Events, SCSD

2024 Always Beside You Golf Tournament & Gala | Southern Cross Service Dogs

Welcome to Our Flagship Fundraisers!

Southern Cross Service Dogs invites you to participate in our most significant events of the year: the Always Beside You Celebrity Golf Tournament and Gala. Set in the luxurious settings of the Waldorf Astoria Orlando, these events are more than just gatherings; they are a celebration of our commitment to veterans and their service dogs.

Always Beside You Celebrity Golf Tournament

Date: Friday, May 3rd, 2024, Location: Waldorf Astoria Orlando

Join us for an exceptional day on the green where you can play alongside celebrities and sports legends for a noble cause. Enjoy a morning breakfast, engage in a competitive round of golf, and conclude with an awards ceremony that celebrates your contributions to our cause. Learn more and register for the Golf Tournament.

Cocktail Party 

Date: Friday, May 3rd, 2024, at 7 PM Location: Waldorf Astoria Orlando, Grand Ballroom

Join us for an electrifying start to the Always Beside You weekend with our exclusive Cocktail Party featuring the dynamic sounds of Six Feet Thunder, a sensational band hailing from Memphis. This evening event at the opulent Waldorf Astoria Orlando offers the perfect prelude to our Gala, providing an atmosphere filled with energy, music, and camaraderie.

Engage in delightful conversations, enjoy the unique musical stylings of Six Feet Thunder, and connect with fellow supporters and enthusiasts of Southern Cross Service Dogs.

Always Beside You Gala

Date: Saturday, May 4th, 2024, Location: Waldorf Astoria

Be part of an enchanting evening that combines luxury, entertainment, and philanthropy. Enjoy live performances by Trent Harmon, Ryan Cabrera, and Fernando Varela, and partake in a silent auction, all while supporting our mission. The gala is a chance to hear inspiring stories, connect with fellow supporters, and witness firsthand the impact of your contributions. Learn more about the Gala and secure your tickets.

Hotel Accommodations: We’ve arranged special accommodation options for our attendees at the Waldorf Astoria Orlando. Book your stay here to ensure a comfortable and convenient experience during the event.

Sponsorship Opportunities: Become a beacon of hope and a pillar of support by sponsoring our events. Different levels of sponsorship are available, offering varying degrees of visibility and benefits.

  1. Alpha Dog Gala Sponsor: $75,000
  2. Ulti-Mutt Golf Sponsor: $50,000
  3. Fur-bulous Entertainment Sponsor: $35,000
  4. Paw-some Cocktail Reception Sponsor: $25,000
  5. Rare Breed Golf Cart Sponsor: $10,000

Ready to Make a Difference? Register Now and secure your spot at the Always Beside You Celebrity Golf Tournament and Gala. Don’t miss this unique opportunity to play for a purpose, meet your favorite celebrities, and support a cause that transforms lives.

Why Support Us?

Our mission at Southern Cross Service Dogs is to enhance the lives of veterans through specially trained service dogs. These events are crucial in funding our efforts to train more dogs and pair them with veterans in need, offering a new leash on life.

Your participation and donations directly contribute to this noble cause. If you’re unable to attend but still wish to support, consider making a donation. Every contribution, no matter the size, plays a vital role in our mission to transform lives.

FAQ Section:

Q: How can I participate if I cannot attend the events?

A: You can support our cause by making a donation or sponsoring a veteran to attend the Gala.

Q: What is the dress code for the Gala?

A: The Gala is a cocktail attire event. We encourage you to dress up for a night of elegance and celebration.