BUSINESS: Associations Prevent Blindness to Host Two Upcoming Golf Outings to Help Support its Sight-Saving Programs By Staff Friday, September 15, 2023 12:27 AM LAS VEGAS and NEW YORK—Slots are still available for two upcoming golf events hosted by Prevent Blindness, the nation’s leading nonprofit eye health organization. The 15th Annual Prevent Blindness Swing Fore Sight golf outing will be held on Wed., Sept. 27, in conjunction with Vision Expo West. Registration and breakfast will begin at 6:00 a.m. PT at the Bali Hai Golf Club, Las Vegas, Nev. The shotgun start is at 7:00 a.m. PT. For participants, foursomes are $3,000 and individual golf slots are $750 for the four-person scramble. Current sponsors include Advancing Eyecare, Europa Eyewear, Jobson Interactive, Kirk Lauterback, MacuHealth, the McGrann Clan, NAVCP, Ocuco, The Vision Council and Vision Expo, and Zyloware. Several sponsorship levels are still available. For more information on the Prevent Blindness 15th Annual Swing Fore Sight golf outing, click here. The Swing Fore Sight golf committee is chaired by Joe Savarese of Jobson Interactive. Committee members include Rick Clemente, Advancing Eyecare; Dennis Davis, WestGroupe USA; Jon Goldberg, Carl Zeiss Vision; Prevent Blindness board of directors chair Jim McGrann, Percept Corporation; Hunter Noell, Jobson Interactive; Fran Pennella, Vision Expo; and Scott Shapiro, Europa Eyewear. The following Monday, Oct. 2, the 1st Annual Westchester Golf Classic, supporting both Prevent Blindness and National Council for the Blind of Ireland, will be held at the Westchester Country Club in Rye, NY. Attendees are invited to enjoy brunch, 18 holes on the PGA Championship west course, cocktails, dinner and the chance to bid on unique items such as tickets with backstage passes to a U2 concert at The Sphere Las Vegas, or a trip to play on a world championship golf course in Ireland. To register for this event, or for more information on sponsorship opportunities, please click here. Participation in this event supports eye health programs for those in the U.S. and Ireland, and contributes to this cross-continental alliance.