Tag: charity

Tommy Southworth, president and COO of Southworth Development LLC and Jack Nicklaus. (Photo: Creighton Farms International)

Ninth annual Creighton Farms Invitational raises $1.4 million for charity 

September 14, 2021 By
The Creighton Farms Invitational, hosted by Jack Nicklaus, returned to Creighton Farms this year after a year-long hiatus due to the pandemic, raising $1.4 million for charity. ...

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Troon raises $12.6M for charities at 2014 events, tournaments

February 6, 2015 By
Charitable events and tournaments at Troon facilities throughout the United States raised more than $12,609,533 for charities in 2014. Examples of national events in 2014 include Patriot Golf Day, World’s Largest Golf Outing, Troon Drives H.O.P.E. and Els For Autism. ...

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Superintendent starts charity for special needs children, adults

July 18, 2013 By and
A superintendent for Traditional Golf Properties has established a non-profit charity that works for children and adults with special needs, and their families by turning the desire to accomplish endurance type adventures into fund raising platforms. Brian Peters, GCSAA, started ...

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Exmark, Toro donate to Gage County United Way

November 21, 2012 By
BEATRICE, NEB—Exmark is making a record donation to the Gage County United Way’s 2013 annual campaign. The $66,519.49 donation is a combination of pledges by Exmark employees and a donation by Exmark and the Toro Giving Program. According to Emily ...

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Rounds 4 Research provides access, generates research funds

October 22, 2012 By
LAWRENCE, KAN.—The second in a series of four online Rounds 4 Research auctions aimed at generating funds to conduct golf course research commenced Oct. 22 and will run through Nov. 5. Accessible through online auction site biddingforgood.com, the Rounds 4 ...

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STC donates play field

October 8, 2012 By
By Terrie Ward During the Synthetic Turf Council’s (STC’s) Annual Membership Meeting Oct. 2-4 in Dallas, a 5,700-sq.-ft. synthetic turf play field was donated through the generosity of its members to the children of SafeHaven of Tarrant County.  Funding for ...

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