A nonprofit organization dedicated to lowering the suicide rate among veterans is looking for sponsors for a local golf tournament fundraiser next month.
Mission 22, whose programs focus on helping veterans recover from the trauma of war, will hold a two-man scramble golf tournament June 30 at Texarkana Golf Ranch.
More than 20 veterans commit suicide every day in the U.S., according to Mission 22's Facebook page. Organizers say 86 percent of funds raised go toward programs to help veterans get treatment for post-traumatic stress or traumatic brain injury.
Sponsorship packages cost $160 to $2,000 and include one or two two-player teams:
For more information, contact organizer Jason Harper at 903-691-5831 or firstname.lastname@example.org.