United Way’s partnership with the National Football League is the longest running collaboration in history between a major sports league and a nonprofit. Established in 1973, the NFL and United Way launched the largest public-service advertising campaign in the nation’s history to increase public awareness of social service issues facing the country.

The Hometown NFL Huddle Charity Golf Tournament

Celebrating the rich legacy of sport and athleticism within the state of Alabama, UWSWA builds on this partnership by inviting active and retired professional athletes from across all fields of play to take part in an annual golf tournament and LIVE UNITED.

Last year, the following current or retired NFL players participated:

  • Paul Crane
  • Wallace Gilberry
  • Scott Hunter
  • Joey Jones
  • Robert Lester
  • AJ McCarron
  • C.J. Mosley
  • Kevin Norwood
  • Doug Nussmeier
  • Ray Perkins
  • Sherman Williams

NFL Players

By participating, you are helping us advocate for health, education, financial stability, and life’s basic essentials for every person in every community we serve. Thank you for joining us as we provide tremendous opportunities and create lasting improvements in Southwest Alabama.

Interested in Sponsoring This Event?

We invite you to join us as a sponsor for this event by choosing from one of our Tournament Sponsorship levels (ranging from $150-$2,250) and/or supporting us through donations of various auction items.

As a sponsor, your business will be promoted to a broad range of locally-engaged and civic-minded individuals and professionals. This is a great opportunity for your company to receive exposure to potential clients, help support a worthy cause, and have a fun day on the links!

Please contact Dee Dee McCarron to reserve your spot today or for more information. Call (251) 433-3624 or email ddmccarron@uwswa.org.