Fareway Stores, Inc. recently partnered with the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) to host the 8th Annual MDA Fareway Golf Classic at Beaver Creek Golf Club in Grimes. The event raised over $148,000 for MDA of Iowa, making it the best year for the golf tournament. Funds raised at this event will fund research and provide health care services and support for MDA families across the state.

“Fareway has proudly supported the Muscular Dystrophy Association, and the patients they serve, for more than 25 years” said Reynolds W. Cramer, Fareway President and CEO.

Fifty-four vendor retailers provided sponsorships and teams, making it a full tournament with 216 golfers. In 2018 Fareway employees, customers and vendors raised over $434,000 for the Muscular Dystrophy Association, surpassing last year’s total by more than $100,000.