The Hawkins Foundation Announces Details for Annual Fundraising Event “Not a Traditional Golf Outing, Take IV”

August 15, 2013

WHO:                         The Hawkins Foundation, a not-for-profit organization whose purpose is to advance orthopaedic medicine and outcomes for patients through research and education.

WHAT:                       A charity golf tournament you’ll never forget, the “Not a Traditional Golf Outing, Take IV” is anything but ordinary! Celebrating its fourth year, the tournament will host up to 30 teams in a lively Color Ball Texas Scramble on the award-winning Chanticleer Golf Course at Greenville Country Club. A post-round fiesta will feature live entertainment from an authentic mariachi band and tapas bites, beer, and margaritas. Then, partygoers and golfers alike can cheer (or heckle!) the top five golf teams as they participate in the final, winner-takes-all Cross Country Shootout. Join us for a memorable day while supporting orthopaedic research and education in the Greenville community.

All proceeds from the tournament will fund scholarships for Clemson University students working on orthopaedic research through the Clemson University Biomedical Engineering Innovation Campus (“CUBEInC”) Labs located within the Steadman Hawkins Clinic of the Carolinas and The Greenville Health System.

WHEN:                       Monday, Oct. 7, 2013, 9:00 a.m. Shotgun Start


WHERE:                     Chanticleer Golf Course, Greenville Country Club | 502 Garden Trail, Greenville, SC 29605

COST:                          Five-person team:              $1,250

                                       Individual player:               $250

                                       Fiesta only:                             $50/person


REGISTRATION:  To register to play, give or attend, visit

SPONSOR:                Sponsorship opportunities are available. For more information, contact Dorothy Self at  The deadline for sponsorship is October 1.


About The Hawkins Foundation

The Hawkins Foundation and Steadman Hawkins Clinic of the Carolinas are dedicated to compassionate patient-centered care and the advancement of orthopaedics through research and education. Their goal is to improve outcomes for orthopaedic patients world-wide through research projects led voluntarily by Steadman Hawkins physicians, often in collaboration with the scientific and academic community within South Carolina. Results of their projects are provided freely to the orthopaedic world through medical journals, associated publications, symposiums and conferences. Through the Hawkins Foundation’s ACGME accredited Fellowship Program, it also brings surgeons to Greenville from all over the world to study and perfect the latest in surgical techniques. Dr. Hawkins, its founder and board chairman, has trained more than 175 surgeons and counting. The Hawkins Foundation is a 501 (c)(3) not-for-profit organization that relies solely on donations from institutions, corporations and individuals for our operating expenses, research funding and salary stipends for Fellowships. To learn more, visit

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