LCCC | Jack Nicklaus Scholarship Golf Benefit

The Lorain County Community College Foundation hosts the Annual LCCC | Jack Nicklaus Scholarship Golf Benefit.  This first-class Scholarship Golf Benefit was started in 1989 when former LCCC Trustee, Judge Joseph Cirigiliano, brought his close friend, Jack Nicklaus, to Lorain County for the first benefit.  Nicklaus helped raise more than $100,000.  “When I was asked to come, I gave LCCC officials a set of parameters about what we would  do and the financial goals we would meet,” said Nicklaus regarding his participation.  “If I’m going to do this, I’m going to make sure this event is going to be beneficial to the cause the College is interested in.  This is to assist students with their education. We need a lot of support for that in golf.”

From its inception, over $1.5 million has been raised to help students achieve their educational goals at Lorain County Community College, with $350,000 raised in 2015. 

Event Information

SAVE THE DATE - Monday, August 13, 2018

Elyria Country Club

Interested in Joining the Golf Committee?

Please consider joining the rewarding and significant work of the LCCC Foundation's Golf Committee.  We are searching for a few additional individuals to participate in our committee. Please call (440) 366-4039 for more information.  

Tom Smith, CO-CHAIR Todd Sommer, CO-CHAIR
Philip Amos Don Knechtges
Joseph Cirigliano Lee Koury
Jeff Desich Ron Schwachenwald
Kent Hageman Kim Tweardy
Brian Hoagland Dale Yost

Save the date for Monday, August 13, 2018! The LCCC Jack Nicklaus Scholarship Golf Benefit welcomes LPGA professional Natalie Gulbis and PGA professional Jimmy Hanlin!

Serving LCCC Since 1973

The Lorain County Community College Foundation, a nonprofit organization, assembles and utilizes resources to support the mission and vision of LCCC. We enhance our community's quality of life by investing in key LCCC priorities that present the greatest impact and growth opportunities for the people of our community.