Hattiesburg – FORE! Watch out below because the golf balls will soon be falling in the 9th Annual Golf Ball Drop to benefit the Association for the Rights of Citizens with Developmental Challenges. Some lucky winner who purchases a golf ball for only $100 will win $20,000!
On Oct. 7, hundreds of numbered golf balls will be dropped from a helicopter onto a hole at Canebrake Golf Club. The owner of the golf ball that lands in the hole or closest to it will win the grand prize of $20,000!
Golf balls may be purchased by calling 601-583-4251 or 601-268-9334 or by visiting www.hattiesburgarc.com. Golf balls will be on sale by mail until October 1, online until 12:00 pm on October 7, and they may be purchased at Canebrake Club house up to 1 hour prior to the event.
The Golf Ball Drop is the largest fundraiser of the year for the ARC, a non-profit organization which provides a variety of services for individuals with developmental disorders and their families.
For more information about ARC or the Golf Ball Drop, call 601-268-9334 or visit www.hattiesburgarc.com.