DiGiulio Makes Four Year Commitment to Youth, Military, and Diverse Populations through PGA REACH WNY
EAST AMHERST, NY – Financial Advisor and avid golfer Tim DiGiulio has been named a Trustee for PGA REACH WNY, the 501(c)(3) foundation of the Western New York Section, PGA of America.
DiGiulio, a member of Transit Valley Country Club, has pledged over the next four years to PGA REACH WNY. The gift is designed to inspire others to contribute to PGA REACH WNY, as well as convey his belief in the mission that local WNYPGA Professionals are driving home through PGA REACH WNY.
“I deeply believe in the game of golf and its positive impact on participants of all ages and demographics,” said Tim DiGiulio. “Through this commitment with PGA REACH WNY, I hope to give back to the community and game that has given so much back to me. Over the past year it has been exciting to learn more about the long term strategic initiatives of PGA REACH WNY. I look forward to being a part of some of the game changing initiatives that are in the works for our youth, military and diverse populations.”
The mission of PGA REACH WNY is to positively impact the lives of youth, military, and diverse populations through the game of golf. PGA REACH WNY was created with a goal of providing support to various organizations within the boundaries of the Western New York PGA Section. Through the game of golf, the Foundation will work to fund and conduct programs supporting its mission, including the Western New York Section PGA Junior Golf initiatives and various other underprivileged youth golf programs. The Foundation will also conduct and/or support a variety of initiatives that serve the founding pillars: youth, military, and diversity in golf.
PGA Jr. League, the flagship youth program of PGA REACH WNY, is a game-changing opportunity to bring family and friends together around fun team golf experiences. PGA HOPE (Helping Our Patriots Everywhere) introduces golf to Veterans with disabilities to enhance their physical, mental, social and emotional well-being. The PGA WORKS Fellowship aspires to be the most valuable entry-level employment opportunity for individuals from diverse backgrounds to gain experience in all facets of the golf industry.
“We’re delighted that Tim DiGiulio has joined as our first Trustee & Advisory member,” said WNYPGA Executive Director, Steven Bartkowski. “I have met with Tim and discussed the future strategic direction of PGA REACH WNY and it’s anticipated impact to the community as a whole. His donation is a beacon of light for others across the local golf industry to emulate, and the impact it will have is enormous. PGA REACH WNY is grateful for Tim’s generosity and commitment to the future of the game in Western NY.”
About Tim DiGiulio
Tim DiGiulio has been affiliated with L&M since 1998 and is a Chartered Retirement Planning Counselor (CRPC), as well as a Registered Representative offering securities through Securities America, Inc. and advisory services through Securities America Advisors, Inc . Securities America is separate from all other named entities. He is married and has two children, Jack and Molly. Tim is an avid golfer as a member of Transit Valley Country Club and competes in both BDGA and NYSGA events regionally.
Education: Bachelor of Arts, Hamilton College, 1998
Amherst Hockey, Board of Directors
St. Joseph’s Collegiate Institute, 2011-2012 Annual Fund Co-chair
Volunteer Baseball and Hockey Coach
Awards: St. Joseph’s Collegiate Institute Athletics Hall of Fame
About PGA REACH WNY
PGA REACH WNY was created by local PGA Professionals in 2010 with a goal of providing support to various organizations within the boundaries of the Western New York PGA Section. Through the game of golf, the Foundation will work to fund programs supporting its mission, including the Western New York Section PGA Junior Golf initiatives and various other underprivileged youth golf programs. The Foundation will conduct and/or support a variety of initiatives that serve the founding pillars: youth, military, and diversity in golf. Learn more here: https://westernnewyork.pga.com/foundation/
Jacob Coles, PGA REACHY WNY, 716-247-6283, firstname.lastname@example.org