COVINGTON, GEORGIA – Bridgestone Golf, the #1 ball-fitter in golf, announced today that it has become the official golf ball of the 2012 National Kidney Foundation Cadillac Golf Classic. As part of the agreement, Bridgestone will provide the series of 35 local events and the culminating National Finals event at Pebble Beach with more than $50,000 worth of its popular Tour B330 family of golf balls.
The National Kidney Foundation Cadillac Golf Classic is widely recognized as the Premier Amateur Golf Event for Charity, with over 4,000 golfers expected to compete at local qualifiers across 35 markets throughout the United States in 2012, raising nearly $4 million for the NKF.
“Kidney disease affects 26 million Americans so we are happy to do our part in helping to raise awareness and funds for this important cause,” said Dan Murphy, Vice President of Marketing – Bridgestone Golf, Inc. “The National Kidney Foundation Cadillac Golf Classic is a first class event and we are proud to provide golf balls for all competitors for the 2012 series.”
For more information, or tosign up to play in a National Kidney Foundation Cadillac Golf Classic event visit http://www.kidney.org. For more information on Bridgestone Golf’s charitable giving and its entire range of 2012 products visit www.bridgestonegolf.com.