LAFCAA Hosts 6th Annual Charity Golf Tournament

Louisiana’s 1st Choice Auto Auction hosts their 6th Annual Charity Golf Tournament on October 15, 2015 at Lakewood Golf Course in New Orleans. Customers, vendors, and friends are teaming up to support three local charities: The LA/SPCA (, Options (, and the Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center ( It promises to be a fun day of golf, with great food, refreshing beverages, and plenty of door prizes. Register online at


Owner of the auction, John Poteet, says “We raised a great deal of money for these organizations in past years and expect an even larger amount this year.” He is extremely grateful to all the generous event sponsors and participants, especially “our bank, Whitney Bank, which has been our corporate sponsor for the past four golf tournaments.”|
Marketing Manager, Jacob Warren, comments that “this is one of our biggest charity efforts of the year and it is bigger and better each year.” The auction has raised/donated over $250,000 in cash and goods to various charitable organizations, twice earning the Most Charitable Auction Award from Used Car News.
Louisiana’s 1st Choice Auto Auction, located in Hammond, Louisiana for the last 13+ years, serves auto dealers across the country and beyond. Their motto is “Outstanding Service Begins with Outstanding People” and their experienced and friendly staff is eager to assist you with your remarketing needs. Owner and managing partner, John Poteet, invites you to experience their signature Lagniappe every week. Auction day is Tuesday at 9:00am with 700-1000 dealer trades and bank repos and several special event sales throughout the year with 1000+ consignment. All vehicles are available online via Edge Simulcast. Visit for more information.