By Wendy Nilsen Pollitzer
The 37th Annual Beaufort Charities Invitational Golf Tournament was held last weekend at the Ocean Creek Course at Fripp Island Resort. The tournament is one of the largest and most sought after invitations in golf in the Beaufort County area.
Local charities that will receive money from the tournament include Alzheimer’s Support Group, Senior Services of Beaufort, the Boys & Girls Club, Child Abuse Prevention Association (CAPA), Citizens Opposed to Domestic Abuse (CODA), Friends of Caroline Hospice, Literacy Volunteers of the Lowcountry, Habitat for Humanity and Lowcountry Rotary.
This year’s committee members were Harry Patterson (Chairman), Bob Bundy, Chris Jones, Benji Hill, Charlotte Diorio, Christian Sherbert, Matt Flewelling, Christina Tilton, Marjory Mitchell, Jay Lovell, Jeff Althoff, John Davis, Scott Jennings and Eddie Thames.