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14th Annual Golf Outing was Record Breaking

Yorkville Area Chamber of Commerce
Golfing Outing 2017
Post-Event Press Release
September 29, 2017

The Chamber’s 14th Annual Golf Outing at Blackberry Oaks Golf Course was record breaking, with both high summer-like temperatures and 144 golfer registrations. The event successfully brought together a notable number of area business people including the golfers, sponsors, and volunteers.

Thank you to the Golf Outing Planning Committee and Volunteers: Sarah Allen, FNBC Bank & Trust; Paul Auten, The Trailer Guy; Rosemarie Bakka, Inland Real Estate Brokerage; Chris Bartosz, FVC Technologies; Stephanie Baumbach, Yorkville National Bank & Trust; Stephanie Baumwell, Old Second National Bank; Geri Benning, BH Martial Arts; Mike Burks, Burks Bros. Drywall; Sandy deRidder; Roxanne Essex, Maggie’s Interiors; Sara Fontanez, Fontanez PHOTOGRAPHY; Darren Fox; Idea Marketing Group; Jason Gryzwa, Rush Copley; Marisa Hanson, Earthmover Credit Union; Susan Hines, Rush Copley; Heather Johnson, Rush Copley; Tom Kozlowicz, Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites; Joanne Leibold, Yorkville American Legion; Dennis Marty, Healthy Alternatives; Carrie Niesman, Old Second National Bank; Brian Olson, Kopy Kat Copier; Ashley Preciado, Fox River Academy of Music & Art; Jocelyn Retz, Old Second National Bank; Stephanie Roskopf, Yorkville Auto Body; Sherry Tease, COUNTRY Financial; Elle Withall, Haven Counseling; Julie Workman, Norway Kennels.

Thank you to the following businesses that supported the outing through sponsorships and donations: 4 You Massage; A Pinch of Happiness Spice Shop; Action Graphix; Advanced Physical Medicine of Yorkville; Alarm Detection Systems; Angie’s Sugar Buzz Bakery; Anthony Place Senior Apartments; Armonia Tea & Coffee; BH Martial Arts; Blackberry Oaks Golf Course; Burks Bros. Drywall; Busey Home Mortgage; CARSTAR Yorkville; COUNTRY Financial; Crusade Burger Bar; Dwight Baird, Kendall County Sheriff; Earthmover Credit Union; Edward-Elmhurst Healthcare; Edward Jones – Shelly Sypien; Engineering Enterprises; Feltes & Assoc. Jennifer Jones Sinnott; First Insurance Group; First National Bank; First Secure Community Bank; Fitzpatrick Wealth Management Group of Stifel Nicolaus; FNBC Bank & Trust; Fontanez PHOTOGRAPHY; Fox Valley Family YMCA; Fox Valley Trophy & Promotions; Ginger+Soul; Hampton Inn Yorkville; Harmony Aesthetics; Haven Counseling; Heritage Home Decor & Design; Heritage Woods of Yorkville Senior Living; Holiday Inn Express and Suites; Jocelyn Retz; Just in Time Heating, A/C, Plumbing & Carpentry; Kane County Cougars; Kennedy Pointe Restaurant & Pub; Lite Construction, Inc.; L’Bri Pure n’ Natural; Maciano’s; Manpower; Morris Hospital Yorkville Campus; NCG Yorkville Cinemas; Norway Kennels; Ohana Healing Hands; Old Second National Bank; Omega Bookkeeping Solutions; Orange Marketing Group; Pepe’s Mexican Restaurant; Pesola Media Group; Pet Supplies Plus; Plano Community Garden; Rosati’s Pizza & Pub; Rush Copley; Salsa Verde; Sense of Samadhi; Servpro of Kendall County; Shear; Songs of Life Photography; Southbank Original Barbecue; Stephen Alan Salon; Sweet Temptations Dessert Company; TC’s Liquor; The Cantina; The Natural Pharmacy; The Sartain Team/Keller Williams Realty Infinity; Tiki Tan; Toy-rrific; Veterans Assistance Commission of Kendall County; Wheatland Title Guaranty; Whitetail Ridge Golf Club; WSPY-FM 107.1; YACC Leads Group I; YACC Leads Group II; Yorkville Ace Hardware; Yorkville National Bank & Trust; YPAC. For services, thanks to Auctioneer Craig Elliot, DJ Rich Artman, Sara with Fontanez PHOTOGRAPHY, and the staff at Kennedy Pointe Restaurant & Pub and Blackberry Oaks Golf Course.

Our sincere appreciation to everyone listed above, and to the golfers who joined and supported us. Along with generating business connections and networking, the annual golf outing serves as a fundraising event to enable the Chamber to provide programming to benefit local businesses and the community, including educational workshops, the Yorkville Biz Boo Business Trick or Treat, and annual college scholarship grants.

Sherri Farley
Janelle Helfrich

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Contributing Photographers: Fontanez PHOTOGRAPHY, Songs of Life Photography