BATTLE CREEK, Mich.-FireKeepers Casino Hotel will host the FireKeepers Casino Hotel Championship, a stop on the Symetra Tour – The Road to the LPGA and Ladies Professional Golf Association (LPGA) event. The event is being held Tuesday, June 2, 2015 through Sunday, June 7, 2015, at Battle Creek Country Club in Battle Creek, Mich. FireKeepers Casino Hotel Championship will feature the best of the best in professional women golfers from around the world. Golfers are competing for a chance to win 1 of 10 spots on the LPGA Tour. Everyone in the community is invited to attend. There is no ticket cost, however donations are being accepted to benefit an important cause.
The Live Local, Give Local element is to benefit S.A.F.E. Place. Firekeepers Casino Hotel is committed to community, and will donate all net proceeds to the S.A.F.E. Place women’s shelter. S.A.F.E. Place is committed to helping victims of domestic violence and their families in Barry, Eaton, and Calhoun Counties.S.A.F.E. Place stresses early intervention, strengthening families while providing care through community resources and referrals. S.A.F.E. Place provides shelter, court advocacy, referrals and comprehensive counseling programs for women and children who have been physically, verbally, or emotionally abused.
The tournament will be held at Battle Creek Country Club, located at 318 Country Club Drive, Battle Creek, Mich. Battle Creek Country Club. The beautiful course features 6,744 yards of golf.
The Symetra Tour – Road to the LPGA is the most established development tour in the world. Every year, the top 10 Symetra Tour players earn automatic membership to play on the LPGA Tour.