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UNITED RENTALS, RYAN PALMER DONATE CUSTOM BAGS FOR ONLINE MILITARY CHARITY AUCTION TO SUPPORT BIRDIES FOR THE BRAVE®

PGA TOUR player Ryan Palmer stepped up his game during THE NORTHERN TRUST at Liberty National Golf Club – the first FedExCup Playoff Event of the 2019 season.  Palmer carried one specially-designed bag each day starting on Wednesday, each featuring the official service seal of one of the five branches of the military: U.S. Coast […]

CHESSON HADLEY JOINS BIRDIES FOR THE BRAVE AS AN OFFICIAL PGA TOUR PLAYER SUPPORTER

PGA TOUR player Chesson Hadley is paying it forward.  The Raleigh, NC native, whose uncle and two grandfathers served in the military, will bolster his commitment to members of our U.S. Armed Forces and their families by joining Birdies for the Brave as an Official PGA TOUR Player Supporter of Military Warriors Support Foundation. “We’re extremely […]

BRANDT SNEDEKER AND FAMILY GIVE BACK TO MILITARY DURING TRAVELERS CHAMPIONSHIP

  For nine-time PGA TOUR winner Brandt Snedeker, giving back is a family affair.  During this year’s Travelers Championship at TPC River Highlands, Snedeker and his family – wife, Mandy, and children Austin and Lily – visited the USS North Dakota at Naval Submarine Base New London as part of Birdies for the Brave to […]

LOWCOUNTRY FOUNDATION FOR WOUNDED MILITARY HEROES CONTINUES ITS SUPPORT FOR BIRDIES FOR THE BRAVE HOMEFRONT GROUPS

Hundreds of Lowcountry golfers gathered together with community leaders and sponsors on May 20 to raise funds for the military through the Lowcountry Foundation for Wounded Military Heroes’ Ninth Annual Wounded Heroes Golf Classic in Bluffton, SC.  In honor of the event, South Carolina Governor Henry McMaster declared May 20 as Wounded Heroes Golf Classic […]

BIRDIES FOR THE BRAVE JOINS WITH PGA TOUR TOURNAMENTS IN CELEBRATING MILITARY APPRECIATION MONTH

May has been designated as Military Appreciation Month to honor the service and sacrifice of members of the Army, Navy, Air Force, Coast Guard, Marines and National Guard, as well as the innumerable contributions of military spouses and families.  Congress designated the month of May as Military Appreciation Month, as it includes many military anniversaries […]

ZURICH CLASSIC HONORS WOUNDED HEROES

As part of its week-long series of Birdies for the Brave activities designed to honor and show appreciation to the courageous men and women of our U.S. Armed Forces and their families, the Zurich Classic of New Orleans hosted an opportunity this past Saturday for four wounded heroes – all of whom are Purple Heart […]

LOWCOUNTRY FOUNDATION HONORS WOUNDED HERO AND FAMILY DURING RBC HERITAGE

Presented by the Lowcountry Foundation for Wounded Military Heroes, this year’s Operation Shower event at the 2019 RBC Heritage Presented by Boeing took on special meaning for one military family thanks to an outpouring of compassion from several different non-profits.  Among the 20 military moms-to-be honored at the shower was Sarah Layher, who had recently […]

CALLAWAY GOLF JOINS WITH BIRDIES FOR THE BRAVE® TO HONOR WOUNDED HEROES THROUGHOUT 2019 PGA TOUR SEASON

  Continuing its long-standing support for our military, Callaway Golf will join with Birdies for the Brave to host 15 Callaway Warrior Club Fittings during PGA TOUR tournaments in 2019.  The fittings kicked off at the Desert Classic Presented by Workday, and so far have been conducted during the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am; Cologuard Classic; […]

CAMERON CHAMP JOINS BIRDIES FOR THE BRAVE AS AN OFFICIAL PGA TOUR PLAYER SUPPORTER

PGA TOUR player Cameron Champ has joined Birdies for the Brave as an Official PGA TOUR Player Supporter. Cameron’s deep reverence for the military and passion for golf were inspired by his grandfather, Mack Champ, who served in the U.S. Air Force during Vietnam and introduced his grandson to the game of golf at the […]

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PGA TOUR PLAYER JIM FURYK & RETIRED U.S. ARMY BRIGADIER GENERAL DIX SPEAK AT BIRDIES FOR THE BRAVE FUNDRAISING EVENT

TPC Sawgrass continued its long-standing tradition of supporting our military by hosting the club’s annual Birdies for the Brave fundraising event December 9 and 10.  Festivities began with a welcome reception on Sunday evening in TPC Sawgrass’ magnificent clubhouse, featuring live entertainment, a silent auction, a cocktail reception, a delicious dinner, and remarks by special […]