Mission Produce™ Hosts 10th Golf Tournament Fundraiser
OXNARD, Calif. – Sept. 29, 2022 – Mission Produce, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVO) (“Mission” or the “Company”), a world leader in sourcing, producing, and distributing fresh Hass avocados with additional offerings in mangos, hosted its annual philanthropic golf tournament in support of The Mission Foundation, which gives 100% of event revenue back to charitable organizations.
This year’s tournament was held on Sept. 16th, 2022, at the Moorpark Country Club in Moorpark, Calif., where over 180 players from the U.S. and Canada participated in the 3-course, 27-hole tournament. Mission raised $130K for the foundation, which supports causes involving children, families, and agriculture education.
“I’m grateful for the generosity of our people and sponsors as we celebrate Mission's 10th golf tournament fundraiser,” said Steve Barnard, Chief Executive Officer and Founder. “This annual tradition brings out the ‘fun’ in our Mission Produce culture, while allowing us to give back to our communities and provide a space for those in the industry to connect.”
This year, the tournament winners include:
- 1st Place – Fisher Brothers Trucking and Logistics
- 2nd Place – Pablo’s Produce
- 3rd Place – National Lift Fleet Leasing (NLFL)
Following the tournament, Mission hosted a banquet to recognize the day’s top performers.
“A big thank you to all of our sponsors and teams for supporting The Mission Foundation,” added Barnard.
To learn more about Mission Produce’s community investment and The Mission Foundation, visit www.missionproduce.com/our-community.