The Annual Wish Invitational Charity Golf Tournament to benefit the Make-A-Wish Foundation® of Connecticut will be held on Monday, July 11 at the H. Smith Richardson Golf Course on Morehouse Highway in Fairfield.

Check in begins at 11 a.m., followed by a shotgun Tee-Off at 12:30 p.m.

Competitors need to arrive by noon to ensure enough time to check in before-hand. All proceeds benefit the Make-A-Wish Foundation® of Connecticut, whose sole mission is to grant the wishes of children with life-threatening medical conditions.

The cost of the tournament is $185 per person. The event will feature various raffles, longest drive and closest to the pin competitions and low gross/net awards. Also included will be hors d'oeuvres, a buffet and open bar at Brennan's Grill immediately following the tournament.

For more information about the tournament, sponsorship opportunities or to register, call Scott Johnston, tournament chairman, at 203-521-4679 or by e-mail at All checks can be made payable and mailed to Fairfield Wish Invitational at 2196 Kings Highway East, Fairfield CT 06824. Registration is open until July 1.

Friends, golfers and sponsors who participated Fairfield Wish Invitational has raised more than $245,000 in 15-plus years towards granting the wishes of local Make-A-Wish children.

The Make-A-Wish Foundation® of Connecticut grants the wishes of children with life-threatening medical conditions to enrich the human experience with hope, strength and joy. The Connecticut chapter has made over 2,000 wishes come true since its inception in 1986.