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'You Belong Here!'

Black leaders, student athletes explore inclusion and access in the game of golf
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“You belong here.”

It’s both an invitation and affirmation that the game of golf is for everyone.

This week, professional golf takes center stage in Greater Birmingham, Alabama, as fans gather for the Regions Tradition, a Major Championship on the PGA TOUR Champions sponsored by Regions Bank and benefiting area charities including Children’s of Alabama.

United Airlines and PGA TOUR Team Up to Provide Travel Grants to 50+ HBCU Golf Programs

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  • Each school receives $10,000 for student-athletes, coaches and equipment to fly United and compete in tournaments across the country
  • Program addresses one of the biggest barriers to golf programs’ growth and success: limited access to funds for air travel
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  • Each school receives $10,000 for student-athletes, coaches and equipment to fly United and compete in tournaments across the country
  • Program addresses one of the biggest barriers to golf programs’ growth and success: limited access to funds for air travel

FedEx Donates $100,000 to Heart to Heart International's COVID-19 Relief Efforts Through Thomas, Cauley Birdie Challenge

By Jamie Handy
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FedEx is joining forces with Heart to Heart International to donate $100,000 towards their ongoing COVID-19 relief efforts. They’ll do so this week by starting off the FedExCup Playoffs at THE NORTHERN TRUST with a birdie challenge between two PGA TOUR players.

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Teen Entrepreneurs Make Their Pitch for America’s Next Top Business Model

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A start-up company may be well on its way to even more success after winning $75,000 in the FedEx Junior Business Challenge.

Five student teams around the country competed against each other to see who had the best original business idea.

From colorful drawstring fish pouches to an anti-bullying app, the teen entrepreneurs showcased their products in front of a panel of judges that included two-time Super Bowl Champion Hines Ward and PGA TOUR player Patrick Reed.

Travelers Championship Highlights the Power of Charitable Giving Through Four Exceptional Young People

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The 2015 Travelers Championship began today at TPC River Highlands in Cromwell, Connecticut. This year’s event features Bubba Watson, Sergio Garcia, Patrick Reed, Ernie Els, Zach Johnson, and other top PGA TOUR players.

As part of the tournament’s commitment to generating funds and awareness for charity, four young individuals from Connecticut who have demonstrated outstanding leadership in promoting charitable causes will serve as Honorary Co-Chairs.

Discounted Travelers Championship Tickets Available Through Key Human Services

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WETHERSFIELD, CT, May 7, 2015 /3BL Media/ - Key Human Services (Key) is participating in the Travelers Championship Chip in for Charity fundraiser. Discounted tickets to the 2015 Travelers Championship on June 22-28 are available through Key for $20.

Tickets are good for any one day at the golf tournament. Travelers Championship will donate $10 back to Key for every ticket sold to support the work Key does to serve individuals with disabilities in Connecticut.

Astellas Presents PGA TOUR Executive Women's Day: Northern Trust Open

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Molly Fletcher – nicknamed “the female Jerry Maguire” by CNN – presented five keys to changing your life during her keynote speech at the 2015 Northern Trust Open. Fletcher inspired more than 160 female business leaders from the Los Angeles area at the PGA TOUR Executive Women’s Day sponsored by Astellas Pharma US, Inc.

 

Astellas Presents Executive Women's Day at The Honda Classic

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Astellas presents Executive Women's Day at The Honda Classic was an engaging daylong event focused on professional development, networking, health and wellness. The PGA TOUR and Astellas will support 23 Executive Women’s Day events in cities across the country this year.

 

“Green Athletes” Unite for Different Kind of Sport

Green Sports Alliance summit promote sustainable sports
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This summer, Waste Management participated at the Green Sports Alliance Summit, which for four years has promoted sustainable best practices among facility managers and marked the victories taking place during our favorite pastimes. Over the course of three days we celebrated venues like CenturyLink Field, home of the Seattle Seahawks, where, during a championship season, fans helped achieve a 90 percent diversion rate—that is, material that is not sent to the landfill.

Waste Management Phoenix Open a finalist for “Sport for the Environment” Award

By Dave Aardsma, chief sales and marketing officer
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When it comes to the Waste Management Phoenix Open, there are several numbers we’re all extremely proud of:

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