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FARMERS INSURANCE OPEN AND WASTE MANAGEMENT PHOENIX OPEN HONOR MILITARY MEMBERS AND FIRST RESPONDERS

FARMERS INSURANCE OPEN Continuing its long-standing tradition of honoring the courageous men and women of our U.S. Armed Forces and their families – as well as the selfless first responders who risk their lives to keep us safe, the 2020 Farmers Insurance Open went above and beyond to show these American heroes how much their […]

SENTRY TOURNAMENT OF CHAMPIONS JOINS WITH SOUTHWEST AIRLINES TO CREATE VIP EXPERIENCE FOR OAHU MILITARY MEMBERS

The Sentry Tournament of Champions at Kapalua on Maui started off the New Year by giving back to those who selflessly put their lives on the line in service to our country.  On January 3, the tournament – the calendar-year opening event of the PGA TOUR season – joined with Southwest Airlines to create a […]

MILITARY MEMBERS AND FIRST RESPONDERS SOUGHT FOR EXCITING VOLUNTEER POSITIONS

Volunteers are the life blood of the PGA TOUR, and play a critical role in ensuring every facet of tournament operations runs flawlessly.  At each tournament, it takes hundreds of passionate volunteers serving on various committees to accomplish all of the responsibilities necessary to orchestrate a world-class professional golf championship featuring the best players in […]

DOMINION ENERGY CHARITY CLASSIC HONORS MILITARY HEROES

June 6, 1944 marked the largest military invasion in history by air, land and sea, when the brave men and women of the Allied forces stormed the beaches of Normandy, France in Operation Overlord.  Code-named Operation Neptune but most widely known as D-Day, the operation reversed the course of World War II, breaking the Nazis’ […]

TPC SAWGRASS BIRDIES FOR THE BRAVE EVENT PRESENTED BY MILAN HOMES MAKES A MAJOR IMPACT

TPC Sawgrass continued its long-standing tradition of supporting our military by hosting the TPC Sawgrass Birdies for the Brave Event Presented by Milan Homes September 8 and 9.  Sponsored by Milan Homes with support from Patriot Sponsors Nelson/Wakefield Beasley & Associates, Glenmorangie and Swisher International, the fundraiser followed Birdies for the Brave’s annual military homefront charity meetings.  The two-day […]

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 […]