FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
May 23, 2016
ANNOUNCING THE ANDERSON CENTER FOR AUTISM GOLF CLASSIC
Contributions Support Anderson Programs for Children and Adults
Staatsburgh NY. Eliza Bozenski, Director of Anderson Foundation for Autism, announced today
the return of the Anderson golf tournament, now renamed the Anderson Center for Autism
Golf Classic, on June 16th at the Dutchess Golf Club. “After a one year hiatus, we’re very happy
to bring back one of our most popular events,” she said. Patrick Paul, currently Anderson’s
COO who has been named incoming CEO, added “This is an event that receives unprecedented
support from both businesses and the golfing community, so we’re delighted to respond to
their demands that we reinstate it! It is a fun day that helps to support the children and adults
of Anderson Center for Autism.”
The Anderson Golf Classic begins with registration and continental breakfast from 7:45-8:45am
at the Dutchess Golf Club, 2628 South Road, Poughkeepsie, NY. The shotgun star/scramble
format will take place at 9:00am. Lunch is served on the course. At 3:00pm there will be
cocktails, dinner, awards and raffles. “Based on previous years, we are expecting a substantial
turnout,” said Patrick Paul, “All are welcome and team registration is encouraged.” Radio
Station K104 is Media Sponsor for the event and DutchessCars.com is the Hole-in-One
Eliza Bozenski explained, “the Golf Classic has many sponsorships and participation
opportunities, and each player receives a gift bag and there are raffles, hole in one prizes and
• Classic Sponsorship – $7,500
Sponsor receives recognition and appreciation including 4 golfers, a radio spot
announcing the lead sponsorship, a business banner displayed on the course, a full 1 in
68 Radio Program devoted to the sponsor company and its leadership, a full page ad in
the digital program and sponsor’s business logo on the website.
• Hole in One Sponsorship – $5,000
Sponsor receives recognition and appreciation including 4 golfers, their name is
displayed as Luncheon Sponsor, half a 1 in 68 radio program will be devoted to sponsor
and their company, a half page ad in the digital program and sponsor’s business logo
displayed on the website.
• Birdie Sponsorship – $2500
Sponsor receives recognition and appreciation for 2 golfers, sponsor’s name is displayed
as Breakfast Sponsor, acknowledgement on 1 in 68 radio program, a listing in the digital
program, and sponsor’s business logo displayed on the website.
• Corporate Sponsorship – $1,000
Registration for 4 Golfers, acknowledgement on 1 in 68 radio program, and a listing in
the digital program.
• Beverage Cart – $500
Sponsor’s name displayed on a beverage cart and a listing in the digital program.
• Individual Player – $175
Registration for 1 player.
• Tee Sponsor – $175
Naming signage on course
• Program Journal Ad – $100
Full page ad in digital program
• No Time to Play? – $100
Arrive at 3:00pm and join in for cocktails and dinner.
Those interested in sponsorships or in attending the Anderson Classic should contact Kelly
Dooley at 845-889-9208 or at KellyDooley@ACenterforAutism.org or visit
AndersonCenterforAutism.org/Anderson Classic to register and pay online.