Golf Classic is to support this necessary research and treatment for patients currently being treated for brain cancer.
Mind Over Matter was founded by Mike and Linda Givens and they driving force behind the donation of more than $10+ million to different charities around the country over the past 20+ years. Mike lost his battle with brain cancer in 2015, yet his legacy lives on forever through their foundation with the help of his children, Michael and Megan.

WHEN: Sunday July 14th & Monday, July 15th

WHERE: Wayzata Country Club
200 Wayzata Blvd.
Wayzata, MN 55391

SCHEDULE:

Sunday
• 10am Brunch and Golf for Gold Sponsors
• 5pm Happy Hour and Silent Auction at Wayzata Country Club
• 6:30pm Program Emceed by Randy Meier (FOX 9) and Joe Schmitt (KSTP)
• 7:30pm Live Auction and Fund a Need supporting the Givens Brain Tumor Center

Monday
• 9:30am Registration
• 10:30am Lunch
• 11:45 Brief Game Clinic by Kirk Triplett and Dave Tentis
• Noon Shotgun Start (2-man net best ball format)
• 5pm Dinner and Million Dollar Shootout

TO DONATE: Click Here

For Interview Opportunities, contact Katie Welch Len at 612-720-9374 or katiep@newsworthycommuncations.com.

For more information, go to: https://mgcharities.org/#GolfClassic

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Details

Start:
July 15 @ 9:30 am
End:
July 16 @ 8:00 pm
Website:
https://mgcharities.org/#GolfClassic

Venue

Wayzata Country Club
200 Wayzata Blvd.
Wayzata, 55391
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