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"Chip in for Children" this week


The second annual “Chip in for Children” Golf Tournament will benefit The Learning Tree Residential School in Tallassee and The Little H.A.P.I.E. Tree Preschool in Auburn. The tournament will be Thursday, June 22 at the Auburn University Club, 1650 Yarborough Boulevard in Auburn.  

Registration begins at 7:00 a.m. with a shotgun start at 8:00. Entry fee is $125 per golfer or $400 per team. Lunch and awards will be at the end of the tournament. There will also be on-site registration the day of the tournament.

The Learning Tree is a non-profit organization, founded in 1983, to provide educational and residential services for children and adolescents with developmental disabilities, including autism.  Today more than 600 children and families are served each year from across Alabama. The majority of the children, ages 2 ½ -21, have significant language and communication difficulties as well as challenging behaviors.

For information on sponsorship opportunities or registration contact Stephanie Weldon, Resource Development Coordinator, at 334-415-9372 or

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