FWC FISHING PILOT PROGRAM

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Earlier this year, Commissioner Gary Nicklaus of the Florida Wildlife Commission contacted our Chapter to propose a golf and fishing pilot program. As a professional golfer and avid fisherman, Gary understands that the lakes on golf courses are typically rarely fished. Combining golf and fishing pre...

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CHAPTER RECOGNIZES CONTRIBUTIONS OF MARTY DYTRYCH

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The year 2009 was a momentous time for our organization as we became a chapter of The First Tee serving Palm Beach County.  That year also brought dedicated community leaders to our Board of Directors. At the request of former Chairman Dick Sheehan, Martin Dytrych, CPA, CFE joined the Board and ser...

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NEW PARTNERSHIP WITH BUTCH HARMON FLORIDIAN

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In addition to teaching The First Tee Life Skills Experience, our chapter provides additional instruction opportunities to middle school and high school age golfers with a goal of competing on their high school and a future collegiate team. We currently have six students playing on local high school...

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JOIN US FOR LUNCH AT THE COOPER

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Please join us for lunch to learn more about our mission of serving children and Veterans in Palm Beach County. May 9, 2019 – 11:30 am The Cooper Restaurant 4610 PGA Boulevard #100, Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33418 Event tickets are $50 per person *Seating is limited! No tickets will be sold at th...

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ELS FOR AUTISM STUDENTS ENJOY JUNIOR CLINIC

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The Honda Classic and our Chapter Coaches partnered with The Els for Autism Foundation to host a special clinic during tournament week for children with autism. Thirty plus local children attended and had a wonderful time on the driving range. The clinic concluded with a generous contribution to the...

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BEHIND THE SCENES TOUR WITH GOLF CHANNEL

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Chapter participants were invited to tour the set of Golf Channel on Saturday morning of tournament week. Not only did they hang out with Golf Channel Anchor Tim Rosaforte, but they were invited to tour the on-site T.V. production truck....

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CHAPTER STUDENTS SERVE AS COURSE REPORTERS

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Chapter students Savannah Mansueti and Trevor Tarashuk served as roving PGA TOUR Junior Course Reporters at The Honda Classic. The students received inside the ropes media credentials and shadowed reporters preparing articles and videos for media publications. This experience is designed to enhance ...

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MONDAY AFTER THE HONDA INVITATIONAL CHAMPIONS

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Each year, the Monday morning after The Honda Classic, the Champion Course at PGA National hosts our annual golf tournament. It is a rare opportunity to experience what PGA TOUR Professionals face on Championship Sunday as we play the Sunday tournament pin placements. Chapter supporters, donors a...

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CHAPTER STUDENTS ATTEND WOMEN’S LEADERSHIP FORUM

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The eighth annual Women’s Leadership Forum presented by The Honda Classic was an enlightening and educational morning during tournament week. More than 200 women gathered at PGA National Resort & Spa and participated in an engaging morning on topics vital to their professional and personal dev...

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STUDENTS ENJOY THE HONDA CLASSIC SATURDAY PRO-AM

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Program Director Connie Capanegra teamed up with three of our Chapter students- Tan Ritthisorn, Makenna Bernstein and Felipe Obando and played with PGA TOUR player Dylan Frittelli the Saturday morning of tournament week at the Palmer Course at PGA National. A second team included Chapter students- J...

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