Youth on Course online auction to run Nov. 10-14

By |  November 4, 2019 0 Comments
Youth on Course logo

Logo: Youth on Course

Youth on Course — the nonprofit organization providing young people with access to opportunities through subsidized golf, college scholarships, paid internships and a caddie program — will host its online auction Nov. 10-14, with all proceeds supporting youth golfers across the country with rounds of golf for $5 or less.

Potential supporters can bid on experiences including a round of golf and dinner at The Institute. Other destinations include Riviera Country Club, Sleepy Hollow Country Club and many more courses. The auction alone offers a one-year private golf club network membership, golf getaway packages and family-friendly events and destinations.

“The generous support from bidders is vital to supporting the Youth on Course core purpose of providing today’s youth with life-changing opportunities through golf,” says Jeff Clark, Youth on Course chief development officer. “With exclusive items and experiences offered, this is a great chance for bidders to gain access for themselves to some cool places, and at the same time, provide access to a new world for our youth members.”

Operating in every U.S. region, Youth on Course has more than 70,000 active members with access to 18 holes of golf for $5 or less at thousands of courses across 34 states and Canada. Since 2006, juniors have completed 950,000 rounds while the organization has helped generate more than $6.2 million in tee-time revenue reimbursed back to individual golf courses.

In addition to subsidized rounds, Youth on Course also facilitates college scholarships, paid internships and a caddie program. Since the inception of the scholarship program in 2008, the program have awarded 241 students with scholarships totaling more than $1.7 million in financial support. The current Youth on Course scholarship retention rate is 98 percent, with 53 students already graduated.

This article is tagged with and posted in Industry News


Post a Comment