LAWTON, OK – Comanche Nation Entertainment has announced the return of its third annual golf tournament to support Comanche Nation youth. The tournament will be held on Monday, August 7 at Fort Sill Golf Course with funds benefiting Comanche Cares, Comanche Nation Entertainment’s community giving initiative.
Committed to supporting the community and aiding those in need, Comanche Cares will donate $5,000 of the proceeds to Comanche Academy, a free public charter school that embraces the Comanche culture and language as its instructional format; and Comanche Nation Higher Education, a department dedicated to supporting Comanche Nation tribal members in obtaining their educational goals, matching last year’s contribution.
This year’s golf tournament is supported by the contributions of over 20 sponsors. “We would like to thank our sponsors for their generous support,” said Mia Tahdooahnippah, CEO of Comanche Nation Entertainment. “We are deeply grateful for their generosity and commitment to our education in the community.”
Players will have several opportunities to win prizes and compete in challenges including a Hole-in-One Challenge sponsored by Classic Lawton Chevrolet with a prize of a Chevrolet vehicle and another Hole-in-One Challenge sponsored by Nissan of Lawton with a prize of a 2023 Nissan Altima SR.
The tournament will also feature additional prizes for the Longest Drive Challenge, hole-in-one prize at all par-3s, and the Closest to the Pin Challenge.
“Thanks to our local community and generous sponsors, this event marks another step forward in supporting Comanche Nation students and schools,” said Tahdooahnippah. “Together, we are making a positive impact and building a brighter future.”