Annual NEF Golf Tournament


The 9th Annual NEF Open presented by By The Sea Sotheby’s International Realty will be held on Monday, May 22, 2017 at Wentworth By The Sea Country Club in Rye, NH.

All proceeds from this year’s event will support the Newburyport Education Foundation’s 2017 Campaigns:

  • District-Wide STEM Initiative – Phase 2
    Phase 2 of the District-wide STEM initiative includes the completion of the Strem Chemicals, Inc. STEM Lab in the Bresnahan Elementary School along with upgrades to the STEM programs at Molin Upper Elementary School and Nock Middle Schools that includes STEM equipment and supplies; lab-safe, age-appropriate work spaces; seating and storage solutions.
  • Newburyport High School Auditorium – Phase 3
    Phase 3 includes upgrades and complete replacement of auditorium rigging system.

There are many ways to get involved!


Is your business looking for a new audience to reach?  The NEF has a wide marketing reach for the NEF Open that includes:

  • 3,700+ email addresses and highly successful click rate on e-newsletters
  • Monthly column in Newburyport Daily News
  • 900+ Facebook followers and 500+ Twitter followers
  • Streamlined new website that highlights our sponsors
  • Ability to reach every family (2,200+) in the Newburyport Public Schools District via the Community Page of their website

Check out our unique sponsorship opportunities!


A great day on the links await you and your group.  The tournament’s Bramble Format will allow golfers to play their own ball throughout the course. Register today!  The day includes many opportunities to win prizes with our on-course contests, including: Closest to the Pin ($5), Beat the Pro, Longest Drive and Double Your Money ($5). Immediately following the tournament there will be a complimentary cocktail hour, special awards reception, dinner, and raffle prizes. Purchase a Golden Ticket ($40) to get VIP registration and discounts for on-course contests, mulligans and raffle tickets.


Not ready for a tournament? Attend our tournament lunch and receive complimentary group golf lessons from a pro (starts at 1:00 p.m.), or attend our awards reception and dinner and receive a complimentary group golf lesson from a pro (starts at 4:30 p.m.). Purchase your tickets now!


Have a few hours to donate? The NEF Open committee is looking for volunteers to assist with registration, and hole contest supervision. If you like to sit in the sun, interact with your neighbors, and local businesses, please email us at to sign up!