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• The Victoria Area Homeless Coalition supply drive continues through Jan. 11. Items needed include new white socks for adults and children, nail clippers, toothbrushes, small boxes of baking soda, individually packaged snacks and sleeping bags. Items may be dropped off ...
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• The Victoria Area Homeless Coalition supply drive continues through Jan. 11. Items needed include new white socks for adults and children, nail clippers, toothbrushes, small boxes of baking soda, individually packaged snacks and sleeping bags. Items may be dropped off at Pam Raley, CPA, 3402 John Stockbauer Drive or at the Pine Street Community Center, 803 Pine St. For more information, call 361-218-6401.
• Wrap a Child in Warmth Coat Campaign continues through the end of January. Call 361-575-1446 for more information.
Victoria Park Improvement Association
The Victoria Park Improvement Association does business as the Riverside Golf Course.
The organization maintains the golf course in Riverside Park, first built in 1952.
The 27-hole course is designed as three separate nine-hole configurations - designated Red, White and Blue - all more than 3,000 yards in length.
The course's clubhouse is open daily from 7 a.m. to dark and offers a reasonably priced snack bar and beverages.
The pro shop is well equipped and there are marshals on the course to regulate play and assist visitors.
Daily fee rates are $18 Monday through Thursday and $20 Friday through Sunday and holidays. An 18-hole cart rental is $20. Senior citizen rates are also available.
NAME OF ORGANIZATION: Victoria Park Improvement Association
YEAR ORGANIZATION FOUNDED LOCALLY: 1953
AREAS SERVED: Victoria and surrounding counties
SERVICES PROVIDED: Quality, affordable, public golf facilities. An annual, low-cost junior golf clinic so the area's youth can learn a game that they can play for a lifetime.
NUMBER SERVED ANNUALLY: More than 30,000
FUNDING: Dues, fees
and concessions collected from the users of Riverside Golf Course facilities.
president - Robert DeLeon
vice president - Mickey Daugherty
secretary - Mary Cheatham
treasurer - Leif Toombs
operations Manager - Steve Dermit
greens superintendent - Danny Arena