IFMA Foundation Events
Proceeds from this year's events will go toward Foundation-sponsored education, research and grants. The Doug Underwood/Utilities Council Golf Tournament will fund two US$5,000 scholarships for the Foundation's scholarship program. The IFMA Foundation Gala & Recognition Reception will honor individuals, chapters, councils and corporations that have generously supported the Foundation over the past year.
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2010 Doug Underwood/Utilities Council Golf Tournament at Stone Mountain Golf Club
Tuesday, Oct. 26, 2010 | 7:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Sponsored by UGL UNICCO
Registration & continental breakfast: 7:00 a.m.
Shotgun start: 8:30 a.m.
Awards & buffet lunch: 1:30 p.m.
This year's tournament will be played at the Stone Mountain Golf Club located in the Atlanta suburb of Stone Mountain. Our event will be played on the Lakemont Course, a beautiful 18-hole course designed by Georgia native John LaFoy. The course is laid out around Stone Mountain Lake and features dramatic elevation changes and an incredible view of the Confederate Memorial carving of Robert E. Lee, Jefferson Davis and Stonewall Jackson in the face of Stone Mountain.
Tournament registration includes green fee, cart, range balls, continental breakfast, a lunch buffet and prizes. Rental clubs are available (US$50) and must be reserved in advance. Please contact the Stone Mountain pro shop at +1-770-465-3278.
The tournament format will be a four-person scramble with an 8:30 a.m. shotgun start. Create your own foursome or we will pair you up. To make a foursome or pairing request, please contact Will Rub at firstname.lastname@example.org or call +1-713-623-4362, ext. 158, or fax +1-281-974- 5601.
Early registration: US$125; Late registration: US$150
You may register for this event on your World Workplace registration form. This event is not included in any World Workplace registration categories.
2010 IFMA Foundation Gala & Recognition Reception at Atlanta's World of Coca-Cola
Tuesday, Oct. 26, 2010 | 6:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Sponsored by Bentley Prince Street
The IFMA Foundation is very excited to hold this year's event at the World of Coca-Cola. This amazing LEED Gold Certified facility was completed in 2007. With its bright colors, informative displays and festive atmosphere, you are sure to have an exceptional evening!
The gala will feature great food, exciting entertainment, relaxed networking and an outstanding live and silent auction. We hope you will be part of the Foundation's single largest fund raising event of the year.
Early registration: US$85; Late registration: US$95
You may register for this event on your World Workplace registration form. It can be found with the "additional tickets" section of the registration form.
2010 IFMA Foundation Education Reception & Scholarship Presentation at the Omni Hotel
Thursday, Oct. 28, 2010 | 5:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Sponsored by ARAMARK and FM:Systems
Education is the cornerstone of the expanding future of the facility management profession. If you have a passion for the role that education plays in the future of the FM profession, then please take advantage of this opportunity to meet some of the brightest student minds as well as leaders of the various Accredited Degree Programs.
Accomplishments in the Accredited Degree Program, the IFMA Foundation Scholarship Program, the IFMA Foundation Student of the Year Contest, ePoster Competition and IFMA's Education Department will be recognized. Refreshments will be served.
This event is open to all World Workplace attendees.
The IFMA Foundation is here for you – here for your future.
Established in 1990 as a nonprofit 501(c)(3) corporation and separate entity from IFMA, the IFMA Foundation works for the public good to promote priority research and educational opportunities for the advancement of facility management. The IFMA Foundation is supported by the generosity of the facility management community, including IFMA members, chapters, councils, corporate sponsors and private contributors who are united by the belief that research and education improve the facility management profession.
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