Fundraising golf events upcoming

Charity golf tourney for HMC

RANCHO VIEJO —– The sixth annual charity golf tournament for Harlingen Medical Center is set for Nov. 12 at Rancho Viejo Resort and Country Club.

The event will raise funds to benefit a local charitable organization in South Texas while also giving participants the opportunity to enjoy a day out on the links. There will be hole prizes and cash and trophies for the top performing teams.

This is a three-person scramble format and all participants receive complimentary breakfast, lunch and beverages.

Registration is $300 per team or $100 for individuals. Registration and check in at 7 a.m. and tee off at 8 a.m.

To register, or to sponsor, contact Manny Chacon at (956) 365-1848 or email

Lower Valley Hispanic Chamber golf outing

HARLINGEN — The Lower Valley Inaugural Golf Tournament honoring State Sen. Eddie Lucio Jr. and State Rep. Eddie Lucio III is set for Saturday, Oct. 15 at Treasure Hills Golf Course.

This is a 3-person scramble with handicaps.

To participate or to be a sponsor, call Joe Rivera at (956) 371-0826, Tony Gutierrez at (956) 536-1448 or Freddie Elizondo at (956) 241-0634.