The AJGA is proud to recognize the top fundraisers for “Playing
fore their Future.” A Leadership Links program that began this year, “Playing
fore their Future” raises money for the AJGA’s ACE Grant program and CureSearch
for Children’s Cancer, a program supported by the Nicklaus Children’s Health
Care Foundation that raises funds for research and development of childhood
In its inaugural year, 119 juniors raised a total of $125,000. The
top eight fundraisers are invited to a VIP reception with Jack Nicklaus, in
conjunction with next month’s Polo Golf Junior Classic. The AJGA congratulates
the top 20 fundraisers, who showcased a dedication and determination to helping
Patrick Cover, Huntersville, N.C.
Stephen Stallings, Jr., Louisville, Ky.
Fred Allen Meyer, Nicholasville, Ky.
Calli Ringsby, Cherry Hills Village, Colo.
Jake DeZoort, Tuscaloosa, Ala.
David Sargent, Cornelius, N.C.
Andrew Kennedy, Winston-Salem, N.C.
Nick Kroustalis, Clemmons, N.C.
Parth Verma, Visalia, Calif.
Eric Austin, Northford, Conn.
Brandon Pierce, Covington, La.
Lucas Jones, Louisville, Ky.
Erica and Zachary Herr, New Hope, Penn.
Ross Robison, Wilmington, N.C.
Sean Crocker, Westlake Village, Calif.
Cole Bradford, Plano, Texas
Clay Brown, Davidson, N.C.
Keegan Hoff, Charlotte, N.C.
Anthony Perrino, Mooresville, N.C.
About CureSearch for Children’s Cancer
CureSearch for Children’s Cancer is a national non-profit
foundation whose mission is to fund and support children’s cancer research and
provide information and resources to all those affected by children’s
cancer. CureSearch raises funds for promising research conducted at more
than 175 hospitals in the United States. These hospitals participate in
National Cancer Institute sponsored clinical trials conducted by the Children’s
Oncology Group. CureSearch also funds other clinical, basic, and
translational research so that researchers can understand all aspects of
children’s cancer, from its causes to its consequences.
To support an AJGA junior through Leadership Links, please click here.
The American Junior Golf Foundation is the primary recipient of all charitable giving to the AJGA and as such administers a variety of programs designed to compliment the AJGA and the members and families who make up our community. Learn more about these important programs and how your contributions to the Foundation secure the AJGA’s financial future for future generations to come.
The Achieving Competitive Excellence (ACE) Grant program provides financial assistance to junior golfers who wish to play in AJGA events. Its goal is to give top-flight golf opportunities to young golfers regardless of financial resources. This program helps to fulfill the AJGA’s mission of developing young men and women who aspire to earn college golf scholarships through competitive junior golf.
What is Leadership Links?
Leadership Links is a new program whereby the AJGA is able to further its mission to help develop young men and women by teaching charitable giving skills and service-oriented practices at an early age. This program gives juniors all the tools necessary to donate their time, talent and resources to local charities and the AJGA youth development programs. Please click here to learn more about the program and the different opportunities available.
The American Junior Golf Association is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to the overall growth and
development of young men and women who aspire to earn college golf scholarships through competitive junior golf.