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CBG Hosts 16th Annual Clark/CRC CARES Golf Tournament

Annual Two-Day Event Has Raised Nearly $5 Million For Local Nonprofits To-Date
November 11, 2021

SAN DIEGO, Ca.—Today, CBG Building Company, CRC Companies, and Clark Construction hosted the 16th annual Clark/CRC CARES Open charity golf tournament at Maderas Golf Club. This year’s event raised $396,000 to benefit organizations such as Team River Runner, Hugs & Bags, and Miracle League of San Diego. The CRC CARES Foundation has raised $5 million from this charity golf tournament alone since its inception in 2005 in support of more than 140 community-serving groups to date.

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CBG Hosts 16th Annual Clark/CRC CARES Golf Tournament

After postponing the 2020 event due to COVID-19 precautions, tournament hosts were eager to raise money for charities in need. This year, more than 60 construction sponsors—including subcontractors, industry partners, and consultants—partnered with CBG, CRC, and Clark to put on a successful two-day tournament for 256 golfers and celebrate in person. Participants enjoyed each other’s company during dinner and a formal awards reception following each day of golf.

Team River Runner, Hugs & Bags, and Miracle League of San Diego were the chief beneficiaries of the tournament this year. Team River Runner was founded in 2004 at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center with the mission to provide all veterans and their families an opportunity to find health, healing, and community through adventure and adaptive paddle sports.

"The funds generated by the golf tournament helped TRR San Diego provide the large local Veteran population and their families opportunities to find health, healing, and new challenges through adaptive paddle sports" said Dale Osborn, San Diego Chapter Coordinator.

Hugs & Bags is a community outreach program that provides essential items to San Diego’s homeless and underprivileged. Jacqueline Penhos, Founder, remarked: "Hugs & Bags, A Love Movement is grateful and blessed for the generosity and honor of being chosen as one of the non-profit organizations in San Diego assisting students, unhoused families, and our military community. We will be able to award scholarships, increase dignity, and continue to help the people of San Diego with their basic human needs: clothes, shoes, toiletries, meals, school supplies, as well as mental health support. Immense gratitude to CRC CARES Foundation and the Clark companies for being socially responsible and caring about the grassroots organizations in San Diego."

The Miracle League of San Diego provides children with special needs the opportunity to play baseball in an organized league. Dan Engel, Co-Founder and Treasurer, stated: "The Miracle League of San Diego is extraordinarily grateful for the amazing generosity of the CRC CARES Foundation. It was an honor to participate in this wonderful event and to meet Dale and Jacqueline whose organizations also do important work in the community. [CRC CARES’] passion for philanthropy is unmatched in the San Diego area, as evidenced by the broad participation they brought to the two-day event. We look forward to sharing the impact your donation has on our organization with your entire team of companies, employees, and vendors."

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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 20 years. CBG's professional construction team builds 5,000 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 100,000 housing units since 1993. 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 its 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, CRC provides 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 visit www.clarkconstruction.com.