Mayor Pugh to Announce 2nd Annual Baltimore Golf Week Featuring the Mayor's Cup to Benefit YouthWorks

FOR IMMEDIATE ASSIGNMENT

CONTACT

Thursday, November 8, 2018 

James E. Bentley II
443-257-9794
[email protected]


MEDIA ADVISORY

Mayor Pugh to Announce 2nd Annual Baltimore Golf Week Featuring the Mayor's Cup to Benefit YouthWorks

2nd Annual Baltimore Golf Week Sponsored by the Baltimore Municipal Golf Corporation

 

Mayor Catherine E. Pugh will be joined by the Baltimore Municipal Golf Corporation (BMGC) and the Mayor's Office of Employment Development (MOED) to announce the second annual Baltimore Golf Week, a 7-day celebration of golf in Baltimore that raises funds for the YouthWorks summer employment program.

Baltimore Golf Week will culminate with the Mayor's Cup, a fundraising event open to sponsors of Baltimore Golf Week and the top golfers from each of the Classic Five Golf Courses, that will be held on Sunday, June 9th at the Forest Park Golf Course. 

Events will be held across five public golf courses and the Pine Ridge Driving Range from Monday, June 3rd through Sunday, June 9th. All of the Baltimore Golf Week events and the Mayor's Cup will help raise funds to support the YouthWorks program that provides five-week summer jobs to residents 14-21 years of age. For a full schedule of events and ways to participate, visit  www.classic5golf.com.

Direct donations to YouthWorks can be made through the Baltimore City Foundation by visiting www.baltimorecityfoundation.org and choosing the Mayor's Office of Employment Development, YouthWorks 855-00. 

WHO:

Mayor Catherine E. Pugh

Jason Perkins-Cohen, Director, Mayor's Office of Employment Development

Larry Jennings, BMGC Board Chair & Chair, Baltimore Golf Week

Taylor Jones, YouthWorks participant, and Morgan State University student

 

WHEN:

Thursday, November 8, 2018
10:00 a.m.

 WHERE:

Forest Park Clubhouse
2900 Hillsdale Road
Baltimore, MD 21207

Related Stories

Mayor Young Announces Virtual YouthWorks Summer Jobs Program

At least 4,000 youth and young adults to participate in YouthWorks 2020 using remote tools in a safe and virtual environment.

Today, Mayor Bernard C. “Jack” Young announced a 2020 virtual YouthWorks summer jobs program.

Mayor Young Suspends Programs and In-Person Services at Employment Development Locations Amid COVID-19 Emergency

Today, Mayor Bernard C. “Jack” Young issued new guidance to city agencies as it relates to public interaction.

More Than 10, 000 Baltimore City Youth and Young Adults Apply for YouthWorks Summer Jobs

Online application period ends Friday, March 1 for 14-21-year-old Baltimore City residents interested in employment through the summer jobs program 

YouthWorks is full-speed ahead with enrollment for the 2020 program. More than 10,000 Baltimore City residents, 14-21, have applied online at youthworks.oedworks.com since the portal opened on January 2, 2020. Over 1,500 applied within the first 24 hours, and more than 4,500 did so within the first week.