Tossing bags for fun and funds | Hobbies & Interests

Better Bags 1

Players compete in a Better Bags tournament at D. Baker & Son Lumber in Grand Haven last year. Another event will take place there Saturday, March 19.

For years, Nathan Patterson worked with a group that organized a charity hockey game. It was a ton of work for a relatively small payout at the end, he said.

After one such tournament, Patterson and others realized there has to be an easier way to make some money for worthy causes. They put their heads together and came up with a winner of an idea – Better Bags.

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Better Bags 2

The group would like to host at least five events each year. They have one planned for April 30 at the American Dunes Golf Course to raise money for Folds of Honor.

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