Charitybuzz is excited to announce the Second Annual Golf Auction, part of the successful Charitybuzz Curates program, with bidding opportunities to play alongside world renowned golf pros and celebrities, gain access to the most exclusive courses, caddy for the best, and more — all to benefit charity.
The Charitybuzz Curates: Golf Auction runs April 18 – May 4 at Charitybuzz.com. To make a bid or find out more, click here.
“Charity Network is an ideal partner for professional golfers,” says Ian Poulter. “Through our partnership I’ve raised tens of thousands of dollars for Dreamflight children’s charity. Now I’m excited to help launch the Second Annual Golf Auction on Charitybuzz.com. You can even bid to join me for a round of golf. And like all the lots in this auction, it’s all in support of an important cause.”
“I’m excited to partner with Charitybuzz and raise money for The Cybersmile Foundation, whose support programs help spread a positive message to those affected by cyberbullying around the world,” adds Paige Spiranac. “Join me for a round of golf and donate to a great cause to raise awareness on this global issue!”
Bidding is now open for the chance to play a round of nine holes and have lunch with Hall of Famer Annika Sörenstam at Lake Nona in Orlando or to meet US Captain Steve Stricker with 4 VIP passes to each day of the Presidents Cup at Liberty National Golf Club, including access to the practice rounds.
PGA Pro Kenny Perry is inviting fans to join him at the invitation-only Bunker Hill Farm, LPGA Superstar Brooke Henderson is offering a tee time at Naples National Golf Club, and a round of golf with the legendary Lee Trevino at Greenbrier Resort is on the auction block.
Fans can also bid to hit the links with Don Cheadle or Josh Duhamel — and join them for drinks — at the Wilshire Country Club in Los Angeles, join Tiger Woods’ Caddy Joe LaCava at Newtown Country Club in Connecticut, or play a round with NFL Legend Marvin Jones at Turnberry Isle Miami.
Also up for auction — exclusive access to some of the greatest courses, including a 5-Night stay for 8 at Albany, The Bahamas; a foursome at Arnold Palmer’s beloved Laurel Valley course; a threesome at Winged Foot in Mamaroneck, NY; an accompanied threesome at the Maidstone Club in East Hampton; a round at the prestigious Quaker Ridge Golf Club in Scarsdale; or the chance to play the top four facilities in the Sandhills of North Carolina — The Country Club of North Carolina – Dogwood or Cardinal Course, Forest Creek Golf Club, Pinehurst No. 2, and Pine Needles Resort & Lodge.
The specially curated and one-of-a-kind experiences included in the Charitybuzz Curates: Golf Auction are a true grand slam, helping to raise important funds for a wide range of organizations such as Dreamflight, The Cybersmile Foundation, The ANNIKA Foundation, Sandy Hook Promise, Bunker Hill Charities, Gabrielle's Angel Foundation for Cancer Research, The First Tee of The Sandhills, Imagine LA, After-School All-Stars, St. Anthony Charitable Foundation, Steve Stricker American Family Insurance Foundation, among others. Additional golf experiences will be added throughout the auction.
The Charitybuzz Curates: Golf auction is the second in a new series of specially curated auctions hosted on Charitybuzz.com to help charities raise even more money for worthy causes all year long. The remaining schedule includes Charitybuzz Curates: Broadway – May 23–June 13, Charitybuzz Curates: Fashion – August 8–24, Charitybuzz Curates: Hollywood: October 3–19, and Charitybuzz Curates: Entrepreneurs – November 1–16.
This year’s first curated auction, Charitybuzz Curates: Music, which ran from March 14-30, raised more than $550,000 for charity partners.