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Zander Insurance Signs on as Lead Sponsor of Annual Gilda’s Club Golf Classic

2020 Fundraiser Slated for October 12 at Prestigious Golf Club of Tennessee

NASHVILLE, TENN. – September 22, 2020 – Gilda’s Club Middle Tennessee, a non-profit dedicated to providing social and emotional support to anyone impacted by cancer, will host its annual Gilda’s Club Golf Classic on Monday, October 12, 2020 with Zander Insurance as its newly-named presenting sponsor. Held at the prestigious Golf Club of Tennessee in Kingston Springs – one of America’s 50 Greatest Golf Retreats – the event is one of the local non-profit’s biggest annual fundraisers and enjoys a reputation as one of Greater Nashville’s premiere business networking events each fall.

Zander Insurance golf sponsor Gilda's Club cancer charity Middle Tennessee Nashville

“Zander Insurance Group has made a commitment to help ensure no one faces cancer alone through their ongoing corporate support of Gilda’s Club Middle Tennessee,” said Harriet Schiftan, Gilda’s Club president and CEO. “As the 2020 Gilda’s Club Golf Classic presenting sponsor, Zander Insurance Group is making cancer support at no cost possible for thousands of Middle Tennesseans and their families. We are so grateful for their generosity.”

Gilda’s Club Golf Classic will kick-off at 10:30 a.m. on October 12 with player check-in, the opening of the driving range, and a box lunch, according to Allen Huggins, owner of WH Properties and member of the Gilda’s Club Golf Classic committee. A shotgun start will follow at noon, and the event will wrap-up late afternoon with an awards ceremony and dinner.

“Gilda’s Club has been working closely with the Golf Club of Tennessee to ensure the safety of our golfers,” Huggins said. “Players will be encouraged to bring their own masks, which are required inside the Club, as well as have the option to have a two-person or single-person cart for their day on the course. We’ll also be serving boxed meals. Safety is our top priority.”

To learn more about hole and team sponsorship opportunities, which start at $1800, including play for four, contact Hayley Levy at or 615-329-1124.

To learn more about Gilda’s Club Middle Tennessee, visit

Laura Alabed-Olsson, Dir. Marketing / Communications
615.329.1124 or 615.948.7682 (cell)

About Gilda’s Club Middle Tennessee (formerly Gilda’s Club Nashville)
Gilda’s Club Middle Tennessee, an affiliate of the Cancer Support Community, is dedicated to providing support, education and hope to all people impacted by cancer, including family members and friends of those diagnosed. Free of charge to everyone, Gilda’s Club Middle Tennessee’s evidence-based programming for men, women, children, and families includes support groups, healthy lifestyle workshops, mind-body classes, social activities, educational lectures and community resource information. Offering approximately 70 professionally-led support and networking groups, and more than 80 educational workshops and lectures each month, Gilda’s Club Middle Tennessee is able to make a tangible difference in the lives of those impacted by cancer. We build community, so no one has to face cancer alone.