18th Annual Golf Bennefit

Village Northwest Unlimited Announces Benefit Golf Tournament Results

Village Northwest Unlimited is excited to share the outcome of the 18th annual Village Northwest Unlimited Benefit Golf Tournament. The tournament was held Monday, July 16, 2018 at Landsmeer Golf Club in Orange City, IA with a field of 118 golfers. The benefit event raised over $64,000 in support of the organization’s mission to provide purpose, privacy and dignity for individuals with disabilities.

Taking first place in the men’s first flight with a score of 57 was the team of Chad Brown, Curt Strouth, Brandon Braaksma and Shane Jager. Winning the men’s second flight with a score of 64 was Daniel Ten Clay, Dennis Ten Clay, Michael Ten Clay and Ken Snyder. The women’s flight winners, with a score of 68, were Brooke Wittrock, Ashley Sandersfeld and Rylee Goosen. The winning team in the mixed flight with a score of 59 was Dave Van Essen, Jill Van Essen, Ty Van Essen and Jim Jansen.

Key Sponsors of this year’s tournament were: Doug & Betty Post, Jay & Melissa Decker, Lori & David Scott Foundation Perspective Insurance, Sanford Health – Sheldon, and Van Wyk Family Foundation.

Premier Sponsors included: American Investment & Trust, DeKoter, Thole, Dawson & Rockman, P.L.C., Den Hartog Industries, Edward Jones – Trevor Gottula, Gesink & Vander Wilt Agency, Glenn & Marty Van Ekeren, Maintainer Corporation, Northwestern Bank, Peoples Bank, Siouxland Fabricating, Inc. and T.C. Home Furnishings.

The Village would also like to thank all who provided evening meal, registration gift, prize, flag event, lucky hole, noon meal, refreshment, and tee sponsorships for the event.

Over the lifetime of the Village Northwest Unlimited golf benefit, over $480,000 has been raised in support of individuals with disabilities.

Village Northwest Unlimited is nationally recognized as one of the premier providers of services to people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, autism spectrum disorder and traumatic brain injuries. VNU builds successful lives for 180 individuals by providing opportunities and choices in residential, vocational and social programs while fulfilling its mission of providing Purpose, Privacy and Dignity.