Brookfield, Wis.-based First Business Bank hosted its annual Charity Golf Invitational on Sept. 21 at the Nakoma Golf Club in Madison, raising $42,000 for Milwaukee and Madison nonprofits.
During the event, local business leaders take part in two-person teams on behalf of a local charity of their choosing. The $2.7 billion First Business Bank covers all of the event costs.
The event has generated more than $670,000 for nonprofits in Madison and Milwaukee nonprofits over the past 11 years.
- Jeff Beckmann and Tim Cleary won first place, helping Garding Against Cancer receive $20,000.
- Connor Meloy and Eric Helt raised $10,000 for The ACI and Schwenn Family Professorship by securing second place.
- Sean O’Brien and Tim Pellitteri won third place, securing $6,000 for Ice Inc.
- Four teams secured fourth place, helping nonprofits each secure $1,500: Jacob Klein and Aaron Kostichka, for Middleton Outreach Ministry; James Imhoff and Tim McIlwain for The Lemon Brothers Fund; Jeff Knatz and Brad Niebuhr for Badger Honor Flight; and Michael Johnson and McClain Gitch for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Dane County.