Eight-time Pro Bowler and four-time First Team All-Pro and Hall of Famer Emmitt Smith’s extreme talent doesn't end on the football field – he’s taking fundraising to the next level and raising money for underprivileged youth.
Smith and his wife, Pat, created the Pat and Emmitt Smith Charities to “offer kids education and experiences that broaden their opportunities for success.” To help raise funds for their organization, the Smiths host seven qualifying golf tournaments around the country, evaluating a team’s “fundraising skills [and]…golf ability.” At the end of the qualifying rounds, “the highest fundraising team and the best golfers from each tournament will be invited to the Emmitt Smith Celebrity Invitational” in Dallas in May 2014.
We look forward to the next qualifying round in Austin, as well as future qualifiers!
Tampa Palms Country Club — March 12, 2014
Queen’s Harbor Yacht & Country Club — March 17, 2014
Bear’s Best Atlanta — March 25, 2014
Las Colinas Country Club — March 31, 2014
Haile Plantation Golf & Country Club — April 14, 2014
(Quote and logo courtesy of emmittsmithgolfchallenge.com)