December 2023

News &


Upcoming Events

We'd like to add another League option in 2024 -

Bunker Hill Golf Course in Medina

Bunker Hill GC is running special pricing for us through December 31, 2023, so your timely responses are important! Please CLICK HERE to complete the survey about your preferences, based on these options:

Choice of Wednesday or Thursday with 3 Tee Times (5:21 - 5:39)

$20 for 9 holes and $10 for 9 holes with cart

We need a Course Director (or co-Course Directors), and 12 people interested in league play at Bunker Hill in order to proceed.

SPECIAL PREPAY OFFER (through 12/31/2023): Pay $320 to prepay summer league PLUS play any Weds/Thurs (league night) during the off-season all of 2024 - your cost to play is cart-fee only ($10) when you play the league night all year long.

After 1/1/2024, the Prepay option is available at $400.

Prepay is NOT required and is available on a per-person basis.

Cleveland Chapter News

Support Our SPONSORS!

A big THANK YOU to our Sponsors!

During this season of thanks and giving, please remember the generosity of our sponsors!

Here are some ideas:

* Jewelry - Howard's Jewelry Center

* Fun Golf-themed bags and more - KD's Crafts

* Special Order cards - Iambic Deb

* Financial Planning or Tax-prep - Koler Financial

* Medicare assistance - HealthPro Consultants

Sponsor Spotlight!


The Board is deeply appreciative of our 2023-24 Sponsors. Due to their generosity, we enjoy discounted GHIN handicap pricing, fun prizes at our Year End event, and overall sustainability of our Chapter. Here is a quick overview of their services -

click their logo to reach their websites.

AFLAC: Chapter member, Deb Solyan, has generously donated fun items from her workplace, AFLAC for many years! If you're interested in affordable insurance protections - life insurance, disability, critical illness and more - contact Deb for the most friendly and helpful service anywhere!

Full Color Printings: A full-service printing company proud to call Cleveland, Ohio home. We offer a wide array of products and services to meet all your printing needs.

First Tee Cleveland: At First Tee, we’re Building Game Changers by empowering kids and teens through golf.

Healthpro Consultants: If you or a loved one is approaching Medicare age, Healthpro Consultants can help you understand the puzzle of plans and find the policy that suits your needs. In addition, if you are interested in part-time work selling Medicare services, this top-notch firm is growing - they provide training and support for independent agents!

Howard's Jewelry Center: For over 30 years, Howard's has offered beautiful jewelry to complement your life. With stores in Bedford Heights, Parma Heights and Mentor, they offer services from repair & appraisal to selling, trading or borrowing against your current jewelry. We hope that purchasing a personalized greeting card from brings as much pleasure to you and the person you’ve chosen to honor with a poem written just for them as it brings Deb and to produce it for you!

KDs Crafts: Looking for great golf gifts or personal items? Check out our newest sponsor - KD's Crafts. Karla D. Caton creates custom made golf totes, cooler bags, pouches, crossbody bags and lots more. Check out her items at these links below and let her create something custom for you!

Koler Financial Group: Our longtime sponsor and friend, Mike Koler and his firm provide retirement planning services, life insurance, estate planning and investment counsel. In addition, they offer tax preparation & planning services. This is a 50+ year family business that prides itself in building and optimizing your financial life.

Nicola, Gudbranson & Cooper, LLC: Another multi-year sponsor, this is a full-service law firm that offers practical legal solutions. Whether it's business or employment law or family law or trust & probate administration, NGC is there to provide the highest quality legal services at a reasonable cost.

Want to learn more about Sponsorship Opportunities?

Contact Helen Oshaben for information!

Having fun with your friends? Took a golf trip? Have a Hole-in-One? Know about a golfing event that we might enjoy? Played an amazing course? We want to know what our LPGA Amateurs Cleveland members are doing! Please let us know and send your photos! Click HERE to send your details and photos!

News from HQ

Member Get a Member Drive


Member Get A Member Details: Recruit your friends, family, colleagues and neighbors to join LPGA Amateurs, and ask the new member to include your name during the joining process, and you can qualify for an incentive just by promoting two new members! Incentives will be awarded at the end of the Member Get A Member Drive based on the total number of new members you have recruited (Complimentary & Virtual Memberships are not eligible for recruitment incentives. Recruitment credit applies to new members only – rejoining members do not qualify). Incentive Eligibility Dates: October 1, 2023 – June 30, 2024

For all details regarding the Member Get A Member Drive please click here.



2 new members

One dozen LPGA Amateurs logoed Callaway Chrome Soft Golf Balls

3-5 new members

LPGA Amateurs 2025 renewal dues waived

6-10 new members

LPGA Amateurs 2025 renewal dues waived + One dozen LPGA Amateurs logoed Callaway Chrome Soft Golf Balls + New for 2024 – A Custom Wedge from Callaway!

11+ new members

$500 Callaway Golf Gift Card

Rejoin for the Annual Renew Rate

Do you know a former member who is thinking about rejoining the Cleveland Chapter?

A rejoin code has been created that each Chapter can use up to ten (10) times in 2024 which will save them each rejoining member $20.

Contact us for the rejoin code before March 15, 2024. 

LPGA Amateurs Virtual Community Overview and Tips


If you haven't already, be sure to check out the Virtual Community with all its benefits including an enhanced Member Directory, a Chapter Community which allows you to communicate with the other members of your Chapter, and education tips and videos to improve your golf game from LPGA Professionals and industry experts. A four-minute overview of the Virtual Community is available at this link. For tips on managing notifications (i.e. how often you receive notifications of posts), click here.

Important Links:

World Handicap System

LPGA Amateurs Member Benefits - Many are NEW!

Instructional Videos

LPGA Amateur Golf Association - Cleveland | email:

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