VOLUNTEER SPOTLIGHT: JILLIAN BOURDAGE

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OUR CONFIDENT VOLUNTEER by Karen Michaels “Jillian is a 15-year old student at American Heritage School, who volunteers with The First Tee in Pompano Beach. (Jack Bloomfield met her a couple of years ago, and cajoled her into helping out, and earning community service hours.)  She recently assist...

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THANK YOU TO THE BACK-9 BOARDROOM

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The Back-9 Boardroom Betters Businesses while Growing the Game of Golf.  Their mission is to educate, transform, inspire and offer invaluable resources in the form of business-golf events, leadership-development programs and executive education opportunities, among other offerings designed for prof...

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ADIOS GOLF CLUB HOSTS CLUB DRIVE

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The members of Adios Golf Club recently held a Club Drive to benefit our Chapter. The members collected roughly 15 bags and over 100 clubs to support our golf programs. The continued support of our area golf courses is a key component to the ongoing sustainability and growth of our Chapter.  Conduc...

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SUPPORT JUNIOR GOLF – PURCHASE YOUR FJGC LICENSE PLATE

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The mission of the Florida Junior Golf Council is to improve the lives of Florida’s youth by introducing them to the great game of golf and the tremendous values embodied in the game. Proceeds from the purchase of the Florida Golf License Plate provide funding for thousands of junior golf program...

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SUMMER CAMPS: REGISTER TODAY!

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Looking for summer camps and activities? Our programs combine the fun of learning golf with character education and life skills. Sign up today! Make this a summer to remember and give your children an experience that lasts a lifetime! CLICK HERE for Summer Camp locations near you! In addition to lea...

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CHAMBER EVENT HELD AT THE TOWER CLUB

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The Greater Fort Lauderdale Chamber of Commerce recently invited our Chapter to participate as the local charity for their golf themed monthly meeting and to share information about our programs and mission. At the GFLCC, community and economic growth are of the utmost importance, which is why they ...

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SPRING VETERANS PROGRAMS CONCLUDE

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Our final spring class with Mission United Veterans program has just concluded.  Our Vets programs have grown each year through the support of our program partners: The Harry T. Mangurian Foundation, Mission United and Woodlands Country Club. Quotes from participants: This is my second session of c...

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PROGRAM SPOTLIGHT: BENNETT ELEMENTARY

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As the school year comes to an end, we are delighted to recognize the coaches, staff and students from Bennett Elementary School for their successful partnership with our chapter in The First Tee National School Program (NSP). NSP introduces the game of golf and The First Tee  Nine Core Values and ...

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LAROCCA INSURANCE WINS ANNUAL PAR 3 CORPORATE CHALLENGE

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Recently, Coral Ridge Country Club hosted our second annual Par 3 Corporate Challenge.  The nine teams competed on the club’s Rees Jones designed 9-hole par 3 course. Each team was comprised of a corporate team. Corporations that supported the event and purchased foursomes were: Gunther Motors, A...

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2017 SUMMER CAMPS: REGISTER TODAY!

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CLICK HERE for Summer Camp locations near you! In addition to learning fundamentals of the golf swing and the game, your child will be introduced to our character education and life skills programs that help young people prepare for success at school, home and in the community. Lessons are offered, ...

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