April 22 , 2018
8:30 AM - 2:30 PM
The Club at Grandezza, Estero
Junior Achievement of Southwest Florida’s sixth annual Breaking Par at Grandezza Gala & Golf Tournament, which supports of the community’s future CEOs and business leaders, will run from Saturday, April 21 through Sunday, April 22 at The Club at Grandezza, located at 11481 Grande Oak Blvd. in Estero.
Festivities kick off with a gala dinner starting at 5:30 p.m. on Saturday evening, where guests will enjoy delicious cuisine amid entertaining live and silent auctions. On Sunday, the Shotgun Scramble Golf Tournament featuring students from the PGA Golf Management Program at Florida Gulf Coast University begins at 8:30 a.m. Then an afternoon luncheon, prize giveaway and awards ceremony will conclude the weekend’s activities.
Breaking Par at Grandezza serves as the primary funding source for Junior Achievement of Southwest Florida’s flagship program, CEO Academy. In partnership with FGCU, the “model” weeklong business school summer camp is held for rising high school juniors and seniors.
Over the past five years, Breaking Par at Grandezza event proceeds have contributed more than $247,000 in funding to support Junior Achievement of Southwest Florida’s CEO Academy, and its additional programming. In an effort to help prepare students for success in the global economy, the CEO Academy focuses its teachings on business, economics and the value of free enterprise. From a practical standpoint, the CEO Academy also facilitates high-energy team building activities and provides an invaluable professional setting whereby students interact with local leaders.
To purchase tickets or learn more about sponsorship packages available, visit www.JASWFL.org, call 239-225-2590 or email [email protected]