Founded in 1983, the nationally acclaimed Northern Texas PGA Junior Golf Foundation, a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization, is committed to introducing, promoting and growing the game of golf to a diverse group of kids in North Texas and instilling in them the positive, character developing traits for which the game is so well known. Each year close to 10,000 children and their families are impacted by the game that lasts a lifetime through a full circle of programs and services including:
Introduction – Golf in Schools, Fairway to Success After School Program, Drive, Chip and Putt and Summer Golf Camps Playing – Team Golf, Prep, Medalist Levels and All-American Tour – 400+ tournaments per year Education – College Scholarships – $1.79M distributed including $235,000 awarded in 2016 Employment – Internship and Camp Program Philanthropy – Kids Play FORE Kids, Ewing Charity Classic, Birdies for Kids and the Royal Oaks’ Great 108
The Northern Texas PGA Junior Golf Foundation is governed by the Northern Texas PGA Board of Directors.
In 2016, the NTPGA was selceted at The PGA of America's 2016 Herb Graffis Award winner. This award is annually given to the Section that has demonstrated extraordinary and exemplary contributions in player development. Watch the video below for a brief description on a few of our Foundation's key components.