GECAC Golf Classic

32nd R. Benjamin Wiley & Walter L. Osborne Memorial Golf Classic

  • Thursday, June 27, 2024
  • Venango Valley Inn & Golf Course, 21217 Church Street, Venango, PA 16440
  • Registration……….10 am
    Shotgun Start……….11 am
    Awards Banquet……….5 pm



Join us for an unforgettable day on the links at the annual R. Benjamin Wiley & Walter L. Osborne Memorial Golf Classic.  You and your foursome will also enjoy lunch, beverages, contests, and challenging games along the course. Your afternoon concludes with a celebratory awards banquet. 

Great golf for an amazing cause! Our long-running classic brings golfers together to support aging, housing, education, and employment & income services for 20,000 low-income families throughout Erie County.

Sponsor Opportunities

Tournament Sponsor—$5,000
Two Complimentary Foursomes
Corporate Signage at Golf Course Entry
Remarks During Start
Corporate Signage at Hole

Golf Cart Sponsor—$3,500
Two Complimentary Foursomes
Corporate Signage on Each Golf Cart
Corporate Signage at Hole

Banquet Sponsor—$2,500
One Complimentary Foursome
Corporate Signage at Banquet
Corporate Signage at Hole

Team Sponsor—$1,000
One Complimentary Foursome
Corporate Signage at Hole

Lunch Sponsor—$750
Corporate Signage at Lunch Locations

Beverage Sponsor—$750
Corporate Signage at  Beverage Locations 

Hole Sponsor—$250
Corporate Signage at Hole




Maureen Fink
CEO Assistant
(814) 459-4581

2023 Team Photos


 1st  Place     Ed Dawson, Lionel Pullium, Ollie Pullium, Donald Bender (RB Wiley Community Charter School)

 2nd Place     Darren Cox, Joe Cox, Doug Dalton, Frank Penpek (UPMC Health Plan)

3rd Place       Bob Paris, Paul Gibbens, Grant Miller, Jeff Presogna (First National Bank)


Thank you to our 2023 Sponsors!

Tournament Sponsor

UPMC Health Plan.jpg

Tournament Sponsor

Root, Spitznas & Smiley Inc.

 Golf Cart Sponsor


Banquet Sponsor


Banquet Sponsor


Banquet Sponsor


Team Sponsors

Blue Rock Construction

Danny Jones

Erie County Community College of PA

East Side Renaissance Inc.

First National Bank of PA


Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield

Historic Square Agency, LLC. / Bayfront Benefit Solutions

Northwest Bank

Presque Isle Downs & Casino

Reddog Industries, Inc.

Sarah A. Reed Children's Center

Widget Financial

Lunch Sponsor

Bayfront Benefit Solutions

Voices for Independence

Hole-In-One Sponsor

Super Soul Saturday

Hole Sponsors

100 Black Men of Erie, PA

Atkinson's Barber Shop

Barbara Steele

Bay City Lodge #68 – Prince Hall Affiliate

Charlise Moore

Elect Elizabeth Hirz District Attorney

Erie Bank

Erie Federal Credit Union

Gannon University

Loyal Christian Benefit Association

M. Atkinson & Associates

Michael Kudlak Millcreek Constable

Mike Butler

Pineapple Eddie Southern Bistro

Scobell Company Inc.

Shiloh Baptist Church

Society of Holy Trinity #240

WP$E Money Radio