Openings Available for Red Cross Classic Golf Outing


The American Red Cross of Greater Chicago added a morning flight of golf to its popular Red Cross Classic Monday, June 9 at the Sunset Ridge Country Club, 2011 Sunset Ridge Road, in Northfield. The morning tee-off will start at 8:30 a.m. and the afternoon round will follow at 1:00 p.m. An evening reception begins at 6:00 p.m. Registration for foursomes are available at 312-729-6138. 

Golfers can also participate through raffles and a silent auction that includes Southwest Airlines plane tickets, VIP access to the Chicago Bears training camp, and a night on the town and theatre tickets in downtown Chicago. Raffle tickets can be purchased at the event or by Clicking Here. All proceeds support the lifesaving and relief efforts of the local Red Cross in the 13-county region. 

For more information contact Erin Craghead, Special Events Manager, at erin.craghead@redcross.org, 312-729-6138, or www.redcross.org/il/chicago/local-programs/classic

The Red Cross Classic is sponsored by Presenting Sponsor CSX and Lead Sponsors William Blair & Company and CBOE. 

About the American Red Cross: The American Red Cross shelters, feeds and provides emotional support to victims of disasters; supplies about 40 percent of the nation's blood; teaches skills that save lives; provides international humanitarian aid; and supports military members and their families. The Red Cross is a not-for-profit organization that depends on volunteers and the generosity of the American public to perform its mission. The American Red Cross of Greater Chicago leads a regional grouping in Illinois and Northwest Indiana that serves more than 9.6 million people. Follow us on Twitter @ChicagoRedCross. For more information redcross.org.