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"As The First Tee of Orange County recently started offering programming at San Juan Hills Golf Club, we're extremely grateful to the tournament organizers for their generosity and for helping to cement our relationship with this top-notch facility," said Gail Krause, executive director of The First Tee Orange County. read more

"I am impressed and very proud of our Golf Committee for organizing such a tremendous series of events in support of the Liberty Youth Ranch here in Bonita Springs," said Dan Miles, Bonita Bay Club chief operating officer and general manager. read more

Russ Holden, Caddy For A Cure Founder and CEO: "This is truly a wonderful way for golf fans to help support children, service men and women, and others in need while having a once in a lifetime experience they can't get anywhere else." read more

The Pacific Women's Golf Association gatherings also served as a call-out in support of the American Heart Association's (AHA) "GO RED" Campaign -- a life-saving educational initiative that increases heart health awareness for women. read more

The 2015 Honda Classic win for Padraig Harrington made him the 26th TOUR player who has won either the week of or the week following their participation in the Caddy For A Cure program. read more

Ron Schmid, CPGA Executive Director: "Our donation milestone for 2014 speaks volumes as to how much of an impact the Folds of Honor Foundation has made on golf professionals, not only in the Carolinas, but in the entire country." read more

"We are honored to stand with Folds of Honor in their important work recognizing the incredible sacrifices of America's heroes," said Chad Delp, CEO of Fairway & Greene. read more

"We're trying to make a significant impact for The Immokalee Foundation and the children by getting the message out to private clubs and their members," said Michael Benson, a member of The Immokalee Foundation board. "This year, we're doing something different - we have 10 to 12 clubs that are bringing their best teams to create a more competitive spirit." read more

"KENTWOOL has been part of my career's biggest moments and I'm grateful to be partnered with a company that is so dedicated to giving back," said Watson. "The socks are amazing, like a hug for your feet, so I have no doubt we'll reach our goal of selling out!" read more

"By raising over $22,000, we broke the Terravita records for the Play for P.I.N.K. fundraiser in total dollars raised," said Terravita's 2015 Play for P.I.N.K. committee co-chair and Terravita Women's Golf Association member Susan Mefford. read more

"The continuous support of the Golf Channel Am Tour has been instrumental in assisting the Foundation with not only maintaining established initiatives, but expanding them as well," said Rick Kell, co-founder of Feherty’s Troops First Foundation. read more

"It seems like each and every day, somewhere in the world of Troon, we are working with local, regional and in many cases national charitable causes to coordinate golf tournaments, banquets, fundraising galas and the like," said John Easterbrook, executive vice president of operations for Troon. "We are honored to partner with these events and to give back to the communities where we serve." read more

"Raising $461,000 in our 20th year and fully funding our endowment are incredible accomplishments, and they wouldn't be possible without the generous support of our friends at Intel, our title sponsor, and Myrtle Beach Golf Holiday," said Darius Rucker, Hootie's lead singer and one of country music's biggest stars. read more

"In keeping with our promise, and in the spirit of true partnership, this year we wrote substantial checks to help our partner associations with their own crucial efforts on behalf of golf," Managing Partner and Executive Editor Jeff Wallach said. read more

Claude Pardue, President and CEO of Mystical Golf: "We're thankful to the golfers participating in the event as there is nothing more important than providing hope to children who have gone through so much." read more