Virtual Kirk Gibson Golf Classic

close up of golf ball on tee at Kirk Gibson Golf Classic.

Please join us for the fifth annual Kirk Gibson Golf Classic. Over the last 4 years we have raised over $700,000 to fund programs to benefit Parkinson’s patients and to provide research grants to find help a cure for Parkinson’s Disease. 

Virtual
Kirk Gibson
Golf Classic

Can't Join Our Kirk Gibson Golf Classic In Person?

Please join us remotely on August 14-17 for a round of golf from the course of your choice! You choose the course and your time and stay connected with us via the 18Birdies App. All proceeds go to fight Parkinson’s Disease.

  • Participants receive a Kirk Gibson Golf Classic gift bag
  • Participants receive an exclusive link to the 5th Annual Kirk Gibson Golf Classic auction on August 17th

Feeling Competitive? Join our tournament via the 18Birdies app- the leaderboard will be updated throughout the weekend. This will be a scramble format.

  • Prize will be awarded to the foursome that beats Kirk Gibson and his team by the most strokes. Should there be a tie, a group will be drawn at random.

Here’s how to join! All Sponsors will receive recognition on the Kirk Gibson Foundation for Parkinson’s website. You can sign up via Eventbrite.

  • Base Hit ($23): – receives a Kirk Gibson Foundation gift and exclusive online auction access
  • Home Run ($92): 1 foursome-  each golfer will receive the Kirk Gibson Golf Classic gift bag (including dri-fit t-shirt) and exclusive online auction access
  • Grand Slam ($230): 1 foursome – each golfer will receive the Kirk Gibson Golf Classic gift bag (including dri-fit t-shirt with extra swag!) and exclusive auction access
  • Walk-Off ($1,000): 1 foursome – each golfer will receive the Kirk Gibson Golf Classic gift bag (including dri-fit t-shirt with extra swag!) and exclusive auction access and ONE autographed baseball per foursome.

If you have any questions please email golf@kirkgibsonfoundation.org

2020 Detroit Marathon

We are pleased to announce that we are a charity partner for the Detroit Free Press Marathon Weekend October 16-18. Whether you run the Marathon, Half Marathon, 5k, 1M or Kids’ run you can be part of the inaugural Team 23 team. You can register at freepmarathon.com and be sure to choose “Kirk Gibson Foundation for Parkinson’s” when asked if you would like to run on behalf of a charity.

Can’t race that weekend?  You can start your own fundraiser for the Kirk Gibson Foundation for Parkinson’s on the GivenGain platform. Get started here.

Not a runner but want to participate in the event?  You can also sign up as a volunteer here. Please choose the “Kirk Gibson Foundation for Parkinson’s” when asked if you are volunteering on behalf of a charity.

If you have any questions, please email Michelle Newman at michelle@kirkgibsonfoundation.org We can’t wait to have you on our team!               

5th Annual Golf Classic

Please join us for the fifth annual Kirk Gibson Golf Classic. Over the last 4 years we have raised over $700,000 to fund programs to benefit Parkinson’s patients and to provide research grants to find help a cure for Parkinson’s Disease. 

5TH ANNUAL
GOLF CLASSIC

ABOUT THIS EVENT

The Fifth Annual Golf Classic Is Now Sold Out!

You can join us via our Virtual Kirk Gibson Golf Classic August 14th – 17th.  Click Here For More Info
 

Please join us for the fifth annual Kirk Gibson Golf Classic. Over the last 4 years we have raised over $700,000 to fund programs to benefit Parkinson’s patients and to provide research grants to find help a cure for Parkinson’s Disease. 

DATE & TIME

Date: Monday August 17, 2020

Shotgun Start: 10 AM

EVENT CONTACT

For any questions please contact us at golf@kirkgibsonfoundation.org or call 313-331-0330.

