Get ready to take aim. Lee Association for Remarkable Citizens (LARC) will host the third annual “Aiming for Ability” Clay Shooting Tournament on Friday, May 7, 2021, outdoors at Sarasota Trap Skeet & Clays, 3445 Rustic Road, Nokomis. All proceeds will benefit LARC’s programs and services that help individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities achieve.
Registration begins at 8:30 a.m., a mandatory safety meeting is at 9:30 a.m., and at 10:00 a.m., shooters will head out to take their best shot in support of people with disabilities. Lunch and awards will immediately follow. The entry fee is $600 per foursome or $150 per person and includes lunch, ear protection, 100 targets, four boxes of ammunition, and a golf cart. Participants must be 18 years old. Shotgun rentals are available for an additional fee. 1st through 3rd place teams will receive trophies.
“The proceeds LARC receives from events like this is are essential to our fundraising efforts and helps to raise the critical funds needed for the programs and services that help individuals with disabilities achieve,” said Angela Katz, LARC’s interim executive director.
Established in 1954, LARC is a training center for success for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities. LARC serves more than 400 individuals annually, and participants range in age from 14 to 76.
LARC offers vocational training, community residential services, and a vast array of other state-of-the-art community inclusion services on a full-time, year-round basis. LARC’s main campus is located at 2570 Hanson Street, Fort Myers. LARC also operates two Residential Group Homes located in Cape Coral and North Fort Myers.
Sponsorship opportunities that include shooting foursomes and event recognition are available.
The venue is outdoor, and all necessary precautions for social distancing, cleaning, and disinfecting will be taken.
To register or learn more about sponsorship opportunities, visit www.larcleecounty.org or contact Angela Katz, interim executive director, at 239-334-6285 x210 or firstname.lastname@example.org.