What is Birdies for Charity?
Birdies for Charity is a campaign designed to support
local charitable organizations through involvement with the
Mississippi Gulf Resort Classic. The program encourages people to
make pledges base don the number of birdies scored during the
tournament. 100% of your pledge goes to the charity of your choice.
You have the opportunity to make Coastal Women for
Change the BIG winner by participating in the Birdies for Charity
donation program. Make your pledge to Coastal Women for Change
through the Birdies for Charity program and CWC will receive every
single penny plus a chance to have your donation doubled.
Additionally, you have a chance to win several great
prizes, including the Grand Prize-a 2 night stay and dinner at the
Hard Rock Biloxi. Weekly drawings will be held during the month of
March. Donors must "Guess the birdies" in order to be eligible for
the Grand Prize.
What is a birdie?
golf, a "birdie" is a score of one stroke better than "par" for any
hole on the golf course. "Par" is the expected score of a golf
professional on any given hole.
What is the average birdie total?
Champions Tour professionals are anticipated to score an average of
700 birdies during the tournament. If 700 birdies are made during
the tournament, pledges would total:
per birdie= $14
per birdie= $28
per birdie= $35
per birdie= $70
per birdie= $175
DONATIONS ARE TAX DEDUCTIBLE! You will receive a receipt via email
that can be used for tax purposes.