Sweetbriar Golf Club in Avon Lake welcomed golfers to its 15th annual USO of Northern Ohio Golf Outing and Clambake on Fri. Sept. 8
Guest enjoyed not only a best ball scramble and delicious post-golf clambake, but also an opportunity to assist troops who always welcome a gesture of care from those at home.
The outing is one of the most important fundraisers of the year for the USO of Northern Ohio. Funds support the programs and recreational activities the USO of Northern Ohio provides to the active military and their families. Since 1941, the USO of Northern Ohio has served as a non-profit organization that receives no direct government funds, but relies solely on the generosity of corporations, organizations, and the American people.
The mission of the USO of Northern Ohio is to lift the spirits of our local troops and their families by enhancing the quality of life with recreational programs and services that boost the morale of our active military serving in and from the 29 northernmost counties of the great state of Ohio.
America’s 1.3 million active duty service members receive an estimated annual total of 10 million acts of connection from USO centers, services and volunteers annually.