After unexpected flooding leading to the cancellation of the original tournament date, the 18th Annual Independent Golf Classic had perfect weather on December 7, 2015 at Atlantic Beach Country Club! Thank you to our presenting sponsor 121 Financial Credit Union.
Since its beginning in 1997, the Independence Golf Classic has raised over $1,000,000, drawing support from those interested in contributing to the strength and success of Pine Castle’s programs. Proceeds will support the long-term success of Pine Castle’s vocational and life skills training, job development and coaching, a seniors’ program, and long-term residential care.
Baptist Health, Driver, McAfee, Peek & Hawthorne, bestbet Jacksonville, Bott-Anderson Partners, Inc., Florida Blue, Moran Environmental Recovery, Flowers Bakery, Republic Services, San Jose Rotary, The LBA Group, Wells Fargo and many more participated.
This year, we recognized Holland and Knight and Flowers Bakery for their outstanding leadership in providing employment opportunities for people with disabilities within the First Coast Business Community.