15th September, 2014

New Jersey Golf Classic 2014

Date : 15th September, 2014

The American Ireland Fund

Twelfth Annual New Jersey Golf Classic

Monday, September 15, 2014   

Bayonne Golf Club, 1 Lefante Drive, Bayonne, NJ   Directions

Michael P. Higgins
Managing Director
Head of Real Estate Finance Group
CIBC World Markets
New Jersey Golf Classic Patron
Robert J. McCann
CEO, UBS Group Americas
UBS Financial Services Inc.
New Jersey Golf Classic Chair
Patrick Leahy
Vice President of Business Development
Levy Restaurants
Project Representative
Paul Finnegan
Executive Director
New York Irish Center

Registration and Brunch: 9:30 a.m.   Shotgun start: 11:00 a.m.

Cocktails, dinner and silent auction

Exclusive VIP Live auction (preview the auction items below)

GOLF at the ultra-exclusive Bayonne Golf Club with Bob McCann, CEO UBS Group Americas and NY Giants Super Bowl Champion, Shaun O’Hara
You and a guest will come back to Bayonne for another great day on the links hosted by Bayonne member Bob McCann along with Giants legend, Shaun O’Hara. Enjoy 18 holes of spectacular and challenging golf while hearing first-hand what it was like to be in the huddle with Eli Manning as he drove his team down the field in the most thrilling game winning drive in Super Bowl history. This is a perfect package to entertain clients and for the Giants fan who has it all. Don’t forget to bring your camera. 

DISCLAIMER: Date will be mutually agreed upon and must be redeemed by September 15th, 2015. Please be extremely flexible with dates due to the demands of Mr. McCann and Mr. O’Hara’s travel schedules.

Value – Priceless

Two Courtside Tickets to a first week day session (Monday, August 31 – Friday, September 4) of the 2015 US Open Tennis Touament.  Includes access to the Premium Hospitality Area with a fully catered buffet lunch and premium bar service. 

Retail Value – $2,000

2 Tickets with Champions Club Hospitality to the 2015 PGA Championship at Whistling Straights in Kohler, WI. 

  • All food and beverage included in a private hospitality area at Whistling Straits
  • VIP Parking
  • Official PGA Merchandise included

Value of $3,300


Silent Auction highlights

  • Masters official pin flag autographed by Phil Mickelson
  • Trophy Club passes to the 2015 US Open Golf Touament
  • Two bottles of award winning Luke Donald Cabeet, autographed by PGA Pro Luke Donald
  • Foursome at Knollwood Golf Club
  • Foursome at Hartford Golf Club


Download Sponsorship Form
or  Buy Online

Presenting sponsor – brunch & dinner $20,000

• Two Foursomes at Golf Classic
• Company name & logo listed as Event Sponsor for Brunch & Dinner
• Company name & logo listed as Event Sponsor on all Golf Classic signage
• Round of golf for four at one of the links course gems on Ireland’s wonderful West and North West coasts
• Premium starting holes
• Presenting Sponsor foursomes are highlighted in Connectmagazine
• Hole Sponsor (Company name listed at tee)
• Opportunity to include branded item in gift bag

Hole sponsor $10,000

• One Foursome at Golf Classic
• Company name & logo listed as Hole Sponsor on all Golf Classic signage
• Hole Sponsor (Company name listed at tee)
• Opportunity to include branded item in gift bag

Foursome sponsor $7,500

• One Foursome at Golf Classic
• Opportunity to include branded item in gift bag golf out ing underwrit ing package $5 , 0 0 0
• One Individual Player
• Listed as an Underwriter (see card for details):

Individual player $1,750

AIF young leaders player $1,500

Non-golfing hole sponsor $2,500

Come for the Golf, Stay for the Mission

The American Ireland Fund is part of The Worldwide Ireland Funds, a philanthropic network across 12 countries that has raised over $480 million for worthy causes in Ireland and Irish causes around the world. It is the largest network of friends of Ireland dedicated
to supporting programs of peace and reconciliation, arts and culture, education and community development. Founded in 1976,
The Worldwide Ireland Funds have benefited over 3,000 organizations. Funds raised are contributed by private philanthropists and

In response to the severe downtu in the Irish economy, The Worldwide Ireland Funds launched the Promising Ireland Campaign
in 2009 to raise $100 million for charities experiencing an increased demand for their services at a time of a major reduction in
resources. Thanks to the extraordinary generosity of donors, the initial goal has been exceeded and the target has been doubled
to now raise $200 million. As a result, one third of the Funds' total eaings since foundation have been raised during the five years
of the Campaign. Over 650 outstanding projects and organizations have received support from the Promising Ireland Campaign.
The American Ireland Fund holds a 4-star rating from Charity Navigator in recognition of efficiency, sound fiscal management and commitment to accountability and transparency.

Bayonne Golf Club

“Across the Hudson River from Manhattan sits a Links Golf Course unlike anything this side of the Atlantic…”
Across the Hudson River from Manhattan the Bayonne Golf Club is home to a waterfront golf course that is unlike anything this side of the Atlantic. Designed to rival the look and feel of the legendary links courses of Scotland and Ireland, this awe-inspiring course is the centerpiece of an exclusive club that has gaered countless accolades since its unveiling in 2006. By any measure, Bayonne Golf Club is a once in a lifetime opportunity to enjoy golf at its very best, just minutes from New York City. For additional information and directions please visit www.bayonnegolfclub.com

Bayonne Golf Club Ferry

Battery Park – Pier A Slip 6
Pier A Slip 6 is located 250 yards South of The Ritz Carlton at Battery Park. The closest cross streets to the pier are West Street and Battery Place. If needed, there is a parking garage across the street from The Ritz Carlton. If you are traveling by subway take the 4 or 5 train to Bowling Green and walk South.

Please call the Golf Shop if you have any questions 201-823-4800 ext 0