Els for 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 25 events around the US and 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 Adams Golf, RBC, and Wine Spectator. 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 for a Sunday pairings party and Monday golf tournament. The event is sponsored by Wine Spectator and Cigar Aficionado. The event is sold out a year in advance.
Liezl’s Tea Party has become a tradition every March for the local ladies. Each year Mrs. Els hosts the tea at her home with a unique theme. More than 250 ladies have enjoyed themes from around the world and celebrated the culture of England, South Africa, China, Paris, India, America, Sweden & Spain! Tickets are $300.
Light it Up Blue at Square Grouper in Jupiter, FL to kick off April, World Autism Awareness Month. The Els for Autism Foundation raises autism awareness and knowledge within the Jupiter and Palm Beach community each year by lighting The Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse blue and hosting a fundraiser at Square Grouper Tiki Bar with proceeds to benefit The Els Center of Excellence.
Awe in Autism is a Conference & Expo held at The Els Center of Excellence on April 1st. It's an opportunity to celebrate awesome talents of people with autism!
Craft Beer & Food Pairing Experience is the perfect opportunity to taste some of the best dishes in town and sample some of our favorite wines and specialty craft beers! In partnership with Tequesta Brewing Company, the Foundation hosts the Pairing Experience in the courtyard at The Els Center of Excellence in April of each year.
Celebrate Excellence is a special cocktail party to celebrate The Els Center of Excellence, our continued progress, and amazing supporters! Get a taste of this year's Feast of The Sea incomplete without a cooking competition. Assisting the chefs are volunteers who participated in this year's Els for Autism Adult Services Programs. Viewing of the Ryder Cup, golf games, auction items, prize drawings, and campus tours will be provided to keep you entertained throughout the evening. Food and beverages will also be included to satisfy your palate.
Feast of The Sea is hosting its' 3rd Annual event at Downtown West Palm Beach Meyer Amphitheater and for the very first time, Els for Autism is proud to be a chosen beneficiary recipient. Indulge in this culinary event and support your local community.