COON RAPIDS, Minn. (KMSP) - Tee It Up For the Troops held its 7th annual golf event at Bunker Hills Golf Club in Coon Rapids. The golf tournament raises money to assist veterans.
Tee it Up for the Troops has raised more than $185,000 during the past six years at the Bunker Hills events, with 50% of the proceeds going to veterans programs in the north metro through programs such as Hearts & Hammers, the Minnesota Warriors hockey team, and Catch-A-Lift.
The tournament is a partnership with the City of Coon Rapids and Bunker Hills Golf Club. The City donates the course for the day. Tee it Up’s Executive Director Tim Wegscheid appeared on the Fox 9 Morning News to talk about the event.