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Petra’s Hope in One Charity Golf Tournament Provides Community Support

LEFT: Petra Industries’ Bill and Cindy Stewart present a donation of $35,000 to Mercy Multiplied of America, Director of Fundraising, Lauren Hobar. Pictured left to right are: Mercy Multiplied Alum Lexi Angstadt, Lauren Hobar, Cindy Stewart and Bill Stewart. RIGHT: Petra Industries’ Bill and Cindy Stewart present a donation of $35,000 to Whiz Kids Oklahoma, Director Bea Jai Webb. Pictured left to right are: Bea Jai Webb, Former Whiz Kid Ronesha Johnson, Cindy Stewart and Bill Stewart.

LEFT: Petra Industries’ Bill and Cindy Stewart present a donation of $35,000 to Mercy Multiplied of America, Director of Fundraising, Lauren Hobar. Pictured left to right are: Mercy Multiplied Alum Lexi Angstadt, Lauren Hobar, Cindy Stewart and Bill Stewart.
RIGHT: Petra Industries’ Bill and Cindy Stewart present a donation of $35,000 to Whiz Kids Oklahoma, Director Bea Jai Webb. Pictured left to right are: Bea Jai Webb, Former Whiz Kid Ronesha Johnson, Cindy Stewart and Bill Stewart.

EDMOND, OK (10.14.2016) – Petra Industries has announced that it’s 18th Annual Charity Golf Tournament, held on October 6 raised $70,000 to support Whiz Kids and Mercy Multiplied.

Petra’s 18th Annual Charity Golf Tournament saw thirty-Six teams tee off for a best ball scramble at Oak Tree Country Club in Edmond, Oklahoma.

Petra’s 18th Annual Charity Golf Tournament saw thirty-Six teams tee off for a best ball scramble at Oak Tree Country Club in Edmond, Oklahoma.

“Giving back to the community is one of the cornerstones of any successful business, and Hope-in-One is a great example of that,” said Petra founder and CEO Bill Stewart. “I’m proud to say that it’s been another successful year for the tournament, and I’m thankful for the support of our vendors and partners who helped make it happen.”

More than 70 of Petra’s vendors and partners participated in this year’s event. The festivities began on Wednesday, October 5, with a cocktail reception and Texas Hold ‘Em Tournament at Topgolf Oklahoma City. The following day participants hit the links at Oak Tree Country Club for a shotgun-start best-ball scramble. The festivities concluded with a luncheon for all attendees, where prizes were awarded for best team score, longest drive, longest putt and closest-to-the-pin competitions on designated holes.

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Near the conclusion of the event, participants were privileged to hear personal and inspirational testimonials from alumni of Whiz Kids and Mercy Multiplied. Their moving messages conveyed the positive impact that these programs have on the community to all in attendance.

The real winners of the 2016 tournament are charities Whiz Kids Oklahoma and Mercy Multiplied. The team with the best score of the day pictured from left are Petra Director of People Services Corbin Harrision, Tony Ishmael from HUB International, Gray Holden from Willis Towers Watson and Express Personnel’s Brent Boutwell and John Behrend.

The real winners of the 2016 tournament are charities Whiz Kids Oklahoma and Mercy Multiplied. The team with the best score of the day pictured from left are Petra Director of People Services Corbin Harrision, Tony Ishmael from HUB International, Gray Holden from Willis Towers Watson and Express Personnel’s Brent Boutwell and John Behrend.

Petra would like to thank its many generous sponsors for the event, including Absolut Sales & Marketing, Pioneer, P3 International Corporation, Motorola, Stanley Black & Decker, Sennheiser Electronic Corp, Clarion, Bank of Oklahoma, Koss Corporation, Midland, Paycom, CTPG-NAPCO, NAXA Electronics, Wilson Electronics, Fed Ex, Lambro Industries, Royal, Garmin International, Nortek Security & Control, Allsop, SiriusXM, BIC America, BHC, NSC Marketing Group, AAMP of America, Abbott Rubber Company, Merrill Lynch, Dual Electronics Corp, SuperGlue Corp/Pacer Technology, DataComm Electronics, Metra Electronics Corporation, Market Solutions Inc, GSM Outdoors, WirthCo Engineering Co, Allegiance Credit Union, znitro, CommerceHub, Lenmar Enterprises, Hangman Products, SureCall, Peerless-AV, Dane-Elec Corp., American Music, OmniMount, IC Intracom, Pelican Products, Sooner Lift Inc, Whistler, DPI, Atrend, AudioVox Accessories, Swann, Cobra Electronics, Deflecto LLC, VTech Communications, Voxx Accessories Group, Conair, Pratt (Love Box) LLC, OEM and SDI Technologies.

For more info, visit www.petra.com or call 1-800-443-6975.