MANCHESTER, Maine (WABI) – Golfers teed off for a day of enjoyable and leisure within the Maine Celebrity Classic on the Augusta Country Club.

Fundraiser helps Alfond Youth & Community Center(WABI)

“It’s a great cause for the Harold Alfond Youth Center. Just to get out here with some good and friendly people on a nice course on a beautiful day today, we get to raise some money and have some fun,” stated Jordan Yanni, occasion volunteer.

“Everybody’s outside and having fun. It’s casual. You’re joking around. It’s a little competition. A couple of drinks loosens people’s wallets. That’s always good,” stated Alaine Breen, golfer.

There’s a number of wrinkles to the Maine Celebrity Classic.

“We’ve got the air cannon here. We’re firing a golf ball out of the air cannon going about 325 yards to the pin today. That’s your on-course fundraiser as well as some of the other things they’ve got going on here today,” stated Yanni.

Giving Mainers a method to be taught concerning the middle is an enormous assist.

“Visibility is great. Getting the word out is really important. The more you can get the word out, the better you’re going to do. It’s a perfect day. They couldn’t have ordered up anything better,” stated Breen.

The AYCC’s mission is to encourage and allow all younger folks and their households to comprehend their full potential as wholesome, productive, accountable and caring residents.

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