Ally Challenge Returns To Warwick Hills, Sept. 9 – 15, 2019
THE ALLY CHALLENGE PRESENTED BY MCLAREN ANNOUNCES 2019 TOURNAMENT DATES
After a successful maiden voyage in 2018, the PGA TOUR Champions’ Ally Challenge returns to Warwick Hills on September 9-15, 2019.
“The first Ally Challenge was by all measures a great success and we can’t wait to repeat that success next year,” said Andrea Brimmer, chief marketing and public relations officer, Ally. “We were so gratified to see the pride and the turn out from the community. We look forward to being back next September at Warwick Hills where the members and staff did such an unbelievable job hosting us.”
“The overwhelming success of the inaugural Ally Challenge Presented by McLaren has confirmed the value associated with the return of professional golf to this region of Michigan. We are delighted with the response from the golf professionals, the thousands of golf fans, area businesses and sponsors as well as the community-at-large in engaging with this tournament and embracing its benefits. McLaren could not be more pleased to be associated with Ally Financial, the PGA TOUR, and Warwick Hills in helping to generate millions of dollars in charitable giving and economic benefit for the greater Genesee County area. We look forward to building on this continued partnership in 2019 and beyond.” – Phil Incarnati, President/CEO, McLaren Health Care
The first The Ally Challenge presented by McLaren was won by Paul Broadhurst, who earlier in the year had won the Senior PGA, held in Benton Harbor, Michigan. Broadhurst was two-for-two in Michigan in 2018.
The 2018 Ally Challenge benefitted Junior Achievement of Southeastern Michigan and Community Foundation of Greater Flint.
“What an amazing week at Warwick Hills celebrating the inaugural Ally Challenge presented by McLaren,” said Tournament Director Chris Coffman. “We certainly have a solid foundation to build on… from the wonderful crowds filled with tremendous golf fans, to one of the best fields on the PGA TOUR Champions, to our dedicated group of more than 900 volunteers, to the best host site on Tour, to Ally and McLaren and all of our sponsors… we are most excitedly looking forward to 2019 and beyond.”
For more information about The Ally Challenge, please visit theallychallenge.com. For the latest Ally Challenge news and updates on social media follow the tournament on Twitter and Instagram at @AllyChallenge and on Facebook at Facebook.com/AllyChallenge.
About The Ally Challenge presented by McLaren
The Ally Challenge presented by McLaren is an official event on the PGA TOUR Champions owned and operated by Tournaments for Charity, a Michigan non-profit corporation. This 54-hole stroke play golf tournament features 78 PGA TOUR Champions professionals competing for a $2 million purse at the historic Warwick Hills Golf & Country Club in Grand Blanc, Michigan. The event is designed to showcase the best golf on the PGA TOUR Champions for the enjoyment of spectators and to benefit local charities in the greater Flint area. All three official rounds will be internationally televised on the Golf Channel. For more information, visit www.theallychallenge.com.
For more information about The Ally Challenge presented by McLaren, please visit theallychallenge.com. For the latest Ally Challenge news and updates on social media follow the tournament on Twitter and Instagram at @AllyChallenge and on Facebook at Facebook.com/AllyChallenge.
About Ally Financial Inc.
Ally Financial Inc. (NYSE: ALLY) is a leading digital financial services company with assets of $171.3 billion as of June 30, 2018. As a client-centric company with passionate customer service and innovative financial solutions, Ally is relentlessly focused on “Doing it Right” and being a trusted financial partner for its consumer, commercial, and corporate customers. Ally’s award-winning online bank (Ally Bank, Member FDIC and Equal Housing Lender) offers mortgage-lending services and a variety of deposit and other banking products, including CDs, online savings, money market and checking accounts, and IRA products. Ally also promotes the Ally CashBack Credit Card. Additionally, Ally offers securities brokerage and investment advisory services through Ally Invest. Ally remains one of the largest full-service auto finance operations in the country with a complementary auto-focused insurance business, which together serve more than 18,000 dealer customers and millions of auto consumers. Ally’s robust corporate finance business offers capital for equity sponsors and middle-market companies.
For more information and disclosures about Ally, visit https://www.ally.com
About McLaren Health Care
McLaren Health Care, headquartered in Grand Blanc, Michigan, is a fully integrated health network committed to quality, evidence-based patient care and cost efficiency. The McLaren system includes 12 hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, imaging centers, a 450-member employed primary care physician network, commercial and Medicaid HMOs covering more than 260,000 lives, home health and hospice providers, retail medical equipment showrooms, pharmacy services, and a wholly owned medical malpractice insurance company. McLaren operates Michigan’s largest network of cancer centers and providers, anchored by the Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute, one of only 47 National Cancer Institute-designated comprehensive centers in the U.S. McLaren has 24,000 employees and more than 52,000 network providers. Its operations are housed in more than 350 facilities serving the entire Lower Peninsula of the state of Michigan along with a portion of the Upper Peninsula. Learn more at www.mclaren.org.