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Telluride Scholarship Golf Tournament: Strokes of Genius
Attention golfers: Now is your chance to take a swing for a great cause- providing college scholarships for Telluride High School graduates sponsored by the Telluride Foundation. This year’s reformatted Strokes of Genius tournament will be held July 29-30 at the Telluride Golf Club. The tournament includes dinner in a private home, events such as a Calcutta and awards luncheon. There are a few spots left, so come out and play for the kids! To register click here, call 728-8717, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Now in its 18th year, Strokes of Genius has become a proud Telluride tradition and is one of the main scholarship funds for graduating seniors enabling Telluride students with both financial need and academic merit to pursue higher education. Since its inception, Strokes of Genius, has distributed over $200,000 to fund partial college scholarships for 51 Telluride High School Graduates.
The Telluride Foundation exists to create a stronger Telluride community through the promotion and support of philanthropy. It is a nonprofit, apolitical community foundation that provides year-round support for local organizations involved in arts, education, athletics, charitable causes, land conservation and other community-based efforts through technical assistance, education and grant making. As a grant maker, The Foundation awards grants to qualified applicants that serve the people living and working in the Telluride area for the purpose of enhancing the quality of life within the region.