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Habitat for Humanity Guatemala invites participation in its 3rd Open for Humanity

March 16, 2012

Habitat for Humanity Guatemala’s third annual Open for Humanity will take place Friday, March 23, 2012 in the Guatemala Country Club.




GUATEMALA CITY, Guatemala (March 16, 2012)
Habitat for Humanity Guatemala invites golfers to its “3rd Open for Humanity”, scheduled for Friday, March 23, 2012 in the prestigious Guatemala Country Club.

The tournament is one of the organization’s most important fundraising events of the year, possible with the support of the Guatemala Country Club, which donates the use of its course for the event. Other key supporters include: Valvoline, Gentrac, Delta, Re/Max Colonial, Lipton, Grupo Equitek, Grupo Golán, KitchenAid, Bienes Inmuebles TV, Bollé, Ogilvy, Durman, Rackets & Golf, Revista Actitud, Prensa Libre, Revista Ser Gerente, Hotel Crowne Plaza, Hotel Camino Real Antigua, El Green Times, Event Center, Grupo SML and De la Riva.

The third annual event will be played in the style of “A Go-Go” in foursomes, with a maximum of 88 players. Tee time is at 7:30 a.m.

The Open for Humanity offers its participants high stakes prizes, thanks to the support of its sponsors. Prizes will be provided for “Hole in one”, “Closests to the pin” and “Longest drive”.

The registration donation is GTQ 700 (roughly US $91) per participant, which includes the green fee and lunch.

For more information, please contact Jorge Samayoa, Corporate Relations Manager, Habitat for Humanity Guatemala,, Tel: +502 2333-0020 Cel. +502 4740-6016.

About Habitat for Humanity
Habitat for Humanity International is a global Christian nongovernmental housing organization that brings together people of all races, nationalities and religions to build homes, communities and hope. Since 1976, Habitat has served more than 500,000 families by building and improving homes; by advocating for fair and just housing policies; and by providing training and access to resources to help families improve their shelter conditions.

Habitat for Humanity first opened its doors in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) in 1979, and has since helped more than 100,000 low-income families to access adequate housing in the region.

Learn more about Habitat for Humanity in Latin America and the Caribbean.