Morgan Run Club & Resort hosted its 12th annual Charity Classic Oct. 5-6. Since its inception in 2007, the Charity Classic has raised more than $36 million for local and national philanthropic organizations. The event featured a golf tournament, tennis social, great food, live and silent auctions, and a concert by Atomic Groove.
This year’s beneficiaries included Augie’s Quest, which funds research and development aimed at ending ALS by supporting the ALS Therapy Development Institute, the world’s largest ALS-dedicated drug development organization. (www.als.net); Employee Partners Care Foundation, which provides financial assistance to employees of ClubCorp’s family of clubs in times of crisis. (www.clubcorp.com/Employee-Partners-Care-Foundation); and The Mission Within, which offers a unique treatment protocol for Navy Seal warriors who have returned from duty and are suffering from brain trauma, PTSD, and other forms of emotional distress. (www.missionwithin.org)