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Golf outing for Fallen Heroes

May 11, 2011

Oakhurst Golf and Country Club hosts the annual Community Charity Golf Outing for the Michigan Fallen Heroes Memorial, Monday, May 16.

Registration and lunch are at noon, with Shotgun Start at 1 p.m. Dinner and awards program is set for 6:30 pm. The event, at Oakhurst off Clintonville Road, includes a silent auction and emergency vehicle display.

Tickets are $150 per person for golf, lunch, and dinner; $40 per person for dinner only. Proceeds benefit the memorial in Pontiac, which recognizes all police officers from local, county, and state departments, and firefighters from departments throughout the state.

The memorial is a life-size bronze statue of a kneeling police officer and firefighter set side-by-side, placed on a large base in front of a granite wall engraved with the names of all those lost in the line of duty.

For more information, check www.michiganfallenheroes.com/support.