Hajia Zenabu Akoto and Jeffery Mouganie have emerged the winners of the maiden edition of the Maximum Joy Foundation Charity Golf Competition held on August 4, 2022, at the Bok Nam Kim Golf Club in Accra.
Hajia Akoto won the Ladies’ title with 39 Stableford points, edging Beatrice Dovlo (34points) and Elizabeth Essel-Koomson (33points) into second and third place respectively.
It was a tight race in the Men’s Category A contest which saw Mouganie win on countback after tying with Prince Agyiri on 35points. Jason Roberts placed third with 34 points.
Mark Kamis emerged winner of the Men’s Category B reserved for players with handicaps between 12.2 to 54.
Kamis amassed 46points to beat Derrick Acquila (37points) and Naven Naicker (36points) into second and third place respectively.
The golf tournament was held to raise funds for the operation of the Maximum Joy Foundation, an NGO founded by avid golfer Belinda Kumako.
The NGO is focused on providing teenage single mothers with employable skills.
It is with great delight to announce that the official launch of the Maximum Joy Foundation will come off on the 4th of August 2022.
The foundation which was set up in 2017, with an agenda to improve the lives of underprivileged children, girls and teenage mothers will be officially outdoored to the world with a renewed sense of commitment.
For seven years, the foundation has been dedicated towards advancing the welfare of teenage mothers and creating a better future for needy children and girls in the country through its projects such as Fun For Kids, the Sanitary Care project and Vocational Skills Training Programme.
These projects for instance have helped teenage mothers by supporting them to acquire vocational skills to become self-sufficient).
Also, the foundation through its Sanitary Care project has provided sanitary items to girls to prevent health complications that come as a result of improper hygiene.
And finally, the Fun For Kids initiative has positively impacted underprivileged children through sporting activities to help the kids identify their talents.
The foundations also provides the kids with with educational materials to help them in their studies.
The foundation through its projects has put smiles on the faces of more than 1500 beneficiaries since 2017
The launch will therefore afford the foundation the opportunity to reflect on its achievements, challenges and ambitions for upcoming projects.
Why don’t you join us on a worthy cause
To sponsor any of our projects and become a volunteer kindly contact us on 233 554 496 603/ 0594484711 or send us an email at: Maximumjoyfoundation@gmail.com
Maximum Joy Foundation- Creating Hope For The Future
Maximum Joy Foundation
NGO that provides counselling and vocational training for underprivileged teenage single mothers and unearthing young talents.
136 General Ankrah High St, Accra