Colorado Larry H. Miller Dealerships Teed-off and Helped Raise $450,000 During 8th Annual Golf Classic
DENVER (June 25, 2019) – Employees of Larry H. Miller Dealerships, along with 85 vendors and business partners raised a record amount at this year’s Larry H. Miller Dealerships Golf Classic. During the post-tournament dinner, the dealership group presented a $450,000 check to Larry H. Miller Charities, the charitable arm of Larry H. Dealerships.
“The funds raised at the 2019 Golf Classic will be distributed to charities in the seven states where Larry H. Miller Dealerships does business and will focus on programs that serve women and children with an emphasis on health and education,” said Jay Francis, executive vice president, corporate affairs & Miller Family Philanthropy. “These funds alone will help more than 60 nonprofit organizations, and when you add in employee and business contributions, we will contribute to nearly 100 charitable groups.”
General managers from all Larry H. Miller Dealership in Colorado attended the tournament and will bring back more than $85,000 that will be distributed to local charities to support their work and programs. The dealership group is the second largest in Colorado and employs more than 1,000 individuals. Through Larry H. Miller Charities, more than $900,00 has been donated to qualified nonprofit organizations throughout Colorado since 1997.
Overall, since the inception of the Larry H. Miller Dealerships Golf Classic in 2012, more than $1.9 million has been raised for Larry H. Miller Charities. Donations to Larry H. Miller Charities are then distributed to qualified nonprofit organizations in the communities where the dealership group has locations, in the states of Utah, Arizona, California, Colorado, Idaho, New Mexico and Washington. Funding for Larry H. Miller Charities is generated, in large part, through Larry H. Miller companies and employee contributions.