Alexandria, VA August 3, 2014 – PS Charities’ Sixth Annual North Carolina Golf Tournament is right around the corner! This year’s tournament will be held on Monday, September 29, 2014, at beautiful Porters Neck Country Club in Wilmington. Come join us for a wonderful day of golf and charity!
Continuing PS Charities’ mission, 100% of all proceeds raised at this tournament will benefit the Gunnery Sergeant Jonathan Gifford MARSOC Memorial Scholarship. GySgt Gifford was killed in 2012 while leading an assault on insurgents in Afghanistan. Assigned to the 2nd Marine Special Operations Battalion out of Camp Lejeune, he was posthumously awarded the Navy Cross in June 2014.
The Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation is the Nation’s oldest and largest provider of need-based scholarships to military children, with particular attention given to those whose parent has been killed or wounded in combat, or who have demonstrated financial need. Together, PS Charities and the Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation continue our commitment in serving those who serve our country.