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2022 Rainbow Village Second Chance Golf Classic Smashes Records
Nonprofit Devoted to Ending Homelessness – One Family at a Time – Exceeds Fundraising Goals and Previous Results at Annual Benefit Golf Tournament
By: Rainbow Village
"Our hopes were high since it was a sold-out event weeks before the big day arrived," said Melanie Conner, CEO for Rainbow Village. "Still, we were so surprised and utterly overjoyed by the results. My team and I continue to be humbled by the generosity of this community. Of course, we couldn't have done it without the support of our 49 amazing sponsors, many of whom spent the day on the course golfing or at marketing tents engaging with our participants. Everyone who participated made it possible for families that have experienced homelessness to have a safe housing community and access to supportive services where dignity, self-respect, and hope are restored. It is our goal to guide these families on a journey toward stability and self-sufficiency, and the funds raised through this event will supply a lot of 'mulligans' for the families we serve."
In addition to the three first place teams, the Rainbow Village benefit golf tournament resulted in:
The date for the 2023 Second Chance Golf Classic has already been set. Supporters of Rainbow Village and lovers of golf are encouraged to mark their calendars for April 17, 2023. Representing Rainbow Village's second largest fundraiser of the year, its largest fundraiser of the year – the Rainbow Village "We Are Family" Benefit Gala – is still on deck for Saturday, October 1 at Atlanta Athletic Club. To learn more, visit www.RainbowVillage.org.