Volunteer At Boca’s Allianz Championship


Staff report
It takes more than 600 volunteers to host the Allianz Championship.
The charity golf tournament will take place at Boca’s The Old Course at Broken Sound from Feb. 6-12.
The tournament brings golf legends to Boca Raton for the first full-field PGA Champions Tour event of the season. The 2016 champion, Esteban Toledo, is set to defend his title as challengers John Daly, Colin Montgomerie, David Toms, Paul Goydos (2015 Champion), Rocco Mediate (2013 Champion), Corey Pavin (2012 Champion),Tom Lehman (2011 champion; 2011 and 2012 Charles Schwab Cup winner); Bernhard Langer (2010 champion and 2016 Charles Schwab Cup winner), Mark Calcavecchia, Fred Couples, Fuzzy Zoeller, vie for a $1.8 million purse.
The fee to volunteer is $65 and in return, each volunteer receives great perks including two Allianz Championship golf shirts, hat or visor, volunteer badge, four any day grounds passes, parking pass, lunch on the days they work and access to the Volunteer Party on Friday, Feb. 10 at The Old Course at Broken Sound.
In addition, volunteers who work three shifts will be eligible to play a round of golf during one of the scheduled Volunteer Golf days.
The event has more than 22 volunteer committees including playing transportation, walking scorer and leaderboards to corporate hospitality.
The Boca Raton Champions Golf Charities serves as the operational and financial oversight group for the event as well as for the distribution of all charitable funds, as all net tournament proceeds “chip-in” to benefit Boca Raton Regional Hospital.
For more information visit, www.allianzchampionship.com.