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4. PGA H.O.P.E.


Western New York Section PGA Foundation

Mission Statement 

The Foundation was created with a goal of providing support to various organizations in the Buffalo, Rochester, Erie and the Southern Tier through the game of golf. With a focus on benevolence, the foundation will look to fund various programs such as the Western New York Section PGA Junior Golf and various underprivileged youth golf programs. Another focus of the foundation will be to partner with a variety of initiatives that serve the physically challenged, the Military, and female golf.

Applying For Financial Grant Assistance 

Grant Applications are accepted on an annual basis. The application deadline is the first business day in November. Grant award notifications will be made in December and grants will be paid in June of the following year. Any questions or assistance needed should be directed to Steve Bartkowski.

Grant Guidelines – Consideration will be given to:

  • Community impact

  • Programs targeting youth golfers age 18 and under

  • Programs targeting disabled golfers, military, minorities, and women golfers

  • Geographic impact of project 

The Foundation does not fund endowment campaigns, religious activities, political activities or individuals.

Table of Contents

1 - Western New York Section PGA Foundation
2 - Support the WNYPGA Foundation
3 - JC Martin Project
4 - PGA H.O.P.E