Fidel Gutierrez Memorial Golf Tournament Sept. 19

The family and friends of Fidel Gutierrez, seen here doing the thing he loved, are doing good works in his name for the youth of New Mexcio with an annual golf tournament to benefit youth that takes place next weekend. Courtesy photo



The annual Fidel Lee Gutierrez Memorial Golf Tournament is Monday, Sept. 19 at the Santa Fe Country Club.

Gutierrez, a former Los Alamos National Bank executive and community volunteer, has an army of friends and family doing good works in the state in his name.

Fidel Lee Gutierrez

“What better way to honor him than to bring all his friends and loved ones together to play the game he loved and raise money for the children of New Mexico,” said Gina Imprescia, Gutierrez’ widow. “Fidel would be most pleased!”

The event is a four person scramble shotgun start and with teams of team of four or volunteers will create teams for those entering as individuals. The golf registration fee is $125, which includes lunch, player awards, a silent auction and raffle.

Non-golfers are invited to join in the lunch to help raise funds for youth.

“Our hope is that the people who loved and respected Fidel the most will attend this tournament and feel surrounded by Fidel’s fun-loving and joyful spirit,” Imprescia said.

Learn more about the tournament by calling 505.670.2963 or emailing Those not available to golf but wishing to make a donation in Fidel’s name can make donations to the Fidel Lee Gutierrez Lifetime Fund, making checks payable to the Santa Fe Community Foundation P.O. Box 22523 Santa Fe, NM 87502.