Ministries to Children

Our History of Helping

Past Fundraising Events 

May 1, 2011           Concert of Hope   (Cullman, Alabama Fairgrounds)

"Casting Crowns"   www.castingcrowns.com

15,000 people in attendance for concert

$20,700 offering donated to American Red Cross 

May 26, 2011     100 Hole Marathon  (Quail Creek Golf Resort, Hartselle, Alabama)

12 Golfers raising money for "Ministry to Cullman" 

June 4, 2011       5K Run    (Quail Creek Resort)

Donations contributed to "Ministry to Cullman"

June 4-11, 2011    Ironman GWR Event (Quail Creek Golf Resort) 

Bob Kurtz played 1,850 holes in seven day and set a new Guiness World Records mark.

Monies raised $75,000 

June 8, 2011    SNAP DAY at the Ironman GWR Evemt (Quail Creek Resort)

Volunteers from Hartselle, Alabama worked faithfully to raise funds for SNAP

(Special Needs Accessible Playground)  Funds to be distrubuted to SNAP - $1,850. 

June 11, 2011   Tornado Bowl    (Cullman HS Football Stadium)

Cullman High former footabll players (over 25 years old) took on Cullman County former players to raise funds.

Funds Distributed - $6,000.

July 30, 2012   "Roast of Bob Kurtz (Terri Pines CC, Cullman, Alabama)

Funds distributed to Victim Services

August 1, 2012  Guinness World Records Event (Chesley Oaks GC, Fairview, Alabama)

Funds raised for "Ministries To Children"

 

COMING IN 2014 - World Record Attempt  "Fastest 72 Holes of Golf Ever Played"

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ministries To Children

Distribution of "MTC Golf" Funds

 
$10,000 to Cullman Tornado Relief for Families
MTC Pres. Dr. Phil Tankersley - Mayor Max Townson - MTC Golf - Executive Director Bob Kurtz
Cullman Caring For Kids
Victims Services - For Ministry to Cullman Margret Jean Jones Center
Special Needs Youth and Adults
Hartselle, Alabama Mayor (center)  Dwight Tankersley accepts check for SNAP  (Special Needs Accessible Playground Pathfinder Village
Special Needs Youth and Adult
Pathfinder President Paul Landers accepts check from MTC Executive Director Bob Kurtz and wife Pat (r.) at Baseball Hall of Fame Banquet
MTC Golf Executive Director and Hall of Fame Catcher Johnny Bench at Cooperstwn, NY
where Bench was the featured speaker and Bob presented a check to Pathfinder Village.

Won't you help?

Send a Gift to:
Ministries To Children
P.O. Box 100
Cullman, Alabama 35056











 

Ministries To Children

MTC Begins

 

    How did this "heart for hurting children" ministry begin?

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     The old hospital

Ten years ago while attending a friend's wedding in San Pedro, Belize, C.A., Bob fell in love with the people and the small town. He           asked Dr. Lerida Rodriquez, one of the two doctors on the island of Ambergris Caye, how he could help.

"We need an incubator," she replied, "Too many newborns die because we cannot reach the mainland in time."

"I think we can handle that," promised Kurtz.
 

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The new hospital area for infants

Within a week a new incubator arrived by boat and was installed in the San Pedro Health Clinic. "It was easy," said Kurtz, "I simply went to our local hospital and they donated the incubator and a friend (Barry McGriff of McGriff Industries) who owned a trucking company sent it to Miami where another friend who was shipping golf cartsto the island brought the needed infant item to the clinic.

  Bob Kurtz then became one of the  prime movers in the initial meetings and planning for the much needed hospital in San Pedro. It was a life changing experience.

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Bob Kurtz presents check for $15,000.00 to Beta Marin
of San Pedro

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The new hospital in construction

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Bob Kurtz and Captain Harry Ringler admire
the completed facility

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Bob Kurtz at dedication of San Pedro hospital

Now, MINISTRIES TO CHILDREN has been formed. Many important ministries and organizations are supported. Here at home hurting and abused children in Alabama, Illinois, New York, and Florida have received support from MTC Golf. In addition to the hospital in San Pedro, Belize, "Whit's Place," an orphanage in Kenya, and fresh water for the mountain children of Bolivia are some of the worthy and important causes supported by MTC.

 

 Won't you please consider helping all the hurting children?

  Send your gift to:   "Ministries To Children"       P.O. Box 100      Cullman, Alabama  35056  

 

 

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