Details of the Event:
Thursday, September 12, 2019
Bliss Creek Golf Course
1 Golfview Lane, Sugar Grove, IL 60554
10:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Raffles & Winners announced usually by 5:00 or 5:30PM
Registration is from 10:15 a.m. to 11:15 a.m., with a shotgun start promptly at 11:30 a.m. This event is always well attended by regional business leaders, elected officials, developers, and investors.
Shotgun start will be at 11:30. Lunch is sponsored and will be provided to take on your cart or eat at your convenience. A variety of options are available along with a drink and chips or a cookie. Please see the attached list of all the wonderful businesses and sponsors who make this such a successful event.
After golf is a steak buffet with all the fixings. Chicken can be
provided or any special order ahead of time.
A variety of special contest holes will be sponsored with a fun raffle or treat. To date there is Buddig, Earthmovers Credit Union and Ellevate consulting. All trophies and awards are announced after all the golfers return, generally between 4:00 p.m. and 5:00 p.m.
The Raffles are always an exciting part of the evening, with the infamous Blackhawk tickets once again being offered along with Cubs vs Sox tickets for the 2020 season. This year we also have some additional raffles such as an oriental rug, donated by Carpet One in North Aurora. Ozinga, Performance and Old Dominion will also have replica trucks to bid on.
Our special thanks to the Golf Committee, as well as to all the Volunteers, Sponsors and Raffle Donors. Without them, this event would not have been possible!
Golf Committee: Dr. Neil Schlupp, Pete Wallers, Angie Ford
Volunteers: Konni Carlson from Rush Copley and Old Dominion
Event Sponsor: Performance Foodservice-Chicago
Co-Sponsors: Ozinga Ready Mix & First National Bank
Beverage Cart Sponsor: Montgomery Chiropractic
Lunch Food Sponsor: Bank of Montgomery
After-Golf Beverage Sponsor: Pending commitment
After-Golf Food Sponsor: Waubonsee Community College
Corporate Sponsors: Pending-Still Open
Special Contest Hole Sponsors: Earthmover Credit Union, Buddig and Ellevate & Fitzpatrick Development group
Hole Sponsors (as of August 13, 2019:)
Farmers Insurance Group-Ryan Watson
Old Dominion Freight Line
Old Second Bank
The Pizzo Group
Raffle Donations (as of 9/03/2019:)
Dr. Neil Schlupp & Ed Padovich with Johnson, Harkness & Park, Inc.
Chicago Blackhawk Tickets
Old Dominion Freight Line:
(2) Box White Sox vs Cubs Tickets July 2010) game with parking pass)
Truck Replica- Old Dominion truck
Ozinga: Ozinga Cement Truck replica
Holiday Inn Express: Bedroom Suite (nestled in a staycation basket) with lots of great deals:
Performance Foods: Sweet & Salty snacks for the golf cart
Rush Copley Medical Center: 30-day pass to Health Complex
BTB wines: Wine tasting coupons along with a bottle of wine
(2) Foursomes (with cart): Bliss Golf Course
Foursome (no cart): Oswego Park District, Fox Bend Golf Course
Convention & Visitors Bureau: Theatre tickets
A variety of restaurant coupons from the surrounding areas: Poor Boy’s, Rosati’s Pizza and the Huge Buffet for (two) from Hollywood Casino.
Registration can be done online: (or via text, fax, email)
Please visit the MEDC website under events
Information on the MEDC, Montgomery Economic Development Corporation can be found at: www. montgomery-illinois.org
or feel free to call Charlene Coulombe-Fiore: 630-897-6748, (mobile) 815-703-1338 or