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Sheriff’s Honor Guard to host fundraising golf tournament Friday



washoe_county_sheriffs_office_log-8313845-5661100The Washoe County Sheriff’s Honor Guard is asking anyone who enjoys a day on the golf course to “start their weekend early” and join them for a fundraising golf tournament at Red Hawk Resort on Friday, July 12.

The Washoe County Sheriff’s Honor Guard is a team of highly trained, dedicated professionals who participate in a wide variety of honor guard details such as color guards and flag presentations for numerous local and state functions. The honor guard also conducts all aspects of law enforcement memorials and funerals.

This fundraiser will assist the honor guard with expenses for travel to events such as the National Law Enforcement Memorial Week in Washington, D .C. as well as costs associated with the equipment specifically related to the role of the honor guard.

The tournament will be held on “The Hills” course at Red Hawk Resort and Club in Sparks. Cost is $100 per golfer and includes lunch, cart and a practice bucket.

The honor guard is also seeking sponsorships and donations for this event. For more information about sponsorship opportunities or to register, interested golfers are asked to email their name, phone number and number of participants to [email protected].

What: “Start the Weekend Early” fundraising golf tournament for the Washoe County Sheriff Honor Guard

When: Friday, July 12, 2013. 12:00 p.m. check-in and lunch buffet, shotgun start at 1:30 p.m.

Where: Red Hawk Resort and Club, 6600 N. Wingfield Parkway, Sparks

Cost: $100 per golfer includes lunch, cart and practice bucket

Contact: To register, or obtain information about sponsorship opportunities, email:
[email protected]

The Washoe County Sheriff’s Office celebrated 150 years of proud service and community partnership in 2011. Sheriff Michael Haley is the 25th person elected to serve as the sheriff of Washoe County. His office continues to be the only full service public safety agency operating within northern Nevada and is responsible for operating the consolidated detention facility, regional crime lab, Northern Nevada Counter Terrorism Center, Internet Crimes against Children Task Force, court security, service of civil process, traditional street patrols and Regional Animal Services.

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