William G Lauer Foundation for ALS and Charities http://lauerfoundation.org Giving back to the ALS community Wed, 20 Aug 2014 18:59:08 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.5.4 5th annual golf tournament http://lauerfoundation.org/5th-annual-golf-tournament/ Sat, 26 Jul 2014 18:58:35 +0000 http://lauerfoundation.org/?p=1526 William was a long time photographer for the Lincoln Journal Star and we have played this tournament to raise funds for the Lauer Foundation to benefit the charity benefitting ALS research and ALS causes – helping pay for ramps, widen doorways, transportation and other care for those with Lou Gehrig’s Disease.

This is the 5th annual tournament.

We are merging with the Roadhouse Scramble so it will be the  Roadhouse 4 person Scramble benefitting the William Lauer Foundation

August 10th – 1pm Shotgun

$240 per team (that’s $60 per) includes Greens Fees with cart,  T-Shirt,  Prizes and Dinner at the Roadhouse following the tournament. And Prizes will be significant. Donations to the Lauer Foundation will be voluntary and we will have some auction items

We already have 20 teams signed up so if you know of any teams that already are committing to play they need to sign up fast!!   The deadline for signups is August 1st and we only have room for 35 teams!

 Sign up by calling the Roadhouse at 402-420-6262 or call me at Pioneers 402-441-8966

Ken Hambleton
Reporter | Lincoln Journal Star

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Tee Off Against Lou Gehrig’s Disease 2013 http://lauerfoundation.org/tee-off-against-lou-gehrigs-disease-2013/ Fri, 07 Jun 2013 21:17:17 +0000 http://www.lauerfoundation.org/tee-off-against-lou-gehrigs-disease-2013/ Sunday August 4, 2013 – Sunday August 4, 2013.

3701 South 70th Street

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The William Lauer Foundation, with special help from presenting sponsor SCHEELS Sporting Goods, bring you the the 4th annual Tee Off Against Lou Gehrig’s Disease on Sunday, August 4, 2013 at the Holmes Golf Course at 3701 South 70th Street.  Registration begins at 12:30 p.m., with shotgun tee off at 2 p.m.  $80 per person (green fee and carts as well as burgers with all the fixin’s after golf)

Be sure to sign up early and encourage others to join you.  We expect a packed course!  The day includes dinner plus live and silent auctions open to golfers and nongolfers alike. For golfers, we offer fantastic goodie bags, fun pin prizes and plenty of games on the course including a shot at a new car.

All proceeds benefit the William G. Lauer Foundation’s efforts to assist Nebraskans living with ALS. Contributions from previous tournaments have helped the Foundation purchase items to help ALS patients remain in their homes, including a wheelchair ramp, home modifications, and respite care for family caregivers.

For information on becoming a sponsor of the Tee Off Against Lou Gehrig’s Disease, contact Rick Poore at rick@shirts101.com. For questions about the tournament, email info@lauerfoundation.org.

Thanks for your support, and we’ll see you on the course!

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Croquet tournament cancelled. http://lauerfoundation.org/croquet-tournament-cancelled/ Fri, 10 May 2013 14:40:37 +0000 http://www.lauerfoundation.org/?p=1510 Dear supporters of the William G. Lauer Foundation,
We regret that the Lawn Warriors Classic Croquet Tournament scheduled for May 18 has been canceled due to lack of enough registered participants to cover costs of the event. We apologize to all of you looking forward to this fun gathering. We’re truly grateful for your support of Nebraskans with ALS, and we hope you will join us for the Tee Off Against Lou Gehrig’s Disease golf tournament later this year. For those of you who have paid your registration fee, a refund check will be sent to your address of record in the next two weeks. Thank you again for all you do to support Nebraskans battling ALS.
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Lawn Warrior Classic 2013 – cancelled http://lauerfoundation.org/lawn-warrior-classic-2013/ Fri, 12 Apr 2013 19:10:14 +0000 http://www.lauerfoundation.org/?p=1464 Dear supporters of the William G. Lauer Foundation,
We regret that the Lawn Warriors Classic Croquet Tournament scheduled for May 18 has been canceled due to lack of enough registered participants to cover costs of the event. We apologize to all of you looking forward to this fun gathering. We’re truly grateful for your support of Nebraskans with ALS, and we hope you will join us for the Tee Off Against Lou Gehrig’s Disease golf tournament later this year. For those of you who have paid your registration fee, a refund check will be sent to your address of record in the next two weeks. Thank you again for all you do to support Nebraskans battling ALS.
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William Lauer, 1961-2012 http://lauerfoundation.org/rest-in-peace/ Fri, 21 Dec 2012 18:13:30 +0000 http://www.lauerfoundation.org/?p=1410 William Lauer died in his sleep early morning Friday, December 21.  He will be dearly missed by the many people whose lives he touched.

