Crenshaw Oil Partners for Youth Scholarship golf tourney April 29

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Captain's choice tournament

By The Staff

The 20th annual Crenshaw Oil Company golf tournament is April 29 at the Lancaster Golf Club.

All tournament proceeds will go toward the Lancaster County Partners for Youth Future Teaching Scholarships Program.

The tourney features $5,000 in prizes, plus a $100,000 shootout following the event.

The tournament is a captain’s choice format, with each team getting a handicap deducted from the team’s score based on total team handicap.

Check-in begins at 8 a.m. with a cookout and awards ceremony following play.

The early bird registration is due by April 15, but all players need to be registered by April 22.

For more information regarding the tournament, please call 283-4898 or go to www.lcpartnersforyouth.org.

Online registration, including payment, is available.

The foundation offers $5,000 scholarships to future Lancaster County School District teachers that are awarded each spring.

All scholarship recipients commit to returning to Lancaster County as teachers when they finish their undergraduate education.

To date 31 scholarships have been awarded to students of all ages – whether high school seniors, or college students.

Crenshaw Oil has donated over $86,000 toward the scholarship fund thanks to the success of the tournament.

Sponsors of PFY teaching scholarships include Crenco Oil Company, Founders Federal Credit Union, Wachovia, Springs Memorial Hospital, Dr. Pat Burns and a host of individuals.

Originally founded in 1976 as the Lancaster Medical Endowment, Partners for Youth Foundation is committed to enhancing and enriching the lives of the children and youth of Lancaster County.

The organization works in collaboration with other local foundations to help strengthen the resources available for all area nonprofits.

 For more details on Parners for Youth program, please  call Sharon Novinger at (803) 286-1465.