Turks and Caicos Premier's Classic
The Youth HELP Foundation held its inaugural Turks and Caicos Premier’s Classic VIP Cocktail Reception and Golf Charity Golf Tournament on August 18th and 19th, 2022 at the JW Marriott in Washington DC and at the Westfield Golf Club in Clifton, Virginia.
The VIP Cocktail Reception, held under the patronage of the Premier of the Turks and Caicos Islands, Dr. The Hon. Charles Washington Misick saw in attendance First Lady Mrs. Delthia Russell Misick; Minister Education, Labour, Employment and Customer Services Hon. Rachel Taylor; Minister of Immigration and Border Services, Hon. Arlington Musgrove; and Representatives of the Office of the Deputy Mayor of Washington DC, Mr. Andreas Hayes, and Mr. Andrew Jacobson. Hosts and Committee members of the Youth Help Foundation, Dr. The Hon. Rufus W. Ewing and Dr. Dawn Perry-Ewing along with a team of volunteers from the DC, Maryland, and Virginia areas and the Turks and Caicos Islands, welcomed guests and golf participants to the two-day event and thanked them for their support of the foundation.
The Premier’s Classic Charity Golf Tournament was also deemed a success with the foursome scramble being played at the prestigious Westfields Golf Club. The tournament was followed by an awards dinner and trophies were awarded to third, second, and first places finishers:
First Place: Aubrey Jennings, Dwight Forrester, Garold Hamilton, and Michael Graham
Second Place: Larry Braxton, Jeffery Walters, Donald Erdman, and Laurence Sheker
Third Place: Zane Kirby, Matt Higgenson, Eben Peck, and Christopher Higgenson
A prize was also awarded to the youngest golfer, 12-year-old Christopher Higgenson, exemplifying the ethos of the Youth HELP Foundation.
The Youth HELP Foundation and the Turks and Caicos Premier’s Classic Committee extend their gratitude to all sponsors, supporters and Volunteers for their roles in making both events a success.
Our sponsors to whom we are tremendously grateful include:
The Royal Turks and Caicos Golf Club, Parrot Cay Resort, Sail Rock Resort, Ritz Carlton TCI, Somerset Resort, Wymara Resort and Villas, Beach Enclave, American Airlines, Bambarra Rum, Grace Bay Realty, Turks and Caicos Hotel and Tourism Association, Turks and Caicos Tourist Board, Business Solutions, Global Capital TCI, Crowne Construction, JACA TCI, Provo Travel, Rent A Buggy, Omnicare Medical, Turquoise Sun Villa, Medinco Group, Hamilton Education Foundation, Jaca TCI, Labcorp Charitable Foundation, Beam Suntory, American Society of Travel Advisors, EwinCorp One, Cyber Solutions Integration, RhyDem, DC World Reggae Festival, DTR Foundation, Pure Coconuts 1
Our supporters at the Turks and Caicos Premier’s Classic VIP Cocktail Reception, held under the Patronage of the Turks and Caicos Island’s Premier, Dr. The Honorable Charles Washington Misick, included dignitaries, travel partners, members of the Turks and Caicos diaspora, friends of the Turks and Caicos and our sponsors.