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The 26th Annual Peter Gzowski Invitational Tournament for Literacy 2019


2019 PGI  - June 8, 2019


2019 Cruise Raffle Award Winners!

1st: Jim Craig

2nd: Wess Rudolph

3rd: Linda Auebschwelen


The Yukon Learn Society (YLS) would like to extend an invitation to join us once again for the 26th annual Yukon Learn Peter Gzowski Invitational (PGI) Golf Tournament for Literacy. This year, the PGI Golf Tournament for Literacy will take place on June 8, 2019 at the Mountain View Golf Club. We are expecting this year’s tournament to be the best one yet!

This year's Golf Tournament for Literacy will feature:

  • ▪ A $5000 Hole-In-One cash prize, generously donated by Bobcat Whitehorse
  • ▪ Beer Pong Golf Style Mini game sponsored by Yukon Brewing, complete with sweet Yukon Brewing prizes like swag and BEER!
  • ▪ A delicious pig roast and BBQ by CruzAir
  • ▪ A silent auction with awesome items like Air North tickets, Ted Harrison paintings, and a summer barbeque set
  • ▪ The draw for the our Cruise Raffle winner of a 7 day cruise to the Caribbean or Mexico(!!)
  • ▪ Many more prizes to be won, and lots of fun to be had!!

If you are interested in becoming a sponsor, there are multiple levels of sponsorship available, and each includes high recognition such as advertising on the golf course, full recognition throughout the tournament as well as in media publications, and a charitable donation receipt.

Your sponsorship allows us to reach more clients, strengthen our community, and provide a high quality of service. We hope you will consider helping us achieve our goals.

If you would like to find out more information about becoming a sponsor, contact Don at 867-668-6280 x 224 or


 Schedule of Events*

8:45 a.m.             Sign in, pick up your team bag, and start hole assignment. Look in your
                            bags for your golfer gifts and golfer information! Complimentary coffee,  
                            donuts and bagels available.


9:30 a.m.             Golf cart silent auction.


9:50 a.m.             Head to your assigned hole.

10:00 a.m.           Let’s Play Golf! “Shotgun” start.


11:30 a.m.           Lunch. Be on the lookout for our delivery drivers or grab a bite to eat as
                            you pass by the main tent. $5.00 for a smokie, hotdog, or pizza.
                            Pop/water $2.00.


3:30 p.m.             Dinner. Barbecued pig roast on a spit, chicken adobo, roasted garlic
                             potatoes and side salads.


3:30 p.m.             Live entertainment*


4:30 p.m.             Cruise raffle draw, awards, prizes and final words.

 * Subject to change


 We are also looking for responsible volunteers to help with the event.

 Volunteer tasks include but are not limited to:

  • Mini-game operation (Beer Pong Golf Style)
  • Lucky Dip Ticket sales
  • Banquet table setup
  • Registration tables
  • Lunch sales
  • Photographers

 Volunteer benefits:

  • Receive volunteer recognition
  • Contribution in raising funds for literacy needs in Yukon
  • Enjoy free Pig Roast BBQ dinner
  • Have fun being part of a dynamic team
  • See celebrity guest and much more.

 If interested please contact Liam at 867-668-6280 or

Stay tuned for more information on the 2019 PGI Tournament for Literacy. Should you have any questions, concerns or if you would like to get involved, please do not hesitate to contact us!


2019 Platinum Sponsors

Sign Sponsor - Yukon Apparel
Golf Day Sponsor - Mountain View Golf Club
Cart Sponsor -  Yukon Brewing

Hole-In-One Sponsor - Bobcat of Whitehorse

2019 Hole Sponsor

Air North Yukon's Airline
Castle Rock Enterprises
City of Whitehorse
CKRW The Rush
Goldcorp Kaminak Ltd.
MacDonald & Company
Northern Vision Development
Pizza Hut
Takhini Valley Contracting
Whitehorse Elks Lodge
Yukon Employees' Union

2019 Half-Hole Sponsor

Domino's Pizza
Canadian Tire
Earls Kitchen & Bar
Inspired Interiors
Lamarche & Lang Barristers and Solicitors

Nahanni River Adventures



2019 Prize Donors/Contributors

A1 Delivery
Advanced Security & Automation
Ajax Steel Limited
Alkan Air
All-West Glass Whitehorse
Angellina's Toy & Children’s Boutique
Ashley Home Store
Bean North Coffee Roasting Co. Ltd.
Bear's Paw Quilts
Better Bodies Crosstraining Centre
Blackbird Bakery
Boston Pizza
Builders Supplyland
Bullet Hole Bagels
Coast Mountain Sports
Coles Whitehorse
Dave’s Trophy
Downtown Hotel
First Nations Bank of Canada
Fountain Tire
G&P Steakhouse & Pizza
G-P Distributing
Great Canadian Dollar Store
Icycle Sports
Klondike Business Solutions
McKay & Associates
Metro Chrysler Ltd.
Midnight Sun Emporium
Murdoch’s Gem Shop
Paradise Alley Gifts
Real Canadian Superstore
Stacey’s Butcher Block
Sundog Retreat
Takhini Hot Pools
Tim Hortons
The Co-operators Insurance
The UPS Store #302
Triple J’s Music, Tattoos & Piercing
Westmark Whitehorse
Whitehorse Beverages
Whitehorse Public Library
Wyke’s Your Independent Grocer
Yukon Carpenters Union


Sponsor Teams [4 players]

[4] Takhini Valley Contracting
[4] CKRW The Rush
[4] Yukon Employees' Union
[4] MacDonald & Company
[4] Castle Rock Enterprises
[4] City of Whitehorse
[4] Northern Vision Development
[4] Whitehorse Elks Lodge
[4] Goldcorp Kaminak Ltd.
[4] CKRW The Rush
[4] Yukon Brewing
[4] Air North Yukon's Airline
[2] Domino's Pizza
[2] Canadian Tire
[2] Earls Kitchen & Bar
[2] Lamarche & Lang Barristers and Solicitors
[2] Nahanni River Adventures
[2] CruzAir