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Southeastern Classic celebrates record-breaking year in fundraising

BY LAUREN PRATT   11/14/2018

Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary (SEBTS) celebrated a record-breaking year of fundraising, sponsorship and participation at this year’s 12th annual Southeastern Classic Golf Tournament, hosted at TPC Wakefield Plantation in Raleigh, North Carolina on Oct. 8.


This year’s tournament raised $85,000, earning $27,000 more than the $58,000 average of the previous 11 years of the Southeastern Classic.

“The Southeastern Classic is a great opportunity for supporters of Southeastern’s mission to invest in our student body and to come alongside of us to ensure affordable tuition for the highest-quality theological education in America,” said Jonathan Six, director of Financial and Alumni Development at SEBTS. “I cannot thank our sponsors and participants enough for supporting the future ministries of our soon-to-be graduates.”

All money raised goes toward The Southeastern Fund, which plays a vital role in the life of every student enrolled at the school as each dollar given helps to provide funding for school operations and alleviates tuition costs.

This year’s Southeastern Classic had its highest amount of involvement yet, with 80 sponsors, 40 teams and 160 registered players. For the first year in its history, the SEBTS tournament was divided between a morning flight at 8:30 and an afternoon flight at 2:00 due to the high level of participation.

Crenshaw Consulting Engineers was the 2018 Title Sponsor for this year’s tournament, along with LifeWay Christian Resources as the 2018 Flight Sponsor.

Other sponsors for The Southeastern Classic included:

 

Gold
Charles Boyd Chevrolet Buick GMC
City Barbeque
Robling Medical

Silver
Alphagraphics
BB&T
Design Development
Focus Design
Oak City Consulting
Shelco
Sola Coffee & Cafe
Think Promotional Group

Team - Organizations
Avcon, Inc.
Brassfield Realty, LLC
Capital Community Church
CEI: The Digital Office
Christian Adoption Services
Bright Funeral Homes
Ferguson Enterprises
ONUG Communications
RSM US LLP
Seven Oaks Church
USI Insurance Services
Wake Cross Roads

Team – Individuals
Scott Bryant
Matt Capasso
Tim Dale
Ed Dunnavant
Kenny Goetze
Charles Harvey
Jack Davis
Scott Reed
David Sparrow

Hole
3C Kitchen & Bath
Adaptive Pharma Solutions
Bright Funeral Homes
Capital Community Church
Colliers International
Deacon Waste Recycling Services
Dr. Mark Zurawel
Holiday Inn Express (Wakefield Hotels, LLC)
HunterGreen Landscaping
Jill Kirkland - Allen Tate Realty
Knott & Boyle
Newcomb & Company
RestorePro
Red Hot & Blue
Suretop Roofing
Thrivent Financial
Wake Tire & Service

Putting Green/Driving Range
Auto Care and Quick Lube of Wake Forest
Bada Bean
Barnes Food Company, Inc.
Barnes Investment Corporation
Biblical Recorder
Brigs Restaurants
Carolina Ale House
Catering Works, Inc.
Trinity Plumbing Company
Christian Adoption Services
DJD Inc.
G & J Carpet & Upholstery Cleaner
George Cunningham
HPG Wealthcare & CNR
Lifetime Fitness
Lumpy’s Ice Cream
Newcomb & Company
SEBTS Grounds Crew
Shuckers Restaurants WF, LLC
Steve's T's & Uniforms, Inc.
Sugar Hill BBQ LLC dba Red Hot & Blue
Super Deal Tire & Muffler Inc.
Taylor's Nursery, Inc.
The Burger Shoppe Inc
The Carpet Connection, Inc.
Theo Davis
Triad Equipment
Wilcox Travel
Winston's

Click here to view photos from the 2018 Southeastern Classic.


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