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2017 Events

Jason's and Order of Omega (OOO) Philanthropy Event

October 13th,  2017 


Jason's Senior Men's Honorary and the Order of Omega Honor Society at the University of Alabama hosted a homecoming event on Friday October 13th benefiting the Matthew Vernon Poyner Memorial Foundation.

Matthew Vernon Poyner Memorial Golf Tournament

October 2,  2017 


We had another another perfect  Day, where over 100 golfers were greeted by dozens of enthusiastic volunteers to enjoy crystal blue skies and temperatures in the low-70’s at our 2017 MVP Memorial Golf Tournament.

Home Runs for Heroes - Great Falls Little League

June 10,  2017 


MVP Memorial Foundation sponsored Home Runs For Heroes event during 2017 Great Falls Little League summer season. The foundation presented a check to the Warrior Canine Connection on the closing day.

Matthew Vernon Poyner Memorial Leadership Awards

Spring 2017 


Matt’s foundation recently presented $2,000 leadership awards to four well-rounded high school seniors who model the traits we valued in Matt - compassion for others, strong work ethic and a passion for excellence in endeavors outside the classroom.

Ladd's Host 3rd Annual Matthew Vernon Poyner Cornhole Tournament

May 21st 2017


Tne entire Ladd Family did a great job hosting the cornhole tournament this year. Many loving friends of Matt were there celebrating his life and enjoying time together in the cornhole tournament.

Langley MVP Baseball Game

April 21st 2017


Langley High's SGA Leadership class combined forces with Varsity baseball to host an evening of celebration at the Saxon's home field on Friday, April 21st. The weather was perfect as classmates, friends and fans remembered Matt with a moment of silence and cheered the Saxons on to a resounding 16-3 victory over visiting Hayfield.  Thanks to Coach Healy and all the Saxon coaches and players for making it a game to remember!

Langley MVP 3 on 3 Tournament

March 18th 2017


On Saturday March 18th Alex Ladd and Aria Zand organized and ran a half day Langley High School 3 on 3 basketball tournament with proceeds benefiting the Matthew Vernon Poyner Memorial Foundation.

Great Falls Hoops 2017 Matthew Poyner Youth Leadership Awards

March 12th 2017


On Saturday, March 12, GF Hoops awarded the Matthew Poyner Youth Leadership Scholarship to six high school seniors from the Great Falls community.

Silverline and Mookies BBQ Team up for MVP Memorial Foundation 

February 11th 2017

On Saturday Feb 11, Mookies BBQ was transformed by the high energy sounds of "Silverline", fronted by Great Falls residents Mike Novak and Jim Volpicelli. Donations from the show and proceeds from the dinner and raffle were designated by the band to support the Matthew Vernon Poyner Memorial Foundation.

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