NBAA 11th Annual Chairman’s Charity Classic Raises More Than $40,000 for NBAA Charities

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ATLANTA, GA, September 24, 2007 – The National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) 11th Annual Chairman’s Charity Classic Golf Tournament yesterday raised more than $40,000 for NBAA Charities, a charitable fund established to provide support to worthy causes in the business aviation community. A total of 260 golfers played at Stone Mountain Golf Club near Atlanta.

NBAA Chairman Kenneth E. Emerick, the event host, gave remarks during the awards luncheon following the tournament, which was generously supported by nearly 20 sponsors.

“Thanks to the golfers and many generous sponsors, this year’s Chairman’s Charity Classic raised funds that will help NBAA Charities continue its support for a wide range of philanthropic organizations,” said NBAA Vice President, Membership Connie Penne, who also serves as tournament director.

The Chairman’s Charity Classic is part of NBAA’s 60th Annual Meeting & Convention week activities. For more information about this event, or to view photos from the golf tournament, visit Editors: For photos, contact

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