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

The Kirk Gibson Golf Classic is now SOLD OUT. You can still sign up for our Virtual EVSP® Kirk Gibson Golf Classic now through August 9th! The first place winners and one foursome chosen at random will get a spot at the Kirk Gibson Golf Classic on August 23rd at the Wyndgate Country Club. Click here for more details and to sign up.

ABOUT THIS EVENT

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: August 23, 2021

Shotgun Start: 10 AM

EVENT CONTACT

For any questions please contact us at golf@kirkgibsonfoundation.org or call 313-331-0330 or call Kim at (313)-643-0474.

LOCATION

The Wyndgate Country Club

1975 W Gunn Rd

Rochester Hills, MI 48306

SPONSORSHIP PACKAGES

For information regarding the 2021 sponsorship packages please email golf@kirkgibsonfoundation.org

 

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
Sold Out

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
Sold Out

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
Sold Out

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
Sold Out

CORPORATE (Westwynd): $3,500

  • 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
Sold Out

*FOURSOME INCLUDES:

  • 18 holes of golf on your assigned course
  • Buffet breakfast at the Wyndgate clubhouse
  • Lunch on the course
  • Buffet dinner at the Wyndgate clubhouse
  • Open bar
  • Golf Classic Golfer Gift Package
  • Subject to change pending Covid-19 guidelines.

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 will be reserving a limited number of rooms at the Royal Park Hotel.
Please call 800-339-2761 to reserve your room and please reference the Kirk Gibson Foundation when calling.

Virtual EVSP® 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 EVSP®
Kirk Gibson
Golf Classic

July 30 – August 9th 2021

Can’t join our Kirk Gibson Golf Classic in person? Please join us remotely on July 30 – August 9 for a round of golf from the course of your choice for the Virtual EVSP® Kirk Gibson Golf Classic! You choose the course and your time and stay connected with us via the 18Birdies App.

  • Participants receive a Kirk Gibson Golf Classic gift bag
  • Participants receive a link to the 5th Annual Kirk Gibson Golf Classic auction on August 23rd.

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 a foursome spot at the Fifth Annual Kirk Gibson Golf Classic at the Wyndgate Country Club on August 23, 2021 and 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. Winning foursome is responsible for transportation to/accommodations for the event.

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

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

*Virtual golf outing fees do not include golf course greens fees.

**Auction to be held on August 23, 2021 on the GiveSmart platform.

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

You can see a recap of the 2020 Virtual EVSP® Kirk Gibson Golf Classic here!

Proceeds from this event will be used in the fight against Parkinson’s Disease.

2021 Detroit Marathon Registration now OPEN!

skyline shot of Detroit from inside city limits

We are pleased to announce that the Kirk Gibson Foundation for Parkinson’s is a proud charity partner for the 2021 Detroit Free Press Marathon.

Race weekend will be October 16-17, 2021 and includes the following distances:

  • Full Marathon 26.2 Miles
  • International Half-Marathon 13.1 Miles
  • U.S.-Only Half-Marathon 13.1 Miles
  • Marathon Relay (Complete the marathon with friends!)
  • Competitive 1-Mile
  • 5K
  • And the Meijer Kids Fun Run!

You can sign up for any of these distances and raise funds for the Kirk Gibson Foundation for Parkinson’s while you train/race! All races will have a virtual run option as well. Early bird pricing is from January 1- March 1, 2021 and prices increase March 2, 2021. Please remember to choose the Kirk Gibson Foundation for Parkinson’s as your charity when you sign up! As part of our Team 23 running team, you will raise a minimum of $500 on the GivenGain fundraising platform, and you will receive a Kirk Gibson Foundation for Parkinson’s dri-fit shirt for running as part of our team!

You can see full event details at: https://www.freepmarathon.com/

All precautions for the race related to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic can be found here.

For a recap of the 2020 race and Team 23’s great accomplishments you can read Jamen and Debra’s stories here.

If you were signed up for 2020 and deferred to 2021, you should have received your code for sign up from the Detroit Marathon team.

We hope you will join us by running together in the fight against Parkinson’s Disease. For further questions please email michelle@kirkgibsonfoundation.org

Detroit News Holiday Cheer for Charity 2020!

holiday cheer for charity logo

The Kirk Gibson Foundation for Parkinson’s is participating in the 2020 Detroit News Holiday Cheer for Charity program! You can vote for the Kirk Gibson Foundation for Parkinson’s from November 18th through December 2nd – you can vote once per day! The Top 5 charities move on to the final round beginning December 9th and compete for the top prize of $20,000. You can vote here and read more about the program here!

Thank you for your support – any proceeds we raise during this time frame will go to fight Parkinson’s Disease.