Tournament raises $34K for High Fives Foundation

By Edward Stoner

VAIL — On Sept. 1, the California-based High Fives Foundation hosted a charity golf tournament on the fairways at Vail Golf Club. Thirty teams of four competed for prizes. Between registration fees, silent auctions and open donations, over $34,000 was raised towards the mission of the High Fives Foundation. The nationally recognized nonprofit supports the dreams of mountain action sports athletes with life-altering injuries through board-approved grant funding towards their recovery goals. To date, the foundation has given support to 89 athletes from 20 states.Five High Fives Athletes were in attendance at the welcoming ceremony for the golfers: Megan Wemmer, …

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