4th Annual GACF Coed Softball Tournament Coming Soon!

The 4th annual GACF Coed Softball Tournament will be held on Friday and Saturday, October 12 and 13 (UPDATE) Saturday, October 27, 2018, in Walnut, Kansas!

Come enjoy the fun while raising money for a great cause! Proceeds from this event benefit the GACF General Endowment Fund, which provides funding for our annual competitive granting!

What You Need To Know


  • Date: Friday and Saturday, October 12 and 13 (UPDATE) Saturday, October 27, 2018
  • Location: Walnut, Kansas softball field
  • Cost: $150 per team
  • Rules:
    • Double elimination
    • Walnut Softball League rules and regulations apply
    • 5 guy/5 girl minimum
    • Bring your own softballs (44-375 core)
    • Start with a 1-1 count
  • Prizes: Shirts and trophy to the winner
  • Amenities: Full concession stand, hamburgers, hot dogs, and more!
  • Sponsorships available!
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Information for Sponsors

This tournament will be a great advertising venue for your business! On average, each team has 15 to 20 players, plus their family and friends.


Each sponsor will have its name listed in accordance with its sponsorship level in Hometown Girard newspaper after the event. Proceeds from this event benefit GACF, ensuring your money is used for local grants and keeping your money here: “Preserving traditions for those that follow!”

Home Run Sponsorship ($295)

  • FOR NEW SPONSORS: Includes a large 4′ by 8′ banner lining the outfield fence with your logo and phone number. You get to keep your banner after the event!
  • Business name and number on the back of the shirts given to the winners.
  • Dugout banner listing business sponsorships and donations.
  • Thank-you ad in Hometown Girard newspaper.
  • Hometown Girard Facebook mention

Triple Sponsorship ($250)

  • FOR RETURNING SPONSORS WITH BANNERS: Sponsor-provided banner, using banner from last year or any 4′ by 8′-sized banner.
  • Includes all the Home Run advertising opportunities other than a new banner.
  • Did you sponsor this tournament last year? Do you have a banner? This is your level!

Double Sponsorship ($195)

  • Large 4′ by 8′ banner lining the outfield fence plus dugout banner.

Single Sponsorship ($75)

  • Dugout banner listing sponsorship/donations

Update: Thank You, Sponsors!

GACF thanks the sponsors of the 4th annual GACF Coed Softball Tournament! Your sponsorship allows us to continue to provide grants to local organizations and helps in “Preserving Traditions for Those That Follow!” We appreciate your support!

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Home Run/Triple Sponsors

  • Bender on 7
  • Jim Shetlar Law Firm
  • The Wutke Family
  • Craw-Kan Telephone
  • Paoni Dental
  • Farmers Bank
  • Bradshaw Collision
  • GNBank
  • Norris Outdoor
  • Girard Medical Center Foundation
  • Girard Tarps
  • Mathis Drug Store
  • Heartland REC
  • Producer’s Coop
  • Jeannie Peterson
  • Mag-Lab
  • Sam’s Club

Double Sponsors

  • Farm Bureau Financial Services
  • Girard Animal Hospital
  • Derailed Commodity Flooring and Furniture
  • Lucky’s Libations

Single Sponsors

  • Jenny Collins Agency
  • Lehman Realty
  • Community National Bank & Trust
  • First National Bank
  • Westridge Assisted Living
  • Opies Pizza
  • Crawford County Lumber
  • Joe Smith Realty
  • Lakeview Cafe, Lake Crawford (Open All Winter)