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14th Annual Golf Classic

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Wing Commander Sponsors

  • WHO: Fighter Country Foundation (FCF), the leading support and advocacy organization for Luke Air Force Base
  • WHAT: 14th Annual Fighter Country Honorary Commanders Golf Classic, luncheon, auction, and raffle for terrific prizes
  • WHERE: Wigwam Golf Club
  • WHEN: Friday, May 19, 2023
    Registration – 7:00 a.m.
    Shotgun Start – 7:56 a.m.
  • WHY: The golf tournament is the primary funding mechanism for Fighter Country Foundation and its support for Luke Air Force Base.
  • COST: Starts at $4,500 per foursome. All participants will receive exclusive items, including PING products. Various sponsorship packages are also available.
  • REGISTRATION & INFORMATION: Download the PDF
  • QUESTIONS & REGISTRATION ASSISTANCE: Email: contact@fightercountry.org or call 623.882.2191
Flyer DownloadRegister by Credit CardRegister by Check/Invoice
Wigwam Golf Resort May 2021

PARTNERSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

By participating in our event, you are directly supporting those programs and services, but as you know, there is also a great incentive to playing — SWAG.  “Stuff We All Get“.

If you are interested in becoming a SWAG sponsor of the 14th Annual 2023 Golf Classic, or if your organization wishes to be a part of exclusive marketing opportunities and golf packages that PING, Wigwam and many others have received, then you will need to contact Ron Sites directly at 623.695.9244 or email rsites@fightercountry.org.  The linked flyer and details below will explain the opportunities that are available.

Fighter Country Golf Classic awards and SWAG

TITLE SPONSOR | $50,000 – REGISTER BY CHECK/INVOICE
Includes two individual barrel selection trips to Kentucky, four foursomes (one extended to Luke Airmen), four exclusive PING merchandise packages, centerpiece logo on the commemorative tournament coin, unique PING item for each participant, event signage, invitations to Thursday evening’s VIP Sponsor Recognition Event, four one-night Wigwam rooms, and recognition on all tournament collateral materials and publicity as well as at the event.

THUNDERBOLT SPONSOR | $25,000 – REGISTER BY CHECK/INVOICE
Includes four foursomes (one extended to Luke Airmen), four exclusive PING merchandise packages, logo on the commemorative tournament coin, unique PING item for each participant, event signage, invitations to Thursday evening’s VIP Sponsor Recognition Event, four one-night Wigwam rooms, and recognition on all tournament collateral materials and publicity, as well as at the event.

FALCON SPONSOR | $15,000 – REGISTER BY CREDIT CARD or REGISTER BY CHECK/INVOICE
Includes three foursomes (one of which can be donated to Luke Airmen if you wish), three exclusive PING merchandise packages, logo on commemorative tournament coin, unique PING item for each participant, event signage, invitations to Thursday evening’s VIP Sponsor Recognition Event, three one-night Wigwam rooms, and recognition on all tournament collateral materials and publicity, as well as at the event.

LIGHTNING SPONSOR | $10,000 – REGISTER BY CREDIT CARD or REGISTER BY CHECK/INVOICE
Includes two foursomes (one of which can be donated to Luke Airmen if you wish), two exclusive PING merchandise packages, name on commemorative tournament coin, unique PING item for each participant, event signage, invitations to Thursday evening’s VIP Sponsor Recognition Event, two one-night Wigwam rooms, and recognition on all tournament collateral materials and publicity, as well as at the event.

PATRIOT SPONSOR | $5,600 – REGISTER BY CREDIT CARD or REGISTER BY CHECK/INVOICE
Includes one foursome, one exclusive PING merchandise package, unique PING item for each participant, event signage, invitations to Thursday evening’s VIP Sponsor Recognition Event, a one‑night Wigwam room, publicity opportunities, and logo on event gift certificates.

FUEL CART SPONSOR (LIMITED) | $4,500 – REGISTER BY CREDIT CARD or REGISTER BY CHECK/INVOICE
Includes one foursome, unique PING item for each participant, event signage, publicity opportunities, and logo on drink tickets.

CREW CHIEF SPONSOR | $500 – REGISTER BY CREDIT CARD or REGISTER BY CHECK/INVOICE
Tee box signage. Does not include a foursome. The deadline to register your Crew Chief sponsorship is May 5, 2023 so we have time to print the signs.

VIP SPONSOR RECOGNITION PARTY HOST (1 available) | $10,000 – REGISTER BY CREDIT CARD or REGISTER BY CHECK/INVOICE
This sponsor will be the host of the Thursday VIP Reception (May 18, 2023) prior to the Friday Golf Classic. Includes one foursome, event signage, speaking opportunities, and a one-night Wigwam room.

On Course “Watering Hole” Opportunities (5 available) | $10,000 – REGISTER BY CREDIT CARD or REGISTER BY CHECK/INVOICE
These sponsors become a standalone on-course beverage host at a specific location all day supported by a fully stocked Wigwam Beverage Cart. Sponsorship includes one foursome, on-course presence and event signage.

GOLF CLASSIC LUNCH HOST (1 available) | $10,000 – REGISTER BY CREDIT CARD or REGISTER BY CHECK/INVOICE
This sponsor will be the host of the Golf Classic day lunch. Includes one foursome, event signage and a speaking opportunity during lunch.

BLOODY MARY BAR HOST (1 available) | $5,000 – REGISTER BY CREDIT CARD or REGISTER BY CHECK/INVOICE
This sponsor will host the Bloody Mary Bar from the staging through the start of the Golf Classic.

MIMOSA BAR HOST (1 available) | $5,000 – REGISTER BY CREDIT CARD or REGISTER BY CHECK/INVOICE
This sponsor will host the Mimosa bar from the staging through the start of the Golf Classic.

EXCLUSIVE FOR ALL FUEL CART SPONSORS AND ABOVE
Fighter Country select Maker’s Mark single barrel bourbon in private label bottles.

Foursome at Fighter Country Golf Classic with F-35 pilots

DID YOU KNOW?

Fighter Country Foundation (FCF) was founded in 2006 and is the leading community support and advocacy group for the aid, operation, and preservation of Luke Air Force Base.

FCF partners are business professionals, civic leaders, elected officials and a diverse group of citizens who support Luke and want to ensure its future in Arizona. Our purpose is simple: to provide a high level of support for the men, women and families of Luke while furthering its ongoing mission – to train the world’s greatest fighter pilots and combat-ready Airmen!

Fundraising events such as this golf tournament provide a bridge of support for the many advocacy programs and special events that unfold throughout the year.

THREE WAYS FCF SUPPORTS LUKE AIR FORCE BASE:

Morale and Well-Being

Luke Airmen’s Fund, Wellness Affairs, Chaplain’s Deployed Family Dinners, Dorm Dwellers Holiday Party, Finance Expo, Back-to-School Bash, and more.

Culture and Tradition

Luke Air Force Ball, Luke Days Open House & Air Show, 944th Fighter Wing Annual Holiday Picnic, Navy Ball, Marine Ball, Haboob Havoc, and more.

Mission Sustainability

Luke Forward Campaign, Honorary Commanders Program, VIP community receptions, and more.