Sponsor Opportunities Available for Bello Machre’s 32nd Annual Golf Tournament

Anne Arundel County, MD – Bello Machre is looking for golfers and sponsors to participate in its 32nd Annual Golf Tournament on Wednesday, September 14, 2016, at Queenstown Harbor, Queenstown, Maryland. This tournament is to benefit children and adults with developmental disabilities. Secure online information, registration, and sponsorship opportunities are available. Dr. Robert T. Ireland, President and CEO of Bello Machre, stated, “We sincerely appreciate the support of our friends in the community who continually come out and support this spectacular day of golf and giving.”

Bello Machre salutes its Presenting Sponsor, Gordon Mumpower, President of Commercial Insurance Managers, who generously donated $15,000. Gordon, who has sponsored this tournament for over 22 years, commented, “I am honored to be able to support such a wonderful organization and event for so many years.”

Commercial Insurance Managers, located in Elkridge, Maryland, has been serving businesses in the Mid-Atlantic area since 1989 specializing in insurance programs for non-profit human service agencies. As a local, independent insurance agency, Commercial Insurance Managers offers a broad range of products including property, liability, professional, workers compensation, medical, and group life and disability insurances. Notably, Gordon Mumpower has over 30 years of experience in the industry and holds a master’s of business administration. Not to mention, he is a chartered property and casualty underwriter, and a licensed broker, agent, and advisor.


Sponsorships include Platinum Sponsors – $7,500; Gold Sponsors – $5,000; Silver Sponsors – $2,500; Bronze Sponsors – $1,000; Beverage Hole Sponsors – $750; and Tee/Green Sponsors – $250.

A huge thank you to our growing list of sponsors, including: Platinum Sponsors– Corporate Brokers; Gold Sponsors– Absolute Fire Protection, Inc., Bank of Glen Burnie, Cattail Construction, Inc., Champion Realty; Silver Sponsors – Bancorp, DataLink Interactive, Inc., First National Bank, Mobility Works, One Call Concepts Locating Services, Progressive Title Corporation.

Bello Machre anticipates over 125 golfers to participate in a Shotgun Start – Captain’s Choice. The tournament fee per golfer is $250. Also, golfers will enjoy an excellent raffle, the famous Sausage Stop at the 9th hole, and a chance to win a hole-in-one prize of $25,000.

About Bello Machre

Bello Machre, founded in 1972, means Home of My Heart in Gaelic. It is pronounced as Bĕllō Mah-cree. It is a non-profit organization in Anne Arundel County, Maryland that provides homes and support to children, teens, adults, and seniors with developmental disabilities. Its mission is to enrich the lives of those served through loving care, guidance, and opportunity so that they can live life to its fullest. Additionally, many of the people who serve live in its 57 community homes located throughout Central Maryland. Bello Machre’s Meaningful Day Program provides individualized day services. These include supported employment, job development and training, and community-based social, recreational, and educational opportunities. The goal is that each person we support is engaged in all aspects of community life.

Besides, the Hertha and Jesse Adams Ray of Hope Program provides help and support to hundreds of children and adults in their own homes. The program also offers assistance with expenses such as specialized summer camp, physical therapy, and adaptive equipment. Further, the trained and caring staff also provides residential respite care during family hospitalizations, emergencies, and vacations 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Bello Machre aims to empower people with developmental disabilities to live life to its fullest.

For further information: Contact Tracy Lynott, Development Director, at 443.702.3016