26th Annual Golf Outing

 

The Grove Foundation held its 26th Annual Golf Outing and Fundraiser on Saturday, September 8th, at the historic Downers Grove Park District Golf Course.  This event is the major fundraiser for The Grove Foundation, a small not-for-profit organization that supports community programs promoting educational, recreational, and community experiences.  A total number of 97 golfers and guests participated in the outing, which included a 9-hole scramble, golf contests, prizes, and dinner. 

Golf Prize Winners:

Low Medal Champions - Matt Herbeck, Ed Herbeck, Matt Corcoran, and Don Davies

Low Medal Runners-Up - Mike Kunze, Brian Kunze, Matt Neustadt, and Joe Grossestreuer

Jim & Judy Russ Putting Contest Champions - Scott Miller, Mary Miller, Ken Sullivan, and Beth Sullivan

Score Prediction Winners - Dan Cermak, Bob Gelwicks, John Keys, and Gary Wonsowski

Low Net Champions - Donna Knoble, Jenny Kepler, and Tess Ho

Longest Drive Winners - Gail Sandine and Matt Herbeck

Closest to the Pin Winners - Tiffany Berger and Ed Johnson

 

The Grove Foundation would like to thank the golfers, the Downers Grove Park District Golf Course staff, community donors/sponsors and special guests.  Our 2019 27th Annual Golf Outing & Fundraiser will be held next year on September 7th.

2018 Donors

Golf Outing Hole Sponsors

  • Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital
  • Alter Brewing Company
  • Grace & Greg Beggs
  • Chang Dental Center - Lisle
  • Chuck's Southern Comfort Cafe
  • Dairy Queen - 63rd & Main
  • Downers Grove Economic Development Corp. - Michael Cassa CEO
  • Grove Dental Associates
  • In Memory of John Haine
  • In Memory of Jan Kopis
  • Johnny's Blitz Bar & Grill - Westmont
  • The Laio Family
  • Lumpp & Sons Total Car Care
  • Cathy Mahoney - DGPD Commissioner
  • Charlene McLaughlin & The Henry Family
  • Mi Hacienda
  • Oakbrook Toyota - Alex Syed General Manager
  • Oakwood Electric & Generator - Westmont
  • David S. Olsen - State Representative District 81
  • The Sign Shop Express
  • The Stroub & Sandine Families
  • Raymond James - The Meike Wealth Management Group
  • W. Capra Consulting Group - Terry Mahoney
  • Walker, Wilcox, Matousek, LLP - William Bila
  • A. W. Wendell & Sons, LLO
  • Wiedel, Philipp, Indelicato & Olson
  • Yard House - Lombard
  • With appreciation for the volunteer spirit alive in Downers Grove - The Young Family


Golf Outing Sponsors and Prize Donors

  • 3 Corners Grill & Tap
  • Alfredo's Taqueria
  • All Aboard Diner
  • Anderson's Book Shop
  • AT&T Phone Store - Darien
  • Ballydoyle Irish Pub
  • BeFit Physical Therapy & Pilates
  • Beggar's Pizza
  • Berto's Deli & Pasta Shop
  • Blast Fitness - Downers Grove
  • Brio Tuscan Grille
  • Buca di Beppo Restaurant
  • The Capital Grille
  • Caribbean Corner
  • Carrabba's Italian Grill
  • Cellar 406
  • Chama Gaucha Brazillian Steakhouse
  • Chiba Japanese Restaurant - Darien
  • Chicago North Shore Westin
  • Chicago White Sox
  • Chick's 'n Salsa
  • Cooper's Hawk Winery & Restaurant - Burr Ridge
  • Devon Seafood
  • DOC Wine Bar
  • Dolce's Restaurant & Wine Bar - Westmont
  • Downers Grove Downtown Management Corp.
  • Downers Grove Wine Shop
  • Egg Harbor Cafe (Hamco, Inc.)
  • Every Day's a Sundae
  • Flat Top Grill
  • The Fremont Bar & Grill
  • The French Pastry School - Chicago
  • Froggy's French Cafe
  • Gatto's Italian Restaurant & Bar
  • Goldmore Inn Galena
  • Great Clips - Darien
  • Greek Islands
  • Hair Salon Le Cheveux
  • Happy Dog Barkery
  • Heritage House Florist
  • Hollywood Blvd. Cinema
  • Home Run Inn
  • Ichiban Sushi
  • Inn of Chicago
  • Jameson's Charhouse
  • Jeans & A Cute Top
  • Jet's Pizza
  • Juicy O Restaurant
  • Kin-Ko Ace Hardware
  • La Barra - Oak Brook
  • Labriola Bakery & Cafe
  • Lemont Street Cafe
  • Lombard Westin
  • Lou Malnati's Pizzeria - Downers Grove
  • Mariano's Fresh Market - Westmont
  • Marriott Suites Downers Grove
  • McQ's Bar & Grill - Bolingbrook
  • Menchie's Frozen Yogurt
  • Miller's Ale House
  • O'Hare Westin
  • Outback Steakhouse
  • P F Chang's
  • Palm Island Resort
  • Papa Passero's - Westmont
  • Parker's Ocean Grill
  • Q Bar - Darien
  • Quilter's Quest
  • RA Sushi Bar & Restaurant
  • Redstone American Grill
  • Ritz Carlton - Chicago
  • River North Westin
  • Season's 52 Fresh Grill - Oak Brook
  • Shaw's Crab House - Chicago
  • Starbucks - Main St.
  • Taste Indian Chinese Cuisine
  • Teddy's Red Hots
  • Tivoli Classic Cinemas
  • Trader Joe's
  • UFC Gym - Downers Grove
  • Uncle Bub's BBQ - Westmont
  • Vincitori's - Westmont
  • Zazzo's Pizza & Bar - Darien
  • Zigfield Troy Golf

 

Special Thanks to....

  • MACLYN
  • Skuddlebutt's
  • Downers Grove Park District
  • Downers Grove North Girls Golf Team
  • Bank Financial
  • Jamie Breslin
  • Bill & Liz Chalberg
  • Lyzun Shoe Repair
  • Patti McGehee - State Farm Agent
  • Joseph Tousek
  • Wabash Seafood - Chicago
  • Carol Wandschneider
  • Shaw Media/Suburban Life Media

 

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