Community Service

 

Harbor Hills Country Club

2014 Community Benefit Statement

The Harbor Hills community, which is comprised of residents, members and employees, is proud to live, work and play in Lake County. Our community prides itself on taking care of each other and our fellow residents by putting into action a charitable spirit.

The following is a summary of our 2014 contributions to local non-profit organizations, religious organizations, as well as local businesses. We believe this information is an important component of recognizing the good deeds of all who worked on behalf of our Harbor Hills family to make our Lake County community better.

It is also worthy of offering special recognition of our Harbor Hills Ladies Charity. This special group of ladies works tirelessly every year to provide further charitable support, and their contribution are detailed below in this statement.

Contributions include: golf donations, food and beverage donations, employee labor, waived/reduced rooms, gift certificates, in-kind contributions, monetary donations and reduced golf rates for tournaments.

Organizations Touched

Children:

Boys and Girls Club of Lake & Sumter Counties

March of Dimes

Scott Strong Foundation (Educational Foundation of Lake County)

Take Stock in Children

Head Start

For Kids’ Sake

SoZo Kids

 

Veterans:

Purple Heart

USA Cares

 

Religious:

St. Paul’s Catholic Church

North Lake Presbyterian

Fairway Christian Church

Chapel of Faith

Temple Shalom

Village of Faith

 

Animals and/or Wildlife Conservation:

Village Critters

Ducks Unlimited

 

Civic, Business and Government:

Town of Lady Lake

Leesburg Chamber

Tavares Chamber

Shriners Club

Sunrise Rotary

Village Firefighters

 

Other Non-Profit Organizations:

CFHA Ladies in Philanthropy

Muscular Dystrophy Association

Project Legacy

Cornerstone Hospice

 

Value Totals:

Room rates waived/discounted: $12,350

Food and Beverage donations/reductions: $22,100

Reduced golf rates for tournaments: $19,600

Rounds of golf donated: $7,200

Brunch certificates donated: $1,000

Monies donated: $5,800

Monies raised via direct event participation: $8,787.62

Donated Labor: $6,000

 

Grand Total: $95,187.62

 

Harbor Hills Ladies Charity:

The Ladies Charity season runs every year from June-May. Last season, this amazing group of women collected $21,900.00. 

Their activities throughout the year include:

December – Golf Tournament

February – Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner

March- Clothing Sale at the Lady Lake United Methodist Church

April – Garage and Bake Sale. 

Monies dispersed as follows:  

  1. Food pantries (Christian Food Pantry in Lady Lake and The House of Esther in Weirsdale)
  2. The Community Clinic in Leesburg
  3. The Haven
  4. They maintain a $1,500.00 Emergency Fund at both Fruitland Park and The Villages Elementary Schools
  5. Support for the Lake Hills School in Howey-in-the-Hills.