The 40th Annual Ben & Betty Zarda Family Golf Classic
Since 1981,The Ben & Betty Zarda Family Golf Classic has truly been a labor of love, raising more than $3 million for Catholic Charities of Northeast Kansas. Traditionally during the summer months, the number of individuals who use our food pantries increases by 27%. When you play in the Golf Classic, you are helping feed hungry families here in our community through our summer food initiatives!
Each hole on the course represents
served this last year through our Catholic Charities Kids Summer Food Program.
The 40th Annual Ben & Betty Zarda Golf Classic
May 10, 2021
Lake Quivira Country Club
Scheduled Tee-Time Format
Summer Food Drought
A Legacy of Love
Ben and Betty Zarda and Family
Nearly 40 years ago, Ben Zarda teamed up with his brother, Tom, to host the first Golf Classic to benefit the work of Catholic Charities of Northeast Kansas. Since then, each May on the Monday after Mother’s Day, our family has hosted the Ben and Betty Zarda Family Golf Classic.
The mission behind the Golf Classic has always been to “raise funds
while having fun” as Ben would have said. This past year, we said
goodbye to both Ben and Betty. This event meant so much to them,
and we know they are smiling down on us on this very special
As we prepare to celebrate this special milestone, our family would
like to invite you to join us in supporting this special day that means
so much to us – and to all of those served by Catholic Charities of
The Ben & Betty Zarda Family