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Updated: 05/18/2014 05:36:06PM

Tater tourney celebrates fifth year

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PHOTO COURTESY OF BIG BROTHERS BIG SISTERS
Jim and Kelley Tate, of Morgan Stanley Smith Barney, are hosting annual "Tater" Tournament on May 23 with the proceeds benefiting Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Sun Coasts’ Decision to Win Program. Each year, the golf tournament raises awareness about the program while recruiting volunteers to serve as mentors for Venice High School students.

By SCOTT LOCKWOOD

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Five years ago, Jim and Kelley Tate were looking to start a golf tournament to raise awareness for one of Jim Tate’s biggest passions: Big Brothers/Big Sisters of the Sun Coast and their Decisions to Win program.

“Kelley said, ‘Why don’t we have a tournament at Plantation where I play golf?’” Jim Tate said. “We’d sponsor the lunch from the business side of it and see if we could generate some enthusiasm about the Decision to Win program. The Decision to Win program is a great concept that they’ve created, and this is a way that we can help out Big Brothers Big Sisters.”

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