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Monday, 13 May 2013 09:32

The Marine Corps League Desert Leathernecks Detachment 1171 will host a fundraising golf event on May 18, 2013.

The Cpl Erik H. Silva Red, White and Blue Golf Tournament will raise money for organizations like The Fisher House Charities , Marine Toys for Tots Foundation and Gold Star Mothers. All three of those charities help local veterans and their families in Imperial County. The tournament honors Cpl Erik Silva , a U.S. Marine from Imperial Valley , who died in combat in April of 2003 while serving in Iraq in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom. The three person scramble will be held at the Barbara Worth Golf Resort. Cost is $100.00 per golfer. Cost includes golf , cart , lunch , polo shirt and starter pack. Sponsorships are available and golfers may reserve a space by calling Jay Silva at 760 - 222 - 5113 or Rac Castillo at 760 - 960 - 5621.