As a result of the 2018 United Leasing & Finance ticket sales, Golf Gives Back Inc. presented checks to area non-profit organizations under the ULFC/Old National Bank Golf Gives Back program totaling a record $285,845 to 44 area charities in 2018.
When UL&FC fans purchased tickets on-line to the tournament, they were asked to choose a charity from a drop-down menu of local charities. In 2018, 44 regional charities received checks based on number of tickets sold online and the charitable organizations ticket sales. All ticket sales revenues are retained by the charity. Old National Bank contributes a $25,000 bonus pool distributed to charities based on the percentage of ticket sales by the charitable organization.
Golf Gives Back, Inc. awarded the 2018 impact grant of $50,000 to Easterseals Milestones early child care and education program for the Golf Gives Back Art Enrichment Studio. This grant and other UL&FC charitable activities make the 2018 total charitable impact $400,070.
Since the tournaments inception in 2012, local charities have received over $1,557,473 !