The Golf Professionals of Manitoba Foundation Inc. gives financially disadvantaged kids the opportunity to become involved in all the aspects of the great game of golf through the Future Pros Program.
We provide participants the equipment, lessons and full junior membership to a club close to where they live. Golf provides so much more than just a great game, it promotes a healthy lifestyle, teaches etiquette and respect and develops relationship that may not otherwise happen.
In 2017, and continuing in 2018, as players tee off at each tournament they asked to donate $5 to the Golf Professionals of Manitoba Foundation Inc. & the Future Pros Program. In 2017 over $700 was raised. Thank you to the members of the PGA of Canada I Manitoba Zone for your contribution!
The Foundation and Future Pros Program is committed to helping improve the lives of kids in our community through the game of golf.
For more information on the Future Pros Program, please visit www.futurepros.ca
Birdies for Bacteria
Gerry Hodson has teamed up with the Health Sciences Centre and the PGA of Manitoba to raise awareness and funds to fight Infectious Diseases in Manitoba!
For each birdie made by a Golf Professional at a PGA of Canada I Manitoba Zone tournament this season, Gerry Hodson will be donating $10 to Health Sciences Infectious Disease on behalf of the PGA of Canada I Manitoba Zone.
$ 530 was raised at the first tournament of the season, the PING Spring Classic.
Thank you to Gerry Hodson for his donation today!
Between 2014- 2016, at each of the PGA of Manitoba Tournaments, players donated $5 before they tee’d off – to CancerCare Manitoba Foundation. Over the course of three years, over $1,700 was donated on behalf of our members to CancerCare and the important work they do for Manitobans.
In 2013, the PGA of Manitoba Golf Professionals – as a group made an important decision – to make Children’s Wish Foundation our 2013 charity of choice! At each of the PGA of Manitoba Tournaments – players were asked to donate $5 before they tee’d off – to Children’s Wish Foundation. The result : Members of the PGA of Manitoba raised $1,500 to help grant a wish for a child through the Children’s Wish Foundation.