LOCATION

The Wyndgate Country Club

1975 W Gunn Rd

Rochester Hills, MI 48306

SPONSORSHIP PACKAGES

GOLD: $25,000

  • Includes two (2) foursomes*
  • Logo recognition on the Kirk Gibson for Parkinson’s website
  • On-site recognition as Gift Sponsor during event
  • Recognition at Awards dinner
  • Hole signage recognition on course


GIFT: $10,000

  • Golfer gift with your company logo included
  • Includes one (1) foursome*
  • Logo recognition on the Kirk Gibson for Parkinson’s website
  • On-site recognition as Gift Sponsor during event
  • Recognition at Awards dinner
  • Hole signage recognition on course

GOLF BALL: $10,000

  • Golf balls with your company logo included
  • Includes one (1) foursome*
  • Logo recognition on the Kirk Gibson for Parkinson’s website
  • On-site recognition as Gift Sponsor during event
  • Recognition at Awards dinner
  • Hole signage recognition on course

CORPORATE (WYNDGATE): $5,000

  • The Wyndgate course is first come first served
  • Includes one (1) foursome* on the Wyndgate gold course
  • Logo recognition on the Kirk Gibson for Parkinson’s website
  • Hole signage recognition on course
  • Recognition in event program
 

*FOURSOME INCLUDES:

  • 18 holes of golf 
  • Lunch on the course
  • Open Bar
  • Kirk Gibson Golf Classic Gift Package
  • All proper social distancing measures will be observed. Event details subject to change to meet local regulations. Your safety is our
    priority.

PAYMENTS & ACCOMODATIONS

Make checks payable and mail to:

The Kirk Gibson Foundation for Parkinson’s

5700 Crooks Rd., Suite 102

Troy, MI 48098

Attn: Carol Ventimiglia

 

We have reserved a limited number of rooms at the Royal Park Hotel for $159/night.
Please call 800-339-2761 to reserve your room and please reference the Kirk Gibson Foundation when calling.

A Smashing Success – 2019 Everybody Vs. Parkinson’s Gala!

On October 19th, the Everybody Vs. Parkinson’s Gala was held at the Motor City Casino Hotel.  In collaboration with the Michigan Parkinson Foundation and our title sponsor Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan we raised over $1.5 million towards Parkinson’s programs and research.  Attendees included Kirk and JoAnn Gibson, Dan J. Loepp (CEO of Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan) with his wife Amy, Jeff Laethem (President Michigan Parkinson Foundation) and his wife Alysia, Tigers greats Alan Trammell, Jack Morris, Lance Parrish, & Dave Rozema, and hockey Hall of Famer and Red Wings GM Steve Yzerman.  The evening was emcee’d by Emmy award winner Teresa Strasser and included a strolling dinner, live auction and dancing to Your Generation. You can see the special that aired on Fox Sports Detroit recapping the Gala here:

https://www.foxsports.com/detroit/story/everybody-vs-parkinsons-gibbys-gala-videos-110719

A SMASHING SUCCESS - 2019 EVERBODY VS. PARKINSON'S GALA

On October 19th, the Everybody Vs. Parkinson’s Gala was held at the Motor City Casino Hotel.  In collaboration with the Michigan Parkinson Foundation and our title sponsor Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan we raised over $1.5 million towards Parkinson’s programs and research.  Attendees included Kirk and JoAnn Gibson, Dan J. Loepp (CEO of Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan) with his wife Amy, Jeff Laethem (President Michigan Parkinson Foundation) and his wife Alysia, Tigers greats Alan Trammell, Jack Morris, Lance Parrish, & Dave Rozema, and hockey Hall of Famer and Red Wings GM Steve Yzerman.  The evening was emcee’d by Emmy award winner Teresa Strasser and included a strolling dinner, live auction and dancing to Your Generation. You can see the special that aired on Fox Sports Detroit recapping the Gala here:

https://www.foxsports.com/detroit/story/everybody-vs-parkinsons-gibbys-gala-videos-110719