National Hole-In-One to exhibit at the Association of Fundraising Professionals 51st International Conference on Fundraising
DALLAS, March 19, 2014 –National Hole-in-One (NHIO) will host an exhibit at the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) 51st International Conference in San Antonio, Texas. “King of Aces” and hole-in-one world record holder, Mancil Davis will greet attendees and autograph photos on Monday, March 24 from 10 am to 4 pm at the NHIO booth (#682) on the show floor. Attendees can also stop by the booth throughout the show to test their luck with our “Raise Your Funds” envelope draw for the chance to win $100 instantly (NHIO will also match the $100 prize with a donation to AFP on the winner’s behalf). Tote bags will be given to everyone who stops by the booth, as well as a chance to win an iPad The AFP 51st International Conference is March 23-25 at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center in San Antonio, Texas.
“Golf does more for charity than any other sport or leisure time activity!” said John P. Everhart, founder of NHIO. “Golf is a powerful driver in fundraising today and golf fundraisers have more than tripled over the past 20 years, according to a study done by the National Golf Foundation.”
NHIO, along with their sister company, Grand Prize Promotions have covered more than 350,000 events and have paid out more than $60,000,000. NHIO, the pioneer of the hole in one contest, has been in business for 32 years and is the oldest and most experienced hole-in-one prize provider in the world.
For 50 years, AFP has been the standard-bearer for professionalism in fundraising. The AFP International Conference on Fundraising is held each spring and brings more than 4,000 fundraising professionals together to discuss, teach and learn about new development issues. It offers more than 150 educational sessions designed to serve the development needs of participants from entry level to highly experienced.
About National Hole-In-One
National Hole-In-One(NHIO), with offices in Dallas and London, is the world’s oldest, leading provider of golf event prize services benefiting thousands of charities and corporate golf events each year. NHIO has successfully insured more than 350,000 events and paid out more than $60 million dollars in prizes and cash since its founding in 1981. As pioneers of the hole-in-one concept, NHIO has provided civic groups, automobile dealers, country clubs, resorts, corporations, radio and television stations and thousands of charitable organizations with reliable hole-in-one prize coverage. NHIO’s certificate and prizes are internationally backed by The Republic Group of companies, and rated “excellent” by AM Best. NHIO’s sister company, Grand Prize Promotions, can provide excitement at all fundraising events by offering a variety of contests that can be played at non-golf related fundraisers. Visit NHIO at www.hio.com and Grand Prize Promotions at www.grandprizepromotions.com