2016 Jim Keppel Memorial Golf Classic

There is not only a change to the date but also a new format!

The annual Jim Keppel Memorial Golf Classic to benefit the James F. Keppel Foundation will be held Saturday, July 23rd, 2016. at the Green Pond Country Club. But instead of a dinner that often ran late, we will be doing a brunch starting at 11:00 AM at the Blue Grillhouse located at 4431 Easton Avenue Bethlehem, PA where we will have a full breakfast/brunch and registration. All families are invited to the brunch as we wll have the auction and raffle items. For golfers the cost is included in your green fees, for others its $30. We will then go over to the Green Pond Country Club at 1:00 PM.

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The annual Jim Keppel Memorial Golf Classic to benefit the James F. Keppel Foundation will be held Saturday, July 23rd, 2016 at the Green Pond Country Club. It will be a scramble format with a shotgun start at 1:30 PM. The Green Pond Country Club is located at 3604 Farmersville Rd. Bethlehem, PA. Their website is: www.Greenpondcc.com

What’s new is instead of a dinner after the golf event, we will be having a Brunch/breakfast at the Blue Grillhouse at 11:00 AM. It is there we will have registration and the auction/raffle. The cost is included in your Golfer fee of $130. We are encouraging all guests to attend at a cost of $30 each. It is there we will have the auction and other items for raffle.

There will be prizes for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place low gross, as well as Closest to the Pin, Putting Competition, Longest Drive and Pot of Gold. In addition we will award “Kep’s Cup”. This is a competition between Jim’s Becahi friends and teammates and his Yale friends and teammates. The cost will include the Breakfast/brunch, Golfers Gift bag, a hot dog and beverage at the turn, snacks and keg of beer in the tent where we will hand out the awards. We had a lot of fun and raised a lot of money for the Foundation last year, this year it will be bigger than ever.

Alternatively, you can mail-in your registration using the hardcopy version of our golfer registration form[pdf].

Corporate & Individual Sponsorships

There are several opportunities for Corporate and Individual Sponsorships:

  • Tournament Sponsor
  • Longest Drive
  • Hole & Tee Sponsors
  • Closest-To-Pin
  • Awards
  • Putting Competition
  • Golfer Gift Bag

Your name and sponsorship will be highlighted both at the event and in a brochure which will be given to each golfer at the brunch.

All corporate and individual sponsorships given to the foundation are tax deductible.

Alternatively, you can mail-in your sponsorship using the hardcopy version of our sponsorship form[pdf].

Date: Saturday, July 23rd, 2016

Brunch/Registration/Auction:

11:00 AM
Blue Grillhouse
4431 Easton Avenue
Bethlehem, PA 18020
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Golf Tournament:

1:30 PM
Green Pond Country Club
3604 Farmersville Rd
Bethlehem, PA
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Golf Awards:

5:00 PM in Tent with a Keg of beer

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Nick Cirignano, a James Keppel Foundation trustee and Vice President of Deloitte & Touche Corporate Finance, put together a short video on the Foundation for his company. Watch the video