PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla.
April 8, 2013
Fresh from his trade from
49ers, 2013 Super Bowl Champion Anquan Boldin will hit the famed golf courses of BallenIsles Country Club in
Palm Beach Gardens
Thursday, April 11
. Boldin and more than 30 other pro athletes are scheduled to tee off at
in a shotgun format on BallenIsles East Course, for the Anquan Boldin Celebrity Golf Tournament to benefit underprivileged children.
"We are extremely proud to be selected by the Anquan Boldin Foundation to host this NFL star-studded event at BallenIsles for such a worthy cause," said BallenIsles General Manager
Proceeds from the Golf tournament benefit the Anquan Boldin "Q81" Foundation
, a 501(c)3, non-profit organization dedicated to expanding the educational and life opportunities of underprivileged children.
"This is our 8th annual Q-Festival Weekend from
– 13 and we're expecting over 30 NFL players to attend the tournament at BallenIsles to mark the beginning of Q-Fest this year," said Boldin, who is also an inductee of the Palm Beach County Sports Hall of Fame.
"The goals of Anquan's Foundation are well aligned with BallenIsles philanthropic reputation and we are pleased to support an event that will benefit underprivileged children," said BallenIsles Director of Marketing
A Florida Crystals sponsored hospitality suite will be furnished with athletic wear, bags, hats, and other delights, compliments of gift sponsors Under Armour, BB&T and Cutters. In anticipation of a competitive workout on the course, KDS Interior Design has introduced the event's first-ever "Spectator" hole filled with delicious sandwiches, snacks & cold beverages. A silent auction and Awards dinner sponsored by BB&T will follow in the Club's popular Grill Room.