Golf Classic


29th Annual AH&LEF Golf Classic

August 28-31, 2016 
Pinehurst Resort
Pinehurst, NC

At the 29th Annual AH&LEF Golf Classic, we'll play four days of golf, make great contacts, and provide invaluable support to the Foundation.  Now that's what we call a business meeting.

By purchasing a golf foursome a portion of your purchase amount is considered a charitable contribution and is deductible for federal income tax purposes. Contact Lauren Pravlik , Senior Manager of Conventions & Events for more information.


Mix a little business with pleasure with the Classic's all-inclusive resort package, including

  • Three nights' accommodation
  • Welcome amenities, including golf items and a gift certificate
  • Three breakfast buffets and two lunches
  • Three receptions and dinners
  • Evening hospitality suite
  • Discounted extended stay packages
  • Unlimited golf Sunday through Wednesday

Tournament players receive:

  • Participation in a 36-hole, two-day tournament, in either the scramble or handicap format


  • Golf Foursome - $14,400
  • Golf Twosome - $7,200
  • Golf Single - $3,600
  • Social Guest - $2,600
  • Spouse/Guest (Golf Classic) - $1,100
  • Spouse/Guest (non-golf) - $725
  • Spouse/Guest (evening events only) - $525
  • Golf Club Rental - $85/day

Please contact Lauren Pravlik, Senior Manager, Conventions and Events, or (202) 289-3116, for more information. A portion of the registration can be considered as  a deductible for Federal Income tax purposes. 


Get more business

Sponsors get all the attention - at the tee, in your welcome bag, at meals, and more. With a variety of options to reach the industry's key decision makers in a relaxed, informal setting, you have a strategic opportunity to get noticed all while contributing to the success of the Foundation.

Sponsorship pricing:

  • Tee Sponsor - $ 1,500
  • Event Sponsor - $8,000
  • Event Sponsor & Golf Twosome - $11,600

Please contact Brad Aldrich, CMHS at or (202) 289-3154 for sponsorship details.

Event Sponsors

The American Hotel & Lodging Educational Foundation would like to thank the following 2016 event & media sponsors for their generous support:

Event Sponsors 2016: 
2016 Golf Classic Sponsors
Media Sponsors 2016:

2014 Golf Media Sponsors


Annual Giving Leaders
Carlson Family Foundation
Minaz Abji
The Robert Alter Family
Major Donors