Log A Load for Kids Group Hosts 23rd Annual Golf Classic

This year marked the 23rd annual Tommy Usher Log A Load for Kids Golf Classic. Thanks to the hard work of Ken and Lynetta Griner, along with representatives from Farm Credit of Florida, Dee Dot Timberlands, N.G. Wade Investments, Inc., Suwanee Lumber Company and the Florida Forestry Association, the golf event took place on October 19, 2017 in Chiefland, FL.


There were 32 teams of over 100 golfers who participated in the annual event on Oct. 19. Photo by Sean Arnold with Chiefland Citizen.


Event organizers have relied heavily on other friends, family, and industry partners to make it a success each and every year. The event is named in memory of Tommy Usher, who passed away in 1989 and was the youngest member of the Board of Directors of the Florida Forestry Association. Photo by Sean Arnold with Chiefland Citizen.


This year’s event marked over $1 million raised for Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals at UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital through Log A Load for Kids. Photo by Sean Arnold with Chiefland Citizen.

Thank you to all organizers, participants and sponsors who made the 23rd annual Tommy Usher Log A Load for Kids Golf Classic a success! A special thanks to Ken and Lynetta Griner for the efforts and continued dedication to helping kids at their local Children’s Miracle Network Hospital, UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital.

To learn more about Log A Load for Kids and their partnership with Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals, visit the links below:

Log A Load for Kids National Website

Florida Forestry Association Website

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