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23rd Annual Off the Street Club
Swing for the Kids Women's Golf Classic
presented by Labor Solutions
MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 11
Entire event hosted at:
TWIN ORCHARD COUNTRY CLUB
Join us for the largest, longest consecutively-held charity golf outing for women in the US!
Whether you're an avid golfer or your game needs work, Swing for the Kids offers fun for everyone. Be part of our Drive for Change at the largest, longest consecutively-held charity golf event for women in the United States. All new for 2023: you can Dink for a Difference on the pickleball courts!
A day of games, golf, pickleball, girl power and fun to benefit girls' programs at Chicago's oldest boys and girls club: Off the Street Club.
THERE ARE THREE WAYS TO HAVE A BALL THIS YEAR!
Play our traditional round of golf with your foursome or twosome in the TEAM SCRAMBLE; learn, improve and have a blast in the XXIO ACE THE COURSE GOLF CLINIC -or- experience the newest spin on Swing at the First Annual OTSC WOMEN'S CHARITY PICKLEBALL CLASSIC presented by Wilson!
The traditional round of golf with your foursome or twosome. Enjoy nine holes on Twin Orchard’s fabulous Red or White courses, featuring rejuvenation stations, contest holes with prizes, the girls of Off the Street Club and tons of fun!
XXIO ACE THE COURSE GOLF CLINIC
XXIO, the leading golf manufacturer for moderate swing speed players, dedicated to the design and advancement of women's golf equipment, presents the Ace the Course clinic. Participants receive instruction from a dedicated PGA teaching pro at four stations. Have a blast, enjoy rejuvenation stations and learn valuable tips while gaining confidence and comfort on the course!
FIRST ANNUAL OTSC WOMEN'S CHARITY PICKLEBALL CLASSIC presented by Wilson
If golf isn’t your game, enjoy a day of pickleball presented by Wilson - the most respected brand in racquet sports! Doubles teams start the day with a pro run clinic and drills, then enter round-robin play facing teams of similar skill levels. Each team plays a minimum of four games, with pool play winners advancing to crown “Queens of the Court!”
All Participants: Registration & Welcome Reception - 9am
Registration - Ralph’s Bracelet - Welcome Breakfast Reception - Locker Room Open
"On the Range" with Jan Stephenson - 11am
Celebrity demonstration with World Golf Hall of Famer/LPGA legend Jan Stephenson, courtesy of XXIO
First Annual OTSC Women's Pickleball Charity Classic presented by Wilson - 11:30am
Pro exhibition and clinic followed by round robin, doubles team pool play and championship rounds (each team is guaranteed three games in pool play vs opponents of equal ability)
Rejuvenation stations available during clinic and drills and tournament play
Team Scramble Tees Off - Noon
Shotgun Start, 9-Hole scramble with carts
Rejuvenation Stations and beverages on course sponsored by Leo Burnett
XXIO Ace the Course Golf Clinic begins - 12:15pm
Four stations with PGA Teaching Pros (Drive/Full Swing, Putting, Chipping, Golf 101 with Q&A)
Rejuvenation Station available plus games and prizes at clinic stations
All Participants: Receptions, Live Auction & Raffle - 3:30pm
Diageo Cocktail Reception - DirecTV Advertising Awards Reception with dinner - Meet the Girls of Off the Street Club
Live Auction - Sponsor-A-Girl - Silent Auction closes - Raffle drawing - Closing Remarks
2023 EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE
Betsy Holden - OTSC Board President
Jack Klues - OTSC Board
Off the Street Club Executive Director Emeritus
Off the Street Club Executive Director
Brian Nix - Labor Solutions
Jeff Adkins - Energy BBDO
Denny Belcastro - Kimberly-Clark Corporation
Darcy Bowe - Starcom Worldwide
Richard Calacci - Overtime Sports
Brenda Cucci - IBM
Cary Goss - OTSC Board
Mary Kay Haben - OTSC Board
Scott Hess - Spark Foundry Worldwide
Katie Latham - Talman Consultants
Michelle Mahoney - Leo Burnett
Tina Manikas - TracyLocke
Bill McCabe - Eicoff
Jim Murphy - Epsilon
John Muszynski - Publicis Media Groupe
Kevin Newell - OTSC Board
Mark Pacchini - OTSC Board
Tim Schulte - Mid-America Sports
Rocco Smeriglio - Target
Richard Stoddart - OTSC Board
Jill Sylvester - OTSC Board
Chuck Thiry - XXIO
Dawn Victoria - Warner Bros Discovery
Laura Walton - Apex Exchange - Pickleball Chair