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12th Annual Golf Tournament with Ric “Doc” Walker and LaVar Arrington
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The Greater Washington Urban League will host its 12th Annual Celebrity Golf Tournament with celebrity golfers Richard “Doc” Walker (ESPN 980 Host, former Super Bowl Champion and tight end in the NFL), and LaVar Arrington (commentator for Comcast SportsNet’s Washington Redskins NFL Post Game Show and former linebacker in the NFL). Walker is this year’s recipient of the Tournament’s prestigious Sam Lacy Award, in honor of the legendary Afro American newspaper sports writer. 

The tournament is chaired by Leroy M. Jeter (Lockheed Martin Information Systems and Global Communications) along with Honorary Celebrity Chair Malik Yoba, well renowned actor, singer, composer, playwright and director. The Celebrity Golf Tournament is a fundraiser to support the Urban League’s service programs. Major sponsors include Lockheed Martin and Pepco.

The event will be held Tuesday September 28, 2010 at the Lake Presidential Golf Club (3151 Presidential Golf Drive, Upper Marlboro, MD 20774.)

    7:00- 8:15 am Registration & Continental Breakfast

    8: 30 am Shotgun Star

    11:30 am Lunch

    3:00 pm Sam Lacy Awards Banquet

All proceeds will benefit the League’s service programs. The key programs education, employment, and training; housing and community development; and health and nutrition. The Greater Washington Urban League, Inc, founded in 1938, is a major interracial, nonpartisan, nonprofit community service and civil rights organization using the tools and methods of social work, economics, law and other disciplines to bring about equal opportunities and equal access for African Americans and minorities in the Washington metropolitan area. Its mission is to increase the economic and political empowerment of blacks and other minorities and to help all Americans share equally in the responsibilities and rewards of full citizenship.

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