The 2015 Atlantic Cape Community College Scramble “Fore” Scholarships golf tournament raised more than $35,000 for student aid and Foundation operations. Held Oct. 9 at Cape May National Golf Club in Cape May, the tournament drew nearly 100 players, and was the highest grossing tournament in the event’s history.
Proceeds from the event will be used for scholarships for students attending Atlantic Cape and for Foundation operations. Cape May National Golf Club, Chalfonte Hotel, Cape Bank, Crest Wealth Management, Ocean City Home Bank, Ameriprise Financial, Borden Perlman Salisbury & Kelly, CASA Payroll Services, Cooper Levenson Attorneys at Law, Cape May County Herald, McMahon Insurance Agency, Christina Clemans Sotheby’s International Realty, and Capaldi, Reynolds & Pelosi were major sponsors of the tournament.
Atlantic Cape established the Foundation in 1978 as a 501(c)3 nonprofit charity to build a broad base of financial support for its programs and services. Foundation members are drawn from local industry and small businesses and represent a broad cross-section of active leaders in the community. The Foundation has raised more than $3 million for scholarships, Foundation operations and to enhance academic programs and the campus environment. Annually, the Foundation provides nearly $300,000 for institutional scholarships and to support college educational endeavors.