YardApes 12th Annual Quad Am Raises $10,000 for Local Wildlife Preserve

Leading northwestern CT landscape firm YardApes, Inc. hosted the 12th annual Quad-Am Golf Classic on Tuesday, September 12th 2017 at Bulls Bridge Golf Club in South Kent, CT. All proceeds from the tournament benefited The Pratt Nature Center of New Milford CT.

2017 Pratt Nature Center Check Presentation

Shayne Newman, (right) founder and host, YardApes’ Quad-Am Golf Classic presents a check in the amount of $10,000 to  Diane Swanson, Director of Pratt Nature Center.

YardApes, Inc. founded and hosts the YardApes Quad-Am Golf Classic, raising $66,000 for area nonprofits since its inception in late 2006.

The Pratt Nature Center, (founded in 1967) is a 205-acre wildlife preserve and environmental education center in Litchfield County, CT. The land is diverse – with a mountain, meadows, woods, wildlife, gardens, farm animals, a stream, a pond, and wetlands, providing wonderful opportunities for outdoor fun, discovery and adventure! Pratt Nature Center offers hiking, bird- watching, community garden plots and nature education for all ages including programs tailor-made for the classroom or scout troop as well as for family or community enjoyment and learning.

“The Pratt Nature Center’s mission is to stimulate a lifelong responsibility for and joy in the natural world by encouraging people to experience themselves as part of nature, dependent on the Earth’s resources.”

YardApes, Inc. is northwestern Connecticut’s award-winning landscape firm serving residential and commercial clients since 1990. YardApes, Inc. is recognized both locally and nationally for its exceptional contributions to the industry and the community. 

We believe everyone everywhere benefits from a connection with nature.