Born out of Chef Emeril Lagasse’s commitment to give back to his alma mater, Johnson & Wales University, the annual Emeril Lagasse Golf Classic is a unique event benefiting the renowned chef’s endowed scholarship fund. This year’s event kicks off on Mon, Sep 20, this year’s two-day event finds the Golf Classic returning to scenic Newport, RI, and to one of the world’s premier golf courses.
The 2009 tournament raised more than $400,000. Four scholarships, each worth $10,000, were awarded to deserving culinary students from each of our campuses.
Mark Your Calendar
This year’s Golf Classic opens on Mon, Sep 20 with a very special dinner to honor the 2010 scholarship recipients. Tournament play takes place on Tue, Sep 21.
You can register for the event online, as well as view options for tournament play, sponsorship packages and information regarding in-kind donations.
For further details, please visit the Emeril Golf Classic detail page at the Johnson & Wales University website or contact Jennifer Fustino, tournament manager, 401-598-4676.