General's Open Golf Tournament and Tennis Event

To Benefit Thayer Academy's Financial Aid Program

Monday, May 14, 2018
Black Rock Country Club - Hingham, MA

Registration is Open!
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On Monday, May 14, 2018, Thayer Academy will host its 24th Annual General's Open Golf Tournament & Tennis Event at Black Rock Country Club in Hingham. The funds raised for the 2018 General's Open will be directed to Thayer's financial aid program. We hope you will participate in what promises to be a day filled with cordial competition both on the court and course, as well as delicious lunch and reception menus, shopping for a cause, great silent auction items, and fun live musical entertainment provided by Boston Music Award winner, Louie Bello '94 at the cocktail reception.

Event Schedule

11:00am: Chipping and putting practice areas open
11:30am: Golfer Registration and Lunch
11:30am - 2:30pm: Tennis Registration & Shop for a Cause featuring a complimentary lunch
1:00pm: Shotgun Start
1:00 - 3:00pm: Round Robin Tennis Tournament
6:00pm: Cocktail Reception (Cash Bar), Silent Auction, Awards Presentation, & Live Music

Thayer's second annual Shop for a Cause
11:30am - 2:30pm
The Clubhouse at Black Rock Country Club
Complimentary Lunch

Sponsorship Levels

Tournament Sponsor - $25,000 (one opportunity)

  • Includes two foursomes (with player gifts, cart and greens fees, lunch and cocktail reception)
  • Preferred starting hole placement on the course
  • 8 additional guests at the cocktail reception
  • Listed as Tournament Sponsor on all digital and print materials
  • Full page back cover ad in program book
  • Corporate banner at tournament
  • Company branded targets placed in the driving range
  • Tee sign on hole 1
  • First right of refusal for next year’s tournament

Presenting Sponsor - $10,000

  • Includes two foursomes (with player gifts, carts and greens fees, lunch and cocktail reception)
  • 4 additional guests at the cocktail reception
  • Listed as Presenting Sponsor on all digital and print materials
  • Full page ad in program book
  • Listing on tournament banner
  • Tee sign on one hole

Reception Sponsor - $7,500 (one opportunity)

  • Includes one foursome (with player gifts, cart and greens fees, lunch and cocktail reception)
  • 4 additional guests at the cocktail reception
  • Table signs at cocktail reception
  • Full page ad in Program book
  • Tee sign on one hole

Gold Sponsor - $5,000

  • Choice of Sponsorship (one of each, first come first served): Lunch Sponsor, Cart Sponsor, Beverage/Snack Cart Sponsor, Putting Green Sponsor, Player Gift Sponsor
  • Includes one foursome (with player gifts, carts and greens fees, lunch and cocktail reception)
  • 2 additional guests at the cocktail reception
  • Half page ad in Program book
  • Tee sign on one hole

Silver Sponsor - $3,000

  • Includes one foursome (with player gifts, cart and greens fees, lunch and cocktail reception)
  • Half page ad in Program book
  • Tee sign on one hole

Foursome Sponsor - $1,500

  • Includes one foursome (with player gifts, cart and greens fees, lunch and cocktail reception)
  • Listing in program book

Tennis Sponsor - $1,500

  • Name featured on tennis banner
  • Includes tennis for two players (with player gifts, lunch and cocktail reception)
  • Listing in program book and event website

Best Shot Sponsor - $1,000 (four opportunities)

  • Choice of Sponsorship (one of each, first come first served): Longest Drive, Closest to the Pin, Hole in One, Putting Contest
  • Includes golf for one golfer (with player gift, lunch and cocktail reception)
  • Listing in program book

Tennis Court Sponsor - $750

  • Recognition at the tennis courts
  • Includes tennis for two players (with player gifts, lunch, and cocktail reception)
  • Listing in program book and on event website

Hole Sponsor - $500

  • Tee sign on one hole
  • Listing in the program book

Our sincere appreciation to our generous sponsors for 2018 to date:

Presenting Sponsor

STATE STREET CORPORATION

Gold Sponsors

ANONYMOUS

MCCUSKER-GILL, INC.
Kevin Gill P ’11, ’13

Silver Sponsors

CAMPANELLI
Rob DeMarco '86 P '19, '21

THE FIRST ELECTRONICS CORPORATION
The Donnellan Family
Lori Tregoning Donnellan '90 & Will Donnellan P '17, '19, '21, '25

FLORENCE ELECTRIC INC. & KAYDON INTEGRATED TECHNOLOGIES
Eli Florence P '10

Foursome Sponsors

The Brewster Family
Jill and Mark Brewster P '19, '20, '22, '24

CAULFIELD PROPERTIES INC.
Kevin Caulfield '96

COX, PASTER, TORNEY, MCGUIRK INC.
Ryan Cox '98

CUSTOM METALS OF MA, INC. & FOOD EQUIPMENT INSTALLATION, INC.

ENERGY SOURCE LLC

The Ferrera Family
Susan and James Ferrera '81 P '09, '12, '15, '16

The Forger Family
Melissa Tuthill Forger '92, P '25 & Glenn Forger P '25

THE LAW OFFICE OF JEFFREY M. FRANKEL

The Joffe Family
Suzanne & Adam Joffe P '23

Stephen Losordo '93

John Moriarty and Associates 
& The Snyder Family

Lesley Leibowitz Snyder '93 P '23, '25 & Josh Snyder '93 P '23, '25

The Sheridan Family
Kathleen & Peter Sheridan P '20

The St. Jean Family
Trish & Brian St. Jean P ’17, ’20, ’23

STONEMEADOW PARTNERS, LLC

THORNTON LAW FIRM LLP
The Bradley Family
The Honorable Heather & Garrett Bradley P '17

VENETO & SONS OIL

THE WILKINSON COMPANIES
Geoff Wilkinson, Jr. '95

Best Shot Sponsors

Closest to the Pin

GIBSON SOTHEBY'S INTERNATIONAL REALTY
Michael Moran P '19, '20

Hole in One

The Budde Family
Deb & Dan Budde P '10, '12

Tennis Court Sponsors

SCITUATE RACQUET & FITNESS
The Horne Family

Barbara & Christopher Horne P ’08

Hole Sponsors

ATLANTIC POWER, INC.
George Stephenson, Jr. ’51

The Counselman Family
Caroline & Lee Counselman P '22

Sue & Bob Daylor P '02, '13

ECK MACNEELY ARCHITECTS, INC.

RICHMOND HARDWARE

SKOLER & DIMARZIO ORTHODONTICS
Patty & Peter M. Skoler DMD P '04, '11, '14

THE WILKINSON COMPANIES
Geoff Wilkinson, Jr. '95


Committee

Co-Chairs
Kevin Caulfield '96
Eileen Valois P '21

Golf Committee
Will Donnellan P '17, '19
Jeff Frankel P '23

Tennis & Shop for a Cause Committee
Jennifer Casey P '17, '18, '21
Maureen Driscoll P '21, '23
Michelle Flaherty P '19
Julie Gilbert P '17, '21
Maureen Hayes P '21, '24
Reedy Kream P '17, '21, '23
Kelly Swaney P '19