ST. PAUL, MINN. (May 9, 2019) – Credit unions, vendor partners, employees and local organizations are invited to attend the Affinity Plus Classic, a golf tournament supporting the Affinity Plus Foundation. The event will be held Tuesday, June 18, at Prestwick Golf Club in Woodbury. The Affinity Plus Classic will begin with a lunch and program, followed by a shotgun start at 12:30 p.m. It will conclude with an awards reception and the end of the golf tournament.
Registration is now open for this fun and exciting event!
Proceeds from the Affinity Plus Classic will impact individuals and communities from around the state through the Affinity Plus Foundation’s annual scholarship and grant programs. Last year, the Foundation awarded $70,000 in scholarships to students pursuing higher education and $64,000 in grant funding to educators, community groups and non-profits.
“As a credit union, Affinity Plus is proud to have 28 locations around the state of Minnesota, and through the Affinity Plus Foundation, we have an amazing opportunity to provide support to the people and local organizations that help our communities to grow and thrive,” said Foundation Board Chair Kristina Wright, SVP of Member Experience at Affinity Plus.
The Affinity Plus Classic has new features and opportunities for participants and sponsors, including:
- Pairings Reception on Monday, June 17 – All golfers are invited to attend an evening reception with members of Affinity Plus’ leadership team, to network with business partners and credit union decision-makers. Golf tournament foursome pairings will be revealed at this event. Attendees also have a chance to win a 4-pack of tickets to see the Minnesota Twins.
- Lunch, Program & Awards Reception on Tuesday, June 18 – The 2019 Affinity Plus Classic will kick off with lunch and a program, at which individuals will share their impact stories of receiving a scholarship or grant from the Affinity Plus Foundation. An Awards Reception will be held after golf concludes.
- Sponsorship Packages – New opportunities have been created this year to allow greater access and visibility at the Affinity Plus Classic, with a wide range of pricing options to fit every budget.
Established in 2000, the Affinity Plus Foundation's mission is to engage, educate and empower individuals and communities. It does so by providing scholarships and grants to support students, educators and communities across Minnesota.