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CBG Hosts 15th Annual CARES Charity Golf Tournament

Event Brings in Record-Breaking Donations for Local Nonprofits
November 15, 2019

SAN DIEGO—Today, CBG Building Company, CRC Companies, and Clark Construction Group hosted the 15th annual CARES Open charity golf tournament at Maderas Golf Club. This year's event raised a record-setting $408,000 to benefit organizations such as Sisu Academy, Cancer Angels of San Diego, and Us4Warriors. The CRC CARES Foundation has raised over $4.4 million from this charity golf tournament alone since its inception in 2005 in support of more than 130 community-serving groups to date.

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CBG Hosts 15th Annual CARES Charity Golf Tournament

Some 70 construction sponsors, including subcontractors, industry partners, and consultants, partnered with tournament hosts to put on a successful two-day tournament for 256 golfers. Participants enjoyed dinner and a formal awards reception following each day of golf.

Sisu Academy, Us4Warriors Foundation, and Cancer Angels of San Diego were the chief beneficiaries of the tournament this year. Sisu Academy is the first all-girls tuition-free boarding high school with an embedded incubator fueled by entrepreneurs and seed capital to create an immersive learning environment that funds all operational costs.

"Sisu Academy is so blessed to be connected to the CRC CARES family and receive crucial program support," said Jabez LeBret, Sisu Academy co-founder and chief of schools. "We are touched by the generosity of everyone in attendance to support a program like ours that provides housing, food, counseling support, and education for young women in our county who have run out of options. CBG, CRC, and Clark Construction are truly companies who care deeply for the community and it shows."

Us4 Warriors Foundation is a 100 percent volunteer nonprofit dedicated to helping veterans, active-duty military, and their families to overcome hardships while contributing their unique experiences, training, and leadership skills to society.

Tony Stewart, CEO and co-founder of Us4Warriors, remarked: "We are so grateful for the generosity of the Clark family of companies and the amazing community of builders and service providers who joined together to make the event such a success. They graciously bestowed upon us funding that will help thousands of military veterans and their families live stronger lives."

Cancer Angels of San Diego is also a 100 percent volunteer organization, established to address the financial needs of Stage IV cancer patients facing severe financial hardship.

"It was a banner year for CRC CARES, not only hosting our 15th golf tournament in San Diego, but also raising our highest dollar value to date," said CRC CARES Foundation Coordinator Veronica Natividad. "We look forward to providing additional grants throughout the coming year."

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About The CRC CARES Foundation

Established to serve a broad array of needs, The CRC CARES Foundation supports a varied array of worthwhile organizations through donations of time and resources in the form of charitable grants and volunteerism. The foundation empowers individuals to make a difference through a comprehensive approach to giving, best embodied in the five pillars that describe the organization's core values. Community - Bringing individuals together to build a stronger society; Advocacy - Raising awareness as inspiration for action; Responsibility - Fostering a culture of accountability; Education - Empowering others to improve the world around them; and Service - Committing resources to set values into motion. For more information, please visit www.crccares.org.

About CBG Building Company

Through a relentless pursuit of innovation, a steadfast commitment to quality, and active collaboration with clients, CBG has been delivering award-winning communities from coast to coast for more than 25 years. CBG's professional construction team builds more than 4,000 homes each year, providing high-quality, responsive service backed by a significant bonding capacity and national resources. CBG's experience spans a diverse portfolio of geographic areas and product types, including luxury, mixed-use, and affordable housing apartments, as well as campus housing, military family communities, and senior living facilities. Together, we draw on the knowledge gained through building more than 88,000 housing units since 1999. For more information, visit www.cbgbuildingcompany.com.

About CRC Companies

CRC Companies includes a collection of national, award-winning real estate, construction, and asset management firms. Driven by a passion to advance important public initiatives, our teams create lasting results through turn-key solutions and long-term stewardship of real estate and other assets. Grounded in a 100-year heritage of assured performance, CRC Companies is well known for our superior execution in planning, design, engineering, budgeting, construction, financing, operations, and asset management. With strong financial resources and a proven track record of assured performance, we provide a solid, stable foundation and a steady hand to support large and small projects and companies, domestic and international. For more information, please visit www.crccompanies.com.

About Clark Construction

Since its founding in 1906, Clark Construction has developed a reputation as one of the nation's most experienced and respected general contractors. With annual revenue in excess of $4 billion, Clark is consistently ranked among the country's largest construction companies. Headquartered in Bethesda, Maryland, Clark has regional offices that are strategically located to serve the needs of clients throughout the United States. Clark's projects have been successfully completed for both public and private clients under a variety of delivery methods, including general contracting, construction management, and design-build. For more information, visit www.clarkconstruction.com.