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Gene’s Dream Foundation is in honor of the late Gene Weldon, a dedicated PGA professional who was a mentor to countless junior golfers in the Carolinas including Golf Channel’s Kelly Tilghman & Charlie Rymer.
Weldon’s legacy lives on through the foundation and the Mentor Cup, a tournament that creates a bonding atmosphere for adults and juniors alike.
INAUGURAL MENTOR CUP WEEKEND A HUGE SUCCESS
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What Happened During Our Inaugural Mentor Cup Weekend on October 26-27
October 26 – Gene’s Dream Gala
On Friday, October 26th, an elegant evening at The Surf Golf & Beach Club welcomed more than 100 guests who were delighted by a surprise visit from golf’s funnyman David Feherty. After enjoying complimentary cocktails and a silent auction, guests were treated to a delicious meal while being entertained by the likes of Kelly Tilghman, David Feherty, Charlie Rymer and football great Sterling Sharpe. The night also featured a live auction with Duke men’s basketball ‘game of choice’ tickets, a 2020 Ryder Cup experience and a golf getaway with Charlie Rymer at the prestigious Honors Club in Tennessee.
October 27 – Mentor Cup Golf Tournament
On Saturday morning, October 27th, more than 50 teams gathered to christen a brand new event which featured 9 holes of captain’s choice and 9 holes of
Golf Channel’s Charlie Rymer and Kelly Tilghman discuss Gene’s Dream with his son Wil Weldon
October 27 – Feherty: Off Tour Live!
The inaugural Mentor Cup weekend ended in thrilling fashion when the hilarious David Feherty performed his wildly popular stand up comedy show at the Myrtle Beach Convention Center. 150 VIP guests enjoyed a special meet and greet with David, complete with an autographed copy of his latest book. All proceeds went to Gene’s Dream Foundation and The First Tee of Coastal Carolinas.
Thanks to everyone who supported Gene’s Dream Foundation and the 2018 Mentor Cup
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