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Win the Hole-in-One contest, and take home a 2024 VW ID.4 Standard, courtesy of Nemer Auto Group. Post-play, golfers and ticketed guests are invited to an exclusive dinner and awards reception at Yaddo.


1 PM Shotgun Start | 6 PM Awards & Dinner at Yaddo


Sponsor the 2024 Yaddo Golf Invitational

Foursome, individual golfer tickets, and dinner tickets are available NOW!

To make an even greater impact and put your business in the forefront, become a sponsor! Sponsorship starts at $300, and benefits are crafted to provide maximum marketing potential for your company.

Don't miss this special event! For assistance with sponsorship, contact Director of Donor Relations Kat Trippany via email ktrippany@yaddo.org, or call (518) 584-0746.

Your sponsorship is tax deductible, in accordance with the law. All sponsors will receive an acknowledgement letter for your records. Yaddo is a 501c3 nonprofit organization.


This event will sell out at 128 golfers!

Foursome packages are $1,000. Individual packages are $300. Dinner-only tickets are $125.

Foursome packages include (per person): A round of golf, plus carts; a boxed lunch; a golfer goodie bag; and admission to the post-play awards and dinner reception in the Yaddo Mansion, hosted by Steve Friedman.

Individual* packages include: A round of golf, plus carts; a boxed lunch; a golfer goodie bag; and admission to the post-play awards and dinner reception in the Yaddo Mansion, hosted by Steve Friedman. *Individuals will be matched into a foursome by Yaddo.

Join us for an exclusive dining experience at Yaddo! Dinner-only tickets will be available for $125 per person.


Steve Friedman (Yaddo Artist-in-Residence 2019) is the author of Lost on Treasure Island, Driving Lessons and The Agony of Victory and co-author of Loose Balls and Eat & Run, both New York Times bestsellers. He is a two-time National Magazine Award finalist. He has written for The New York Times, The Washington Post, New York magazine, GQ, Esquire, Outside, Runner’s World, Bicycling and many other publications, and his stories have been collected and cited as notable in The Best American series (Sports, Essays and Travel) 30 times. Steve grew up in St. Louis, Missouri, graduated from Stanford University and currently lives in Manhattan.

Find out more about Steve: www.SteveFriedman.net.


Yaddo Golf Planning Committee

Event Chair: Steve Friedman

Ben Adams

Steve Celeste

Charmaine Daniels

Scott Gresens

Paige Fairchild

Peter Nemer

Michael R. Phinney

Andrew Pickering

Tarik O’Regan

Dr. Gregory A. Threatte, MD


Thank you to our generous sponsors!

Paige Fairchild

Marilynn and Willis Goldsmith

Madelyn Pulver Jennings

Isam Salah

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