Skip to main content

Merril Hoge Celebrity Golf Classic

Hoge Golf Classic


The Celebrity Classic, one of the premier golf events in Pennsylvania, will celebrate its 28th year of caring on Monday, May 17, 2021. The Classic raises funds and awareness for the Highmark Caring Place, A Center for Grieving Children, Adolescents, and Their Families. We invite you to join us as a sponsor at this exclusive event. Highmark Blue Shield will match your contribution dollar for dollar.

View sponsorship and golf information.

View the registration form.

For more information, contact Michelle Vargas at or 412-544-1679.

View the Caring Foundation Board of Directors.

Merril Hoge Celebrity Golf Classic Committee

Jenna Abate
Tami Andrus
Steve Avery
Barry Balliet
Craig Bingham
Melanie Taylor Bradburn
Von Campanella
Nancy Colamarino
William Coleman
Ramona Corey
Gretchen Dimeling
Joseph Gordon

Gregory Jelinek
Mario Luther
Andrea Marnen
Kevin Marpoe
Christina O'Toole
Rod Piatt
Frank Rezzetano
Jimmie Sacco
Kurt Stein
Lisa Tomasovich
Sal Tommarello

2021 Hall of Fame Sponsor

PNC Healthcare


2021 Program Book Underwriter

rrd Commercial & Digital Print Solutions


2021 Lunch Underwriter

Max & Erma's