charity golf tournamentWe are pleased to announce that Spring will be a sponsor of this year’s Judson Collegiate & Legends Pro-Am Challenge golf tournament.

Update: Here is a image slideshow containing a few highlights from the tournament.

Spring will be sponsoring hole #7 in the tournament that will run from July 12-15 at the Country Club of Roswell, GA.

The tournament will feature thirty legendary professional golfers including Nancy Lopez, Pat Bradley and Rosie Jones along with sixty top collegiate players.

All proceeds from the event will go to the JCI Foundation, Inc, which according to their website, supports non-profit agencies that “strengthen and enrich both the physical and mental well-being of children and young women through positive mentorship, education, and sport, enabling each to build a lifetime of fulfillment” A beneficiary of the JCI Foundation is Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta’s Strong4Life program which is a wellness movement designed to “ignite societal change and reverse the epidemic of childhood obesity and its associated diseases.

The tournament is named in memorial of Jim and Beth Judson, who died in a plane crash while returning from their daughter Lauren’s college tournament in 2010. The Judson’s children are the event organizers.

Here is a quick video that explains a little more about the event and its cause:

Additional information about the tournament and the JCI Foundation can be found here.