Golf Fore A Cure


Thursday, September 14, 2017 from 11:30 AM to 7:30 PM EDT
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Ed Oliver Golf Club 
800 North DuPont Rd
Wilmington, DE 19807

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Noelle Bamonte 
Mid-Atlantic Connection for PKU and Allied Disorders, Inc. 


10th Annual PKU Golf Fore A Cure 

It's Been a Decade!!

This year marks the 10th year for PKU Golf Fore A Cure.  We would like to thank all the players and sponsors who have been there since the beginning, and all those that have joined us along the way.  This event has become more successful than we ever imagined.  If we reach our goal this year,  we can say this event has raised a Quarter of A Million Dollars for PKU Research.

Please join us for a day of golf, good food, and fun - and leave with some great prizes.  All while raising funds for research of alternative treatments and a cure for PKU; a cause near and dear to our hearts.

Your registration includes access to driving range, BBQ lunch, round of golf with cart and awards ceremony with food & beverages.  Contests include longest drive, closest to pin and Hole-in-One.

Additional items on sale at the event include Raffle Tickets, Silent Auction Items and Mulligans.  Come back to this Event Page for more information on these great items!

Sponsorship Levels:

Are you interested in joining others who have supported this event in the past?  Available Sponsorships:

$10,000 Title Sponsor

Two Foursomes/Lunch, Onsite Banner and Prominent Signage at Registration, Company Logo on Golfer Give-A-Way, One Tee sign, Company Logo on Golf Cart & Recognition on Website and Facebook Page

$5,000 Platinum Sponsor

Golf and Lunch for 6 golfers, Prominent Signage at Reception Area, One Tee Sign, Company Logo on Golf Cart & Recognition on Website and Facebook Page

$2,500 Golf Sponsor

One Foursome/Lunch, Prominent Signage at Reception Area, One Tee Sign & Recognition on Website and Facebook Page

$1,000 Silver Sponsor

Golf and lunch for 2 golfers, Prominent Signage at Reception Area, One Tee Sign & Recognition on Website & Facebook Page

$500 Bronze Sponsor

One Tee Sign & Recognition on Website and Facebook Page

$250.00  Corporate Sponsor/ Friends & Family

One Tee Sign

Donations of any size are welcomed and will be recognized at the event.

What is PKU?

Phenylketonuria, or PKU is a rare genetic disorder in which a person's body cannot properly break down protein into the essential amino acids that the body needs to grow and function.  When protein is not properly broken down, it backs up in the blood and becomes highly toxic to the brain. If left untreated, PKU leads to many learning disabilities, social disorders, mental retardation and other serious health problems.

How is PKU Treated?

There is no cure for PKU.  Most people with PKU manage their condition by following a strict low protein diet.  Because almost all foods contain protein, the PKU diet is extremely hard to maintain.  People with PKU cannot eat common foods like meat, poultry, fish, eggs, milk, cheese, ice cream, nuts, peanut butter and most foods containing flour.  The diet consists mostly of fruits and vegetables, specially developed low protein foods, and expensive medical formulas that act as a protein replacement.  Coverage for these foods  and formulas vary by state. A single PKUer with no coverage could cost a family over $1,000 amonth. 

Thank You! 

Thank you for your continued support for the PKU Golf Fore A Cure. Without your generous contributions this event would not be a success.  The hope of a better treatment or a cure for PKU makes these events so important!!!

We look forward to seeing you in September!