Returning for her third year as a Jamie's Hope Celeb Caddie, Courtney was recently crowned Miss Congeniality at the 2015 Miss Houston pageant! She is studying international business so she can make a career out of her love of traveling and meeting new people! Courtney continues to compete in pageants & love the opportunities her modeling career has allowed her.
Angela is returning for the 3rd year as a caddy for Jamie's Hope and says she feels so fortunate to donate her time to a great cause! This U of H grad enjoys helping local charities and non-profits to positively impact lives within our own community. Outside of Angela's love to help in any capacity she can, she has a passion for racing and all things cars and is the former International Face of Champ Car and Miss Grand Prix of Houston. So catch this caddy if you can!
Rookie: Alma Alvarez$300
Brand new to the team, Alva Alvarez was crowned Miss Houston Latina 2015 this past November. She's a communications major, specializing in advertising at UH Clear Lake and she's also a certified yoga instructor. She loves to practice yoga, work out, and run marathons.
Back for her second year, Miss Lindsey Bonin returns as the 4th runner-up in swimsuit at the USA international finals and is featured on the cover of several magazines. She loves modeling and competing in pageants. She'll be starting Esthiology school this summer to continue her career in the beauty industry.
Returning for her 2nd year, Amanda Nicole Thomas is an actress and model. This southern girl loves to be outdoors. When she's not working on projects or traveling for work she is often fishing and also enjoys hunting. Amanda is also a huge sports fan and volunteers her time coaching a special needs baseball team.
Rookies: Erica & Kasey$500
How about a little tag team action? Here's your chance to scoop up the hottest woman in radio... 93Q Country's Erica Rico! And as if that wasn't enough... half way through the tourney, she'll switch out with her bestie, Fox26's regular special guest, Kasey Long!
First time Jamie's Hope Caddie, Summer Sadiyeh, is the current Miss Texas United States! She has a passion for helping others at any level, traveling the state and volunteering. She's excited to be on board this year and hopes that she can return next year!
Ex Dir: Amanda Abiassi$4,500
Steal our Jamie's Hope Executive Director, Amanda Abiassi for a whopping 9(ish) holes! Skills: drink mixer, fun police, driver, navigation, personal ball cleaning (golf balls, silly), making sure you stay on pace... with your drink ;) Requirements: Wallet must be in tact on premises, you must love the Houston Texans, you must be willing to share,you must return her to the clubhouse in one piece with no damages, make sure to keep her hydrated and you must have an amazing sense of humor. Now... let's see if we can beat last year's winning bid of $2,500! ALL FOR THE CAUSE!! :D
GOLFER: Chita Johnson$550
Please note: due to an unforeseen taping, Chita will only be available to play for the first nine holes as she has to leave at noon. Nature of the news biz!! Thanks for understanding :)
Helicopter Ball Drop$50
HELICOPTER BALL DROP | Get your helicopter balls for your chance to win!! Prizes include: CUSTOM BULLFROG SPA, courtesy of GLACIER POOL SUPPLIES & SPAS (Retail value $14,900)! LIMO RENTAL PACKAGE, courtesy of MK LIMOUSINES (Retails value $2,500)! CARIBBEAN RESORT, courtesy of Elite Island Resorts (Retail value $3,000)! VIP COUNTRY JAM PKG, courtesy of Mira Productions (Retail value $1,000)! & THERE'S MORE!!!! See www.JamiesHope.org/gt2015 for full details. YOU DO NOT HAVE TO BE PRESENT TO WIN! ***How it works: The helicopter ball drop is just an over-the-top way to do raffles! You but balls (just like raffle tickets), we write your name/number on the balls, we load them up into the helicopter, fly over the hole & drop the balls. The winners will be determined by whose balls are closest to or land in the hole first. First place will get to choose the Grand Prize of their choice. Then second place will choose their prize, then third, and so on. Don't miss your chance to win some amazing prizes while helping raise funds for targeted therapy research at MD Anderson!!***