Autism offers an annual series of events designed to raise funds to create and
sustain the Els Center of Excellence.
The Els for Autism Golf
Challenge is the largest charity driven international golf
tournament in history. More than 1700
amateur golfers competed last year in 30 events around the country. In 2013 the tournament will also hold events
in the Canada.
Ernie Els joins teams who raise at least $13,000 in
Las Vegas for a two day Grand Finale.
The tournament is presented by SAP and major sponsors include Callaway,
RBC, Wine Spectator, Breitling, and Trump. Events available
to the public at E4Agolf.com
The E4A Pro-AM is one of the most successful
annual pro-ams in the U.S. raising more than $700,000 each year. Twenty-two world class PGA Tour pros join
Ernie Els and groups of three man amateur teams at PGA National in Palm Beach
Gardens for a Sunday pairings party and Monday golf tournament. The event is sponsored by Wine Spectator and
Johann Rupert. The event is sold out a
year in advance.
Deepdale Invitational debuted in 2012 at the
Deepdale Golf Club on Long Island. The
Invitational is the creation of E4A Board Member Ogden Phipps and pairs forty
amateurs with forty tour pros for the one day event. It was rained out in its' first summer due to
Hurricane Irene but generous players still donated $250,000 to the
foundation. By invitation only.
Liezl’s Tea Party just celebrated its' fifth year. Each year Mrs. Els holds the tea
at her home with a unique theme. More
than 200 ladies have enjoyed an English Tea, a South African Tea, a Chinese Tea, a Parisian Tea
and this year an Indian Tea. Tickets
Light it Up Blue at Square Grouper in Jupiter, FL on April 2, 2013. The Els for Autism Foundation will be raising autism awareness and knowledge within the Jupiter and Palm Beach community. The Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse will be lit blue on the night of April 2nd and the Foundation will host a fundraiser at Square Grouper Tiki Bar with proceeds to benefit the Center of Excellence.
Masters Watching Party at Jumby Bay & Golf Night at Roger Dean Stadium on Saturday, April 13th, 2013 will be a great opportunity for family fun! Spend the afternoon in Abacoa playing trivia and grabbing a bite to eat at Jumby Bay Island Grill. And then head on over to the baseball game at 6:35 PM to support Els for Autism.
Craft Beer & Food Pairing Experience at Old Palm Golf Club will take place on Thursday, April 25th from 6 to 9 PM. Purchase tickets in advance for this fundraiser! The event will highlight some of the area's finest restaurants and nine different craft beer selections from our friends at Tequesta Brewing Company.