Play Golf to Help Support Your Community!

The Girard Area Community Foundation (GACF), an affiliate of the Community Foundation of Southeast Kansas, is hosting its second annual Charity Golf Tournament on May 21, 2022, at the Crawford Hills Golf Course in Girard. Tee time will be 8:00 a.m. You can either register online at, in person at Crawford Hills Golf Course, or by contacting us.

What You Need To Know

The tournament will be a nine-hole, two-person scramble. The registration fee for teams is $60, which includes the cost of a carryout meal. Prizes will be awarded for longest drive on hold #2, closest to the pin on hole #7, and longest putt on hole #9. Total prize payouts will amount to 80% of team registration fees!

UPDATE: Thanks to Sam’s Club for donating a Member’s Mark four-burner griddle! We will draw for a winner right before we tee off!

What You’re Supporting

The GACF Charity Golf Tournament raises funds for GACF’s General Endowment. The General Endowment funds our annual granting process, which provides financial support to many local nonprofit organizations. Last year, we awarded over $55,000 in grants to local organizations to support projects that enhance the long-term prosperity of Girard and the surrounding area.

Sponsorship Opportunities Available

Three levels of sponsorship are available for the tournament:

Tee Box Level ($100)

  • Tee-box sign (sponsor name only)
  • Listed on tournament scorecard (sponsor name only)
  • Listed in thank-you ad in local media

Green Level ($250)

  • Tee-box sign (sponsor name and logo)
  • Listed on tournament scorecard (sponsor name only)
  • Listed in thank-you ad in local media
  • Facebook mentions

Master Level ($500)

  • Banner (provided by sponsor) displayed at clubhouse
  • Tee-box sign (sponsor name, logo, and contact information)
  • Listed on tournament scorecard (sponsor name, logo, and contact information)
  • Listed in thank-you ad in local media
  • Facebook mentions
  • Special recognition at tee-off
  • Thank you in online and print media

Update: Results!

We got lucky, and the storms pushed through and the rain stopped! The final results were as follows:

A Flight

  • 1st Place: Nate Mahnken, Drew Mahnken
  • 2nd Place: Brett Cares, Adam Yockey
  • 3rd Place: Brice Elnicki, Nathan Neiderklein

B Flight

  • 1st Place: Spencer Hanika, Cooper Ratzlaff
  • 2nd Place: Todd Ferguson, Chris Ratzlaff
  • 3rd Place: Darrell Westhoff, Ryan Schwatken

Thank you to all who played, donated, or helped put this event together! This will go a long way in helping GACF continue to contribute to Girard’s future!

Update: Thank You, Sponsors!

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Master Sponsors

  • Girard Medical Center Foundation
  • GNBank
  • Community National Bank & Trust
  • Craw-Kan
  • Girard Medical Center

Green Sponsors

  • Heartland REC
  • Producer’s Cooperative Association
  • American Family Insurance/Jenny Collins
  • Mathis Drug Store
  • Sam’s Club
  • Farmer’s Bank
  • Exchange State Bank
  • Bradshaw Collision

Tee Box Sponsors

  • Girard Farm Bureau
  • TR Construction
  • McClelland Sanitation
  • Girard Animal Hospital
  • Cronister’s Ace Hardware
  • Paoni Dental
  • Heidrick’s Appliance
  • Kannarr Eye Care
  • Lucky’s Libations
  • Wutke Family
  • Norris Outdoor


If you have any questions, please contact us!