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Auction items and pin prizes announced! http://lauerfoundation.org/auction-items-and-pin-prizes-announced/ Tue, 24 Jul 2012 23:18:26 +0000 http://www.lauerfoundation.org/?p=1375 We are proud to announce some of the items lucky participants of the 2012 Tee Off Against Lou Gehrig’s Disease will be taking home with them.

We will be raffling off a set of two 1-day passes to the 2013 US Senior Open

Additional auction and pin prize items include:

Orlimer Black TI golf set- value $300
Taylor Made R11S Driver-value$400
Opti-Shot golf simulator-value$400
2 Footjoy Rainsuits- value$300 Each
Adams A5Os Iron set-value$300
Callaway Razr Fit Driver-value$400
Cobra Amp Driver-value $300

Ogio GromII golf bag- value $180
Ogio Travel bag for clubs – value $200

Foursome at firethorn
Foursome at West Nine
Foursome at the Knolls in Omaha
Foursome at Hillcrest country club
Foursome at Highlands

And lots more.  Don’t forget to get registered today!

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Walking for William. http://lauerfoundation.org/walking-for-william/ Mon, 16 Jul 2012 14:21:40 +0000 http://www.lauerfoundation.org/?p=1357

 

A group of us have put together a team to participate in the Walk To Defeat ALS in Lincoln.  Our team, Walking for William, will be participating during the event, Sunday, Aug. 25. We would sure appreciate your support ~ click the link below to donate to our team in honor of William Lauer and on behalf of the William G. Lauer Foundation. Thanks!

For more information about the walk, go here: http://web.alsa.org/site/PageServer?pagename=WLK_BP_NE_eventlist
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Tee Off Against Lou Gehrig’s Disease 2012 http://lauerfoundation.org/tee-off-against-lou-gehrigs-disease-2012/ Tue, 26 Jun 2012 14:06:49 +0000 http://www.lauerfoundation.org/events/tee-off-against-lou-gehrigs-disease-2012/ Sunday August 12, 2012 – Sunday August 12, 2012 8901 Augusta Dr

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Description: The William Lauer Foundation, with special help from presenting sponsor Scheels Sporting Goods, bring you the the 3rd annual Tee Off Against Lou Gehrig’s Disease on Sunday, August 12, 2012 at the HiMark Golf Course. Registration begins at 11:30 a.m., with tee off at 1 p.m. Be sure to sign up early and encourage others to join you. The day includes dinner plus live and silent auctions open to golfers and nongolfers alike. For golfers, we offer fantastic goodie bags, fun pin prizes and plenty of games on the course. Click here to check out some of the wonderful prizes and auction items. All proceeds benefit the William G. Lauer Foundation’s efforts to assist Nebraskans living with ALS. Contributions from previous tournaments have helped the Foundation purchase items to help ALS patients remain in their homes, including a wheelchair ramp, home modifications, and respite care for family caregivers. For information on becoming a sponsor of the Tee Off Against Lou Gehrig’s Disease, contact Rick Poore at rick@shirts101.com. For questions about the tournament, email info@lauerfoundation.org. Thanks for your support, and we’ll see you on the course!

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Lawn Warrior Classic 2013 http://lauerfoundation.org/lawn-warrior-classic-2012/ Fri, 16 Mar 2012 13:58:14 +0000 http://www.lauerfoundation.org/?p=1236 Saturday May 18, 2013 – Saturday May 18, 2013

Northwest 42nd Street and West Wilkins Street

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Description:

The Lawn Warrior Classic 2013 is a fundraising event for the William G. Lauer Foundation, to help fulfill its mission of supporting ALS patients in Nebraska and finding a cure for this always fatal disease.

The entry fee is $40 for each competitor, $20 for youth under 16, in this two-person team, alternate-shot tournament.

After filling out the registration below click submit. This will take you to the next page that confirms your information.

Bring your friends, family and lawn chairs to Northwest 42nd Street and West Wilkins Street in Airpark, Saturday, May 18, to watch this highly entertaining spectator sport.  Lunch is at noon, play begins at 1 pm.

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2011 Golf Tournament Photos http://lauerfoundation.org/2011-golf-tournament-photos/ Mon, 22 Aug 2011 00:34:57 +0000 http://www.lauerfoundation.org/?p=1178

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