Join Us for the 8th GFDD Golf Tournament on September 26th in New York!

June 2, 2016

Global Foundation for Democracy and Development (GFDD) and Fundación Global Democracia y Desarrollo (Funglode) are pleased to announce the 8th edition of its GFDD Golf Tournament that will take place, once again, at the prestigious Glen Head Country Club in Glen Head, New York on Monday, September 26th. As a tradition, former Major League Baseball Player and long-standing friend of GFDD, Mr. Juan Marichal, will be the Honorary Starter of the tournament. The event will
feature the attendance of special guests, as well as the presence of former President of the Dominican Republic and President of GFDD/Funglode, Dr. Leonel Fernández.

The Golf tournament, a “GFDD tradition to share time with partners and friends and promote fundraising in order to continue implementing a variety of projects geared toward the development of the Dominican Republic and Latin America” as explains GFDD Executive Director Natasha Despotovic,
has hosted during the years leading individuals from the philanthropic field and prominent sports figures, along with others who have supported GFDD’s programs and projects.

This event benefits GFDD/Funglode and its programs which support social,
economic, and democratic development and it also serves as a networking opportunity for high-ranking officials, industry leaders, business executives, and celebrities.

Glen Head Country Club is a family friendly Country Club that prides itself on our Membership. The club includes an outstanding golf course, pool and tennis, and a full service gym. Our lunches and dinners are comparable to the finest restaurants on Long Island. Our social and entertainment calendar allows
the membership to enjoy events throughout the year. The Membership considers Glen Head Country Club to be their home away from home.

There are several sponsorship opportunities available for interested companies or individuals. Players can register online at

When: Monday, September 26th, 2016
Where: Glen Head Country Club
– 240 Glen Cove Road, Glen Head, NY 11545

For more information, please contact:
Kenia Hernández
Tel: 212.751.5000

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