HOME OF THE BRANDY WINFIELD MEMORIAL RUN
On October 14th, 2004 Deputy Brandy Winfield was murdered in the line of duty. He paid the ultimate sacrifice to his community while assisting a disabled motorist. He died doing what he loved. Brandy was also a beloved father, husband, son, brother, and friend to anyone that had the pleasure to meet him.
Since the first run on June 4, 2005, the Brandy Winfield Memorial Poker Run has raised $153,325.00. The groups and organizations that have benefited from this are the Winfield Children Trust Fund, The Brandy Winfield Memorial Scholarship Fund, Ridgedale High School Athletic Department, Concerns of Police Survivors – Ohio Chapter, Concerns of Police Survivors – Kids Camp Program, Tri-Rivers Joint Vocational School Law Enforcement Program, Marion Safety City Program, Marion City Police Officer Cory Winfield's Recovery Effort, Richwood Police Department K-9 Unit Fund and the Fraternal Order of Police, Steve Young Memorial Lodge #24, Elgin Youth Football & Various youth athletic organizations.
The Brandy Winfield Memorial Fundraiser Corporation is a 501c3 Non-Profit Corporation as defined by the Internal Revenue Code. Contributions to the Brandy Winfield Memorial Fundraiser Corporation are deductible under section 170 of the Internal Revenue Code. The Brandy Winfield Memorial Fundraiser Corporation is also qualified to receive bequests, devices, transfers or gifts under section 2055, 2106 or 2522 of the Internal Revenue Code.