Burn Center Golf Benefit

MREA Burn Center Benefit Golf Tournament 

The 14th Annual Burn Center Benefit is going to be held on July 26, 2019, at the Pebble Creek Golf Course in Becker, Minn. Proceeds from this event go to the Hennepin County Medical Center Burn Unit, Regions Hospital Burn Center, Essentia Health Miller Dwan Burn Center, and the Rural Electric Cooperative Fund, a 501(c)3 to collect funds for cooperative employees or members experiencing natural disaster, illness, injury, death of a loved one or other tragedies.

The 2019 Golf Tournament is full. Click this link to make a donation

Our Golf Tournament Mission: To provide relief for the families of burn victims in our cooperative family when they need it most, and support the three Minnesota Burn Centers in providing the latest technologies to ensure that Minnesota residents receive the best treatment possible.

2019 Sponsors and Donations

Champion sponsors – $1,500

Connexus Energy
Great River Energy
National Rural Utilities Cooperative Finance Corporation (CFC)
Wright-Hennepin Electric Association

Eagle sponsors – $500

Central Applicators
Dakota Electric Association
Irby Construction Company/Okay Construction
McFarland Cascade
Minnesota Valley Electric Cooperative
VF Workwear

Birdie (Hole) sponsors – $300

Crow Wing Power
Dakota Electric Association
FS3, Inc.
Irby Construction Company/Okay Construction
Karian Peterson Power Line Construction LLC
Lyon-Lincoln Electric Cooperative, Inc.
McLeod Cooperative Power Association
Mille Lacs Energy Cooperative
Minnesota Valley Cooperative Light & Power
PKM Electric Cooperative, Inc.
Runestone Electric Association
Rural Electric Supply Cooperative (RESCO)
Traverse Electric
Wright-Hennepin Electric Association

Putting contest sponsors – $100

Beltrami Electric Cooperative, Inc.
Brown County Rural Electrical Association
FS3, Inc.
Hays – Minnesota Rural Electric Trust
HRExpertiseBP LLC
North Star Electric Cooperative
Super EZ Work Tool, Inc.
Wild Rice Electric Cooperative, Inc.

Contest and event supply sponsors

Amaril Uniform Company – Golf towel for each golfer
Central Applicators – Golf ball sleeve for each golfer
Highline Construction – Twins Contest with a drawing for two sets of 2 Champions Club Twins tickets for Mon. 8/5/2019 at 7:10 pm – Twins vs. Atlanta Braves and Sun. 8/4/2019 at 1 pm – Twins vs. K.C. Royals
Legacy Powerline Construction – Putter for the putting contest

Snack Bar, Brat & Burger Stand

Border States Electric

Auction gifts and monetary donations provided before the day of the event

Breezy Point Resort
Federated Rural Electric Association
Goodhue County Cooperative Electric Association
Irby Utilities
Minnesota Rural Electric Association
Minnesota Valley Electric Cooperative
North Star Electric Cooperative
Okay Construction (dba Irby Construction)
Point b Solutions
The Inn on Lake Superior
Tim Gertz

Golf Tournament Committee: Brent Baker, FS3, Inc.; Rob Bahneman, FS3, Inc.; April Hildre, MREA; Joe Kuhn, Dakota Electric Association; Tom Lynch, Highline Construction; Chad Nelsen, Redwood Electric Association;  Paul Orndorff, Great River Energy; Melissa Stachovich, MREA; and Shari Wormwood, MREA.