The PGA TOUR prides itself on giving back to the communities in which its events are held. The Korn Ferry Tour Championship presented by United Leasing & Finance has continued this tradition through the tournament host organization Golf Gives Back, Inc.
Golf Gives Back, Inc., a 501c3, 17-member Board of Directors oversees the sales, operations and charitable giving aspects of the Korn Ferry Tour Championship presented by United Leasing & Finance.
The mission of the Golf Gives Back board is to make the Korn Ferry Championship a world class “must attend” entertainment experience for spectators, volunteers and tour players generating substantial charitable and economic impact(s) for our Regional community and promoting positive brand awareness for the Region.
The Golf Gives Back Board has identified Early Childhood education (High Quality Pre-K/ Child development) for lower income children as our charitable giving focus for tournament proceeds. Learn more….
The Old National Bank Charitable ticket program is a $50,000 pool based on free admission scans at the gate. Each participating charitable organization has a unique bar code offering free admission to the tournament. The charities share the $50,000 pool based on their percentage of admission through the gate. Learn more….
Impact grants have been awarded in 2018-2020 for a total of $125,000 . Recipients include Easterseals Milestones for the childhood Arts enrichment center, Community One for the Tepe Park Clubhouse renovation and Boys & Girls Club of Evansville for the “Be a Star ” anti bullying program. Learn more….