1st Annual Charity Tournament

ACC vs. Big 10 Golf Challenge

Come out and meet our Grand Marshall Mr. Jim Delany, Commissioner of the Big Ten Conference and UNC Graduate!

On October 15, 2018, CORA is hosting its 1st Annual Charity Golf Tournament (Scramble Format), the ACC vs. Big Ten Golf Challenge. This event, at the Governors Club’s Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course in Chapel Hill, will support our mission of providing food to children, individuals, and families within our community who are in need during difficult personal economic times. The day will include golf, live auction, raffle, and an awards dinner.

Jim Delany, commissioner of the Big Ten Conference, will serve as the Grand Marshall and join golfers on the course.  “We are anticipating about 80 golfers this year,” said Melissa Driver Beard, Executive Director of CORA.  “We are looking forward to hosting this exciting event!  We are also thankful that the community is coming together to ensure that none of its neighbors go hungry.”

When:      October 15, 2018

Where:     Governors Club, Chapel Hill

Cost:         $150 Per Golfer*

*Registration fee includes green fees & golf cart, goodie bag, lunch, soft drinks/water and dinner at awards event. Sign up as a team of 4 or as an individual.  Dress up in your favorite team’s colors, even if it is not an ACC or Big 10 team! Dinner only tickets are available for purchase for $50.

9:30 AM Registration 

11:00 AM Shotgun Start

3:30 PM Chipping and Putting Contests

Cocktails, Auction/Raffle Preview

5:00 PM Live Auction, Pick-Your-Prize Raffle, Dinner and Awards

Online registration deadline is Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Following the tournament, a dinner, live auction, raffle, and awards reception will take place in the clubhouse. The live auction and raffle will include ACC and Big Ten memorabilia, getaway packages, art, unique experiences, and golf lessons.



Thanks to all our sponsors for their very generous support!

 CORA is a United Way of Chatham County agency and encourages participation in the current annual campaign.