The Coast News Group

Join Connor’s Cause in upcoming tournament

COAST CITIES — It’s time now to get involved with Carlsbad-based Conner’s Cause. The 16th annual Conner’s Cause for Children Golf Classic is set for April 18 at Twin Oaks Golf Course, 1425 N. Twin Oaks Valley Road, San Marcos. Proceeds from this event benefit families with the monumental task of caring for a child with a life threatening illness.Golfers can reserve their spot now along with any sponsors who would like to be involved. Contact Tina Egge at (760) 804-5948 or Karen Gliner at (858) 794-4071 or register online at Registration begins at 11 a.m., with a 1 p.m. Shotgun Start followed by cocktails and a silent auction beginning at 5:30 p.m. and dinner at 6 p.m. The entry fee of $125 per golfer includes greens fees with cart, box lunch, dinner, tee prizes and ongoing contests.

Conner’s Cause for Children is the only non-profit organization in the San Diego region that offers direct family assistance for out-of-pocket expenses relating to any and all life threatening illnesses associated with children. Conner’s Cause works to minimize the impact of skyrocketing medical and non-medical expenses on families already burdened by the emotional stress of caring for a sick child.