As women, we are linked by a common threat - breast and gynecological cancer. Despite medical progress, these cancers remain leading killers among women. The best approach to beating these diseases is early detection. Yet, thousands of area women are unable to receive the detection they desperately need. They need your help— help you can provide by simply playing golf.
All of the proceeds from the Deaconess Classic go toward paying for free mammograms and pelvic ultrasounds for women in need in the Tri-State. Your donation will truly help someone in need.
Thanks to the caring and generous people of the Tri-State and our supporters, the Deaconess Classic for Women's Health has accumulated proceeds of more than $1,800,000. These funds have helped to provide more than 11,000 mammograms and pelvic ultrasounds for women in need in the community. All proceeds stay in the Tri-State region to fund services, education and research for women’s health issues.
The Deaconess Classic for Women's Health is a volunteer-led women's golf tournament committed to increasing awareness of women's health and the importance of early detection and raise funds for the health care of women in need. A morning golf clinic led by an LPGA golf pro, brunch, afternoon golf scramble, and evening dinner are all included in the event. See photos from our most recent event, below.
Mark your calendar for the 23rd Annual Deaconess Classic, May 15th, 2017 at the Evansville Country Club.
Be a Part of the Classic
The Deaconess Classic offers provides for individuals and teams to play, as well as unique opportunities for sponsorships throughout the event. To register to play or be a sponsor, please call 812-450-3359.
Click for a PDF of our generous 2016 sponsors and donors.
Can't attend the Classic, but still want to give? Consider making a donation on line (designate "women's health") or send in your donation to Deaconess Foundation. 600 Mary St., Evansville, IN 47747.
LPGA Guest Pros
Since our first Deaconess Classic for Women’s Health in 1995, we have been fortunate to have the support of many LPGA players. Most recently, we welcomed Danah Ford Bordner, Indiana native and IU alumn, to our 22nd Deaconess Classic.
While you're supporting women's health care in the community, don't forget to schedule your own mammogram!
Enjoy photos from our 22nd Annual Deaconess Classic for Women's Health!