JACKSON, Miss. (October 12, 2017) – The Sanderson Farms Championship is pleased to announce that Trustmark has recommitted to being the presenting sponsor of the Military Outpost during the 2017 tournament. The 50th Sanderson Farms Championship is set for October 23-29, 2017 at The Country Club of Jackson.
The Military Outpost will be a hospitality pavilion on the 10th Green where various military units from around the state of Mississippi will be entertained during the tournament. Guest groups will include active-duty, reserve, and retired military, as well as veterans.
“We are honored to offer our Military a special, complimentary hospitality experience to enjoy while watching the tournament,” Trustmark Senior Vice President and Director of Corporate Communications & Marketing Melanie Morgan stated. “The sponsorship of this pavilion is our way of expressing gratitude and appreciation to our veterans, as well as active-duty, reserve and retired military service members for their commitment, courage, and bravery to keeping America free.”
About Trustmark Corporation
Trustmark Corporation (NASDAQ:TRMK) is a financial services company providing banking and financial solutions through 199 offices in Alabama, Florida, Mississippi, Tennessee, and Texas.
About The Sanderson Farms Championship
The Sanderson Farms Championship is an annual stop on the PGA TOUR hosted by Century Club Charities, a non-profit, 501(c)(3) organization whose mission is to promote the game of golf for the benefit of charity. The tournament’s primary beneficiary is Friends of Children’s Hospital. The tournament has been part of the PGA TOUR schedule since 1968 and is now in its seventh year as a part of the FedExCup. Sanderson Farms (NASDAQ:SAFM), the nation’s third largest poultry producer based in Laurel, Miss., is the title sponsor.