Access of the Red River Valley, A local not-for-profit agency that began in 1984 provides a vareity of services to individuals who have disabilities. The organization held it’s 6th Annual Celebrity Golf Tournament at the Moorhead Country Club on August 1st. MSB-Moorhead Community Relations Specialist Brian Shawn served as Master of Ceremonies for the Banquet and also a celebrity driver for former Minnesota Vikings Wide Receiver Ahmad Rashad.
All funds raised at the event were dedicated to clients for further support. Other celebrities includes former Minnesota Vikings Joey Browner, Jim Marshall, Tommy Kramer, and Rickey Young. Former Minnesota Twin Pitcher Juan Berenguer also participated. Over 150 people from around the community attended the event.
“I can’t thank Brian enough for emceeing our Access Golf Classic. The comments and statistics he had for Ahmad Rashad, Joey Browner, Rickey Young, Jim Marshall and Juan Berenguer were perfect! The way they all reacted to his comments made me believe they were all impressed with his knowledge of their careers. Thanks too for agreeing to be Ahmad Rashad’s celebrity driver during the tournament. And finally, thanks for introducing the celebrities again at the post tournament banquet,” said Access Executive Director Kathy Potter.