AGA'S Champion 100

On Monday, May 16, 2011, the Arizona Golf Association, in conjunction with the Tournament Players Club of Scottsdale, will put on Champion 100, a golf marathon geared to benefit the men and women of the United States Armed Forces. THEY NEED YOU to play 100 holes of golf with them on the TPC’s Champions Course. Arizona Golf Association

Nearly all Americans share a significant, common interest…namely their respect for the brave men and women of our military. With nominal participation from 100 volunteers, the AGA could raise $250,000 or more, in the next few weeks to honor and support these patriots. This important, one-day event is a wonderful way to raise much-needed dollars for a remarkable group of people who give 100% of themselves without asking for anything in return.

There are two ways to help in the next two weeks:

1) have your group sponsor you or a veteran to play 100 holes on May 16th

2) simply help the cause with your donation/credit card

To donate visit  

Under “Sponsor”, please list Ed Gowan, Executive Director.  If you wish to play, call 602-944-3035 and ask for Ed or Maureen LaMantia.

Champions 100 / Arizona Golf Foundation is acting as the umbrella for the groups listed below, and is a 501(c)(3) charitable foundation (Tax ID 86-0761350).  50% of the proceeds will go to Birdies for the Brave, 20% will go to both the Wounded Warrior Project and the Navy Seal Foundation while 10% will be dispersed to Folds of Honor.


Birdies for the Brave
Birdies for the Brave is a military outreach initiative that supports individuals in the U.S. Armed Forces and their families, through military home front groups directly serving military men and women lost or injured in the line of duty.

Wounded Warrior Project
Wounded Warrior Project, raising awareness and enlisting help from the public for the needs of injured service members, as well as provide unique, direct programs and services to meet the specific needs of individuals in their recovery efforts.

Navy Seal Foundation
Navy Seal Foundation provides tragedy assistance for families who have lost a loved one in training or combat, as well as scholarships and educational assistance to active duty personnel, their spouses, and children. Additionally, the Navy Seal Foundation ensures the contributions of these elite warriors are always remembered, recognized, and documented for future generations, by preserving the rich history and heritage of the Naval Special Warfare community.

Folds of Honor Foundation
Folds of Honor Foundation provides post-secondary educational scholarships to the spouses and children of service members disabled or killed as a result of their military service.


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