Children’s Charities to be the Big Wynners at the Wyndham Championship


Spectators to Vote on Charity to Receive $100,000 from Wyndham Worldwide

GREENSBORO, N.C. www.wyndhamworldwide.comWyndham Worldwide, one of the world’s largest hospitality companies, is donating $100,000 toward a children-focused charity, during the Wyndham Championship, set for Sedgefield Country Club August 18-21, 2011.

Throughout the Wyndham Championship, spectators will vote at computer kiosks
in the “Key to Wyn” tent for their “charity of choice” from almost 50 local
and national not-for-profit children’s organizations. The $100,000 is being
donated through Wishes by Wyndham, the philanthropic foundation of Wyndham
Worldwide, and official charity of the Wyndham Championship.

The following local charities are included on the ballot and align with the
children’s health and wellness focus of Wishes by Wyndham. The winning
charity will be announced Sunday, August 21, with a special check
presentation ceremony following the Wyndham Championship trophy presentation
on the 18th green at Sedgefield Country Club.

Alamance County Dispute Settlement & Youth Services

Alamance Partnership for Children

Amos Cottage

Autism Society of NC

Big Brothers & Big Sisters of Piedmont

Black Child Development Institute

Boy Scouts

Boys & Girls Club of Triad

Boys & Girls Home of NC

Burlington Housing Authority

Centers for Exceptional Children

Children’s Hunger Relief Fund

Children’s Wish Foundation International

Children’s Home Society of NC

Communities in Schools

Crosby’s Scholar Program

Cystic Fibrosis Foundation

Family Service of the Piedmont

First Tee of the Triad

Foster Friends of North Carolina

Girl Scouts

Guilford Child Development

Imprints for Families

Invisible Children

Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation – Triad

Kevin Harvick Foundation

Make a Wish Foundation – Central NC

Masonic Home for Children at Oxford

Moms Rising

North Carolina Therapeutic Riding Center

Partnership for Drug-free NC

Positive Attitude Youth Center (Alamance County)

Prevent Child Abuse NC

Reading Connections

Ronald McDonald House Charities

Shriners Hospitals

Smile Train

Thompson Child & Family Focus

Tools for Schools (Guilford Education Alliance)

Triangle Family Services

United Way Chapters of the Triad

Victory Junction Gang Camp

YMCAs of Triad

Youth Build

Youth Focus

Youth Opportunities

Youth Unlimited

YWCAs of Triad