A day of fun and golf, always for a local cause

The annual Denton Golf Tournament is the primary fund-raising event of the Denton Family Charitable Foundation. The event is held the first Wednesday in October, rain or shine, at Lakeview Golf Club. By participating in the tournament, you are helping our community distribute resources focused on charitable organizations in Harrisonburg and Rockingham County. The table below shows proceeds and recipients since 2002.

Year Beneficiary Proceeds Donated
2018 Generations Crossing $??,???
2017 Special Olympics Virginia — Area 4 $32,700
2016 On the Road Collaborative $20,038
2015 Shenandoah Valley United, Inc. $26,995
2014 Harrisonburg Rescue Squad $20,753
2013 Harrisonburg / Rockingham Free Clinic $21,216
2012 Harrisonburg / Rockingham Free Clinic $16,517
2011 Blue Ridge Area Food Bank $21,315
2010 Harrisonburg / Rockingham Free Clinic $18,400
2009 Harrisonburg Children’s Museum $20,000
2008 Big Brothers / Big Sisters $25,000
2007 Friendship Industries $20,000
2006 Rockingham / Harrisonburg SPCA $15,000
2005 Rockingham / Harrisonburg SPCA $20,523
2004 The First Tee of Harrisonburg $14,000
2003 Boys and Girls Club $18,752
2002 The Salvation Army of Harrisonburg $21,084
Funds raised for local civic efforts (to date — March 2018) $332,293.00

 
 

Typical Day at the Denton Fall Golf Classic

11:00 – 12:30 pm — Golfers arrive to register and enjoy lunch donated Mr. J’s sandwiches with chips, apples and drinks

12:45 pm — Teams gather at the carts (carts are provided)

12:55 pm — Hosts says a few words about the recipient of Tournament proceeds

1:00 pm — Shotgun start

1:00 – 5:00 pm — Captain’s Choice Fall Golf Classic

5:00 – 6:30 pm — Golfers enjoy steak dinner catered by Mama’s Caboose, awards ceremony, and tournament results

Beverages served thought the event, exceptional raffle prizes available to win.