JACKSON, Miss. – The Sanderson Farms Championship is excited to announce Mac Haik has come on board as the sponsor of the Mac Haik Tailgate.
Located just off the 18th fairway, the Mac Haik Tailgate will be a perfect gathering spot for spectators, complete with a 9’ x 16’ large screen TV to keep up with all golf (and football) action. Other amenities include sports bar type concessions, beverage specials, and tailgate games (cornhole, ladder toss, giant jenga). Players will make tailgate appearances throughout the week. The Mac Haik Tailgate is free with admission to the tournament, set for October 24-30, 2016 at The Country Club of Jackson.
“Mac Haik is pleased to join forces with Sanderson Farms in order to provide an exciting place for fans to come together to watch the premier professional sporting event in the state,” said Andy Leeper, General Manager of Mac Haik Mississippi. “We are delighted to help make a tremendous impact for Children’s of Mississippi. We encourage everyone to come out, socialize, and enjoy some great golf action.”
About Mac Haik
Mac Haik Mississippi is a Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, and Ram Dealership with locations in Jackson at 5395 I-55 North, and in Flowood at 4000 Lakeland Drive. They sell Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, Ram parts, and accessories. They service and repair all Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, and Ram models. They also buy and sell quality used cars.
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 sixth 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.
About Century Club Charities
Century Club Charities is a not-for-profit, tax-exempt 501(c) 3 organization whose mission is to promote the game of golf for the benefit of Mississippi charities. Since 1994, Century Club Charities has served as the host organization for Mississippi’s PGA TOUR event, helping to raise over $11 million for statewide charities.
About Sanderson Farms
Sanderson Farms, Inc., founded in 1947, is engaged in the production, processing, marketing and distribution of fresh and frozen chicken and other prepared food items. Employing more than 13,000 employees in operations spanning five states and 13 different cities, Sanderson Farms is the third largest poultry producer in the United States. As a company, Sanderson Farms is committed to adopting a fresh approach in everything they do, not only where products are concerned, but company-wide as well. Though the company has grown in size, it still adheres to the same hometown values of honesty, integrity, and innovation that was established when the Sanderson family founded the company in 1947.