FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) Vera Bradley kicked off their annual Vera Bradley Classic Friday June 3. The event is the largest amateur women’s golf and tennis charity tournament in the country.
More than 2500 guests and volunteers join us with six divisions of tennis and four golf tournaments held at three separate clubs! In addition, two dinner celebrations, two auctions and an annual donor reception. All of the money raised from the event will go help the Vera Bradley Foundation for Breast Cancer Research.
NewsChannel 15’s Heather Herron, Alyssa Ivanson and Glenn Marini helped kick off the classic with an exhibition match. To watch the highlights click on the video above. The classic runs until Monday June 6.