NEWS & EVENTS
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Walk with a Cause - Annual Two-Mile Fun Walk - April 2020
Walk with a Cause, the Frank R. Williams Scholarship Fund’s primary fundraiser, was established in 2010 as an annual event in the Brightwood neighborhood in Northwest DC. The Walk’s proceeds support the Fund’s financial awards for college-bound student athletes in their senior year at Calvin Coolidge Senior High School. Please save the date for Saturday, April 25, 2020 for the Eleventh Annual Two-Mile Fun Walk!
Golf with a Cause - Annual Golf Tournament - July 2020
The Fifth Annual Golf Tournament will take place on Friday, July 24, 2020 at Lake Presidential Golf Club in Upper Marlboro, Md. We are already thinking of ways to commemorate the fifth tournament!
Schedule of Events
Check-in begins at 7:00 am. All golfers should arrive by 7:30 am. The shot-gun start takes place at 8:00 am. Golfers will head back to the clubhouse for an awards ceremony.
$100.00 per golfer (select individual option)
$400.00 for a foursome (select group option)
Awards and Prizes
Awards presented to the top two teams as well as longest drive and closest to the pin contests for both men and women. Golfers who purchase mulligans will be entered into a raffle drawing. Putting string will be available for purchase.
PAST NEWS & EVENTS
Mix & Mingle - FRW Happy Hour - February 2019
Friends of the Frank R. Williams Scholarship Fund mixed and mingled at the Grilled Oyster Co. on Thursday, February 28, 2019! Our supporters got a head start on registering for our 10th Annual Two-Mile Fun Walk which is being held on April 27, 2019.
Pizza Informational - March 2019
On March 6, 2019, the Fund hosted its annual pizza informational at Calvin Coolidge Senior High School to encourage senior student athletes to apply for the Fund’s college scholarship. We are excited to receive the completed applications from students this spring!
Never Give Up - Documentary Screening - Busboys & Poets - March 2015
Following a year and a half filled with much hard work, the FRW Fund Operational Board hosted a private screening of the documentary, Frank Rudolph Williams: Never Give Up, for the film's participants at Busboys and Poets Takoma on March 22, 2015. The film weaves together the true stories of individuals whose lives were touched by Frank R. Williams, who served as head basketball coach at Calvin Coolidge Senior High School in Northwest, D.C. during the 1970s and 1980s.