Upcoming Golf Tournament Raises Funds for Ewing Sarcoma Research

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The Sean Karl Foundation, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit charity dedicated to funding promising Ewing Sarcoma research, announced the details for its 1st Annual Swing For Sean Golf Tournament to be held on Monday, April 16, 2018 at Governors Club Golf Course in Brentwood, Tennessee.

“We are anticipating about 144 or more golfers this year,” said Laurie Karl, President of SKF.  “It’s going to be a great event and we are excited to launch our first tournament in Sean’s home town.  Our hope is to partner with businesses and the local community to make this a successful event.”  The foundation welcomes any and all business and organizations to participate and sponsor the event.

The tournament will begin at 11:30 with a shotgun start.  Light lunch, drinks, dinner, silent auction and great prizes will be provided.

Sean Karl, a Ravenwood High School graduate, battled Ewing Sarcoma, a rare, pediatric bone cancer for two years until he passed away at age 20 in 2014.  Sean and his story became an inspiration to hundreds and thousands of people and opened the eyes of many to the plight of people impacted by pediatric cancer.

Registration and Sponsor Packages are available at seankarlfoundation.org.