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OPERATION SHOWER TEAMS WITH BIRDIES FOR THE BRAVE TO HOST MILITARY BABY SHOWERS IN PHOENIX AND LAS VEGAS

In the military, families serve too.  To show military moms and moms-to-be in Phoenix and Las Vegas how much their service and sacrifice are appreciated, the non-profit Operation Shower teamed up with Birdies for the Brave to host elaborately-designed, joyful baby showers during the Charles Schwab Cup Championship and the Shriners Hospitals for Children Open.  […]

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’ […]

BIRDIES FOR THE BRAVE PLAYER SUPPORTERS EARN TITLES, GIVE BACK

During the 2018-2019 season, several PGA TOUR players who are Official Birdies for the Brave Player Supporters have garnered championships, bringing added attention to the needs of military members, veterans and their families. On the PGA TOUR, Cameron Champ took home championships during the last two seasons, earning titles at the Sanderson Farms Championship (2018) […]

K9S FOR WARRIORS FOUNDER SHARI DUVAL HONORED WITH BIRDIES FOR THE BRAVE COURAGE AWARD

During this year’s Birdies for the Brave fundraising event at TPC Sawgrass, K9s For Warriors Founder Shari Duval was honored with the 2019 Birdies for the Brave Courage Award for her tireless efforts, unwavering patriotism and extraordinary service on behalf of veterans. Even before starting K9s For Warriors, Shari devoted her time and passion to […]

WOUNDED HERO TERRY BASS PRESENTED WITH MORTGAGE-FREE HOME DURING 2019 TOUR CHAMPIONSHIP

The 2019 TOUR Championship continued its long-standing tradition of supporting U.S. military members and their families by hosting a variety of outreach and appreciation activities during the event in August at Atlanta’s East Lake Golf Club.  Highlighting its Birdies for the Brave activities, the TOUR Championship joined with Humana in hosting a special ceremony on […]

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 […]

PURPLE HEART DAY FESTIVITIES HIGHLIGHT MILITARY APPRECIATION AT THE NORTHERN TRUST

THE NORTHERN TRUST, the first event of the 2019 FedExCup Playoffs, showed its appreciation to members of our U.S. Armed Forces and their families by joining with Birdies for the Brave to host a series of military appreciation activities during tournament week.  THE NORTHERN TRUST was played at Liberty National Golf Club in Jersey City, […]

LOWCOUNTRY FOUNDATION FOR WOUNDED MILITARY HEROES ECLIPSES $1.2 MILLION FOR BIRDIES FOR THE BRAVE HOMEFRONT GROUPS

Thanks to the outpouring of support from the local community, the event raised $170,000, bringing the total amount raised during the past nine years to $1,235,000.  Proceeds will once again benefit local heroes served by six Birdies for the Brave military homefront charities including Military Warriors Support Foundation; Operation Shower; Special Operations Warrior Foundation; Green Beret Foundation; […]

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 […]

TWO NEW TOURNAMENTS, SAME GREAT COMMITMENT TO MILITARY FAMILIES

  Two tournaments debuted on the PGA TOUR this season, seamlessly joining more than 80 other tournaments on the PGA TOUR, PGA TOUR Champions and Korn Ferry Tour in hosting military outreach and appreciation activities.  The Rocket Mortgage Classic, held June 27-30 at Detroit Golf Club in Detroit, MI, and the 3M Open, played July […]