Birch Golf Classic Founder and Chair Sarah Rothenbuhler, has teamed up with Birch co-worker Jessie Everson, Paul Twedt of Northwestern Mutual and Locker Room Co-Owner and retired NFL quarterback Jake Locker to create a streamlined format highlighting community patrons / trailblazers, the Northwest businesses and community relations, where people can take a day to get to know each other and earn over $250k for community.

In the past 20 years Birch has donated over 2 million dollars to community organizations, and now gives over $250,000 annually. Birch designed, manages and donates over $100,000 to the Birch Golf Classic and is a small, local, woman owned business in Washington & Alaska, headquartered in Bellingham, Washington.