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Kids TLC – Open Pairings Party & Open Golf Tournament

KidsTLC’s Open Pairings Party was held on June 6th at Pinstripes. Guests enjoyed bountiful buffets, a live auction, bowling, and bocce. The excitement continued on June 10th with the KidsTLC Open Golf Tournament, which was held at Shadow Glen Golf Course. Proceeds support services for children and families facing challenges with mental and behavioral health, developmental trauma, and autism.

Bill and Alisa Ford, Valerie and Darryl Burton, Donna and Tom Mertz, and Patty and Bill Gay


(Front row) Debbie Earley, Billie Schuler, Bridget Hoover, Debbie Hopkings, and Courtney Stanes (back row) Scott Earley, Clay Dunn, Chris Schuler, and Blake Hoover


KidsTLC Open golfers cheered for a wonderful day of golf.


Jared Swift, Joe Hines, Andrew Olson, and Adam Benton

Additional photos featured in the August 3rd, 2019 issue of The Independent
Photo Credit:  Jeff Evrard


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