LOVELAND, OH - This coming September, produce industry leaders will be grabbing their drivers and heading to the Oasis Golf Club in picturesque Loveland, Ohio to honor the memory of longtime industry leader Tip Murphy and raise money for a good cause. Proceeds from the Tip Murphy Golf Tournament will be used to bring more fresh produce choices to children across America, a cause near and dear to United Fresh.
“We are honored that the founders of the Tip Murphy Golf Tournament reached out to our Foundation to serve as the ‘Host Partner’ for the 2014 event,” said Tom Stenzel, President & CEO, United Fresh Produce Association. “Tip was a great man who passed before his time and we welcome the opportunity to remember Tip’s legacy while raising funds to support programs and activities that benefit the next generation of produce consumers.”
Three things attendees can expect:
1) Fun: Tournament participants will have the opportunity to play 18 holes of golf on the beautiful Oasis Course. Toss in a complementary golf cart, catered lunch, an awards reception, and numerous golf contests such as closest-to-the-pin and longest drive and you have a day which golf fans and non-fans alike will enjoy.
2) Supporting a Great Cause:
Funds from this event will support the United Fresh Foundation’s mission of increasing children’s access to fresh fruits and vegetables. The United Fresh Foundation aims to increase the availability of fresh fruits and vegetables to children as a critical step in combating childhood obesity and launching a lifetime of healthy snack and meal choices. programs and activities to increase children’s access to fresh fruits and vegetables. go Exclusive sponsorship and co-sponsorship opportunities are available. Click here
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3) Networking: The tournament will be a great opportunity to network with retail and industry colleagues.
To learn more about the Tip Murphy Legacy Golf Tournament you can visit the event website
. All registration forms are due by August 29th.
Come celebrate Tip’s legacy of service to the produce industry with your friends and colleagues and support this wonderful cause.