This year 137 golfers participated in the 6th Annual Leo Luckey Golf Tournament. Thanks to our sponsors, Refuge Golf Club, participants, donors providing raffle and drawing prizes, our Chapter and Auxiliary volunteers, and our guest speaker at our awards banquet, Trent Dilks, for another successful fundraiser.

To all our sponsors and supporters we wish you a safe and happy holiday. Thank you for your donations and time.

Thank you to our Sponsors

5 Star Sponsor – Aspen Exteriors
Silver Star Sponsor – Blaine Festival, Inc.
Bronze Star Sponsor – Fairway Financial Services, Inc.
Purple Heart Sponsor – One-way Wireless Communication
Army Sponsor – Diane Bohlman
Air Force Sponsor – Madeleine Luskey
Navy Sponsor – A-Team Construction
Marines Sponsor – Leo Luskey
Hole In One Sponsor – St. Michael American Legion Post 567
Driving Range Sponsor – Stein Industries

Thank you to our Hole and Tee Sponsors:

Financial One Credit Union
           Traffic Management
            DAV State Department
            Northeast Bank
            Famous Dave’s of Coon Rapids
            Vista Outdoors (Federal Ammunition)
            Renewal by Andersen

Cars for Neighbors Inc.
Veterans Camp on Big Marine Lake
Ajax Metal Forming Solutions
Physical Therapy Consultant

Here’s a sampling of some of our donated
Set of 7 Callaway Irons (value at $1,000)
Gift Certificate for N&S Great Lakes Fishing (value at $500)
Gift Certificate for R-Forrest Charter Fishing (value at $500)
50 Feet of Gutters (value at $500)
Gift Certificate at Big Marine (value at $200)
BBQ Grill (value at $200)

Two Sets of Refurbished Golf Clubs (BSA Project) with Golf Bag (Priceless)
Preseason Viking Tickets
Twins Ticke

Thank you to ALL our donors!

Thanks to all the sponsors, participants, donors, DAV volunteers, and Refuge Golf Club staff for supporting the Leo Luskey 5th Annual DAV Golf Tournament last year. The tournament was a huge success. Held on July 8, 2021, the tournament was one of the Chapter’s major fundraisers supporting Veterans and their families in Anoka and surrounding counties.

5 Star Sponsor – Apsen Exteriors Inc.  https://aspenexteriors.com/
Silver Star Sponsor – Blaine Festival https://blainefestival.org/
Bronze Star Sponsor – Fairway Financial Services http://fairwayfinancial.org/
Navy Cross Sponsor – One-Way Communication https://www.owwc.com/
Marine Corps Sponsor – Leo Luskey
Navy Sponsor – A-Team Construction https://www.ateamconstructioninc.com
Army – Madeline Luskey
Air Force – Tyrone Inc.
6th Hole, Hole In One – One-Way Communication

34 teams competed for prizes and awards, at the Refuge Golf Club in Oak Grove, Minnesota. There was plenty of excitement at hole 14, as players tried to score a hole in one to win a 2021 Jeep Gladiator High Altitude 4×4, (donated from Coon Rapids Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram).

Tee and Hole Sponsors

Aspen Exteriors
Blaine Festival
Associated Exteriors
A-Team Construction
One-Way Communication
Famous Dave’s
BJ Baas Builders
Vista Outdoor
Ajax Metal Forming
Premier Banks
Electrical Workers Local 292 IBEW
Financial One Credit Union
Coon Rapids Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep
DAV of Minnesota
Northeast Bank
Fairway Financial Services
Traffic Management Inc.
Big Marine Veterans Camp
Loyd & LaVerne Brandvold
Leo Luskey
Madeline Luskey
Ken Sholes Memorial

Guest speaker National DAV Commander Butch Whitehead, shared the many goals and accomplishments of the DAV over the past two years to continue support to our Veterans and their families.

Hand-crafted recognition for our
first place tournament winners…

Here are just SOME of the SILENT AUCTION items that participants bid on to raise additional funds for area veterans and thier families…

N & S Great Lakes Charter Fishing Package
Canterbury Park Package
20 Personal-sized Wine Tasting Set
Hand Crafted U.S. Flag Wall Décor
Picnic Basket complete with Utensils
30-inch Outdoor Fire Pit
R Forrest Charter Fishing Package
Starbucks Gift Basket
Bocce Ball Set
Lite Weight Golf Bag
Black Monster Cooler with Golf Package for Four
Veterans Rest Camp $200 Gift Certificate
Absolute Cribbage Boards
Pleasant Acres Golf 18-Hole Golf Package
Prairie Edge Casino Package
Golf Umbrellas
Home Depot Certificates
18 Holes at Treasure Island Golf Course
Spirit of the Water Cruise for Two
Variety of Themed Gift Baskets
Refuge Golf Club 12-Hole Packages
Willey McCoys $100 Gift Cards