Associa Desert Resort's Golf Tournament Brings in $29K for Charity

Dallas, Texas, UNITED STATES

PALM DESERT, Calif., Oct. 11, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Desert Resort Management, an Associa company, proudly makes a $29,000 donation to Associa Cares and two local charities. Coachella Valley's Animal Samaritans and FIND Food Bank each received $1,000 and $27,000 went toward Associa's nonprofit organization which assists families across the country in need due to natural and man-made disasters.

The contributions were made possible through funds raised at the Desert Resort Management Associa Cares Superhero Golf Tournament. The event took place at the Palm Valley Country Club in Palm Desert on September 16 and the motto was Become a Hero! Save the day! Help Make a Difference! More than 100 golfers took part in the action which included a round of golf, raffles, contests, and a silent auction all sponsored by the 50 business partners involved in the fundraising efforts.

"I want to thank our sponsors who made this event possible, especially our grand prize sponsor NPG Paving. The superhero theme was brilliant and the event was perfect from start to finish," said Desert Resort President Mark Dodge. "To be able to give to such worthy charities makes the day even more special. I'm proud of our Associa family, the communities we represent, and the business partners who made this all possible."

Associa Cares is a national nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization created to assist families and communities in crisis as a result of natural and man-made disasters. Through donations raised from Associa employees and at fundraising events across the country, Associa Cares is able to provide necessary goods and services to the families affected by these types of tragedies. If you know of a family that has been the victim of a natural or man-made disaster, go directly to to submit a request.

Building and managing successful communities for more than 35 years, Associa is the worldwide leader in community management with over 10,000 employees operating more than 180 branch offices in the United States, Mexico, and Canada. Based in Dallas, Texas, our industry expertise, financial strength, and innovation meet the unique needs of clients across the world with customized services and solutions designed to help communities achieve their vision. To learn more about Associa and its charitable organization, Associa Cares, go to or

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