Friends of Asia Hong Kong was appointed as the Official Tournament Charity for the Hong Kong Ladies Open 2015. The tournament took place on 5-7 June 2015 on the Old Course at the Hong Kong Golf Club, who is the main organizer and venue sponsor. It was the first world class ladies professional open golf tournament to be held at the Hong Kong Golf Club and the players’ results would be included in the Rolex Rankings. A total of 108 players (100 professionals, 8 amateurs) from Hong Kong, China, Taiwan, Japan, South Korea, Thailand and other Asian countries will compete for the total prize money of US$120,000.
Through the Hong Kong Ladies Open 2015, Friends of Asia Hong Kong raised a total of $50,000 with another $50,000 matched by the Hong Kong Golf Club. The funds were channelled to the Hong Kong Hereditary Breast Cancer Family Registry to support their work in hereditary breast cancer prevention.
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