Golfers Raise $64,000 for FGCU Foundation

FORT MYERS – Golfers and supporters raised $64,000 during the 19th Annual Florida Gulf Coast University Founder’s Cup Golf Tournament at Grey Oaks Country Club in Naples.

The total boosts the amount generated by past tournaments to more than $988,000 for the Florida Gulf Coast University Foundation, which provides funds to enhance scientific, educational and athletic programs related to the mission of the university, outside the scope of regular state funding.

Low gross winner on Grey Oaks Country Club’s The Pine Course was the foursome from Johnson Controls. Commercial Air Management’s team was the low gross winner on Grey Oaks Country Club’s The Palm Course.

Charles Winton and President Wilson Bradshaw

Major sponsors of the 2010 tournament included Estero Bay Chevrolet, hole-in-one; Maddox Construction Company, luncheon; Johnson Controls, pins; Fifth Third Bank, reception; Taylor Rental Party Plus of Naples, photographs; United Mechanical, hats; AJAX Building Corporation, silent auction; Service Painting of Southwest Florida, golf carts; Wayne Wiles Floor Coverings, beverage cart; and Kraft Construction, program.

For more information, sponsorship opportunities or to register for the 2011 FGCU Founder’s Cup, contact Michele Kroffke at (239) 590-1074 or For general tournament information, visit


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