A Year in Review

A Year in Review: Our Accomplishments for 2018:

  • We have 55 members
  • Our associate members are located in the following locations: NJ, MO, NV, DC & Trinidad
  • Held our Fourth Annual Scholarship Golf Tournament at Dyker Beach Golf Course, Brooklyn NY and  honored Mrs. Ruschell Boone a reporter at Spectrum NY1 News
  • To date (from 2016 to 2018), we've awarded 22 scholarships to students, with the total cash disbursement of $13,000.00 
  • Awarded eight (8) $750.00 scholarships to the winners of our scholarship program, totaling $6,000.00 for 2018
  • Established a $6,000 scholarship fund for 8 students at $750.00 each to be awarded in 2019
  • Phone interview by the Queens Chronicle Newspaper, about the various golf courses in Queens
  • Was contacted by a Philadelphia Film Company, about producing a short story about Blacks in the game of golf
  • Was a guest on the Small Business Matters Radio Show on 93.5FM, hosted by Annette Runcie
  • Donated golf clubs to the United Black Men of Queens, for their mentoring program for young Black men
  • Donated dress clothes to High School Seniors for their prom
  • Donated Christmas toys to: SQPA’s after school program in South Jamaica Housing Development for kids from Kindergarten to the 7th grade
  • Played golf at the following courses: Bethpage Golf Course Red, Yellow & Green), Kissena G C, Forest Park G C, Riis Park Pitch & Putt, Douglaston G C, Clearview G C, Willow Creek G C, Heartland Golf Park, Marine Park G C, Dyker Beach G C and Towers Country Club, Crystal Spring Resort, Scarsdale Golf Club, Vineyard’s Golf at Renault Winery (NJ), McCullough’s Emerald Links (NJ), Harbor Pines Golf Club (NJ), Marlton Golf Course (MD.), Lawrence Country Club) & Paramount Golf Club (24)
  • Played golf at Non-UBGA Outings golf courses with: Weeksville Heritage(Dyker Beach), Mid-Island (Douglaston), Omega PSI PHI (Marine Park G C), Ladies Golf Outing (Marine Park), Original Tee ( Crystal Spring Resort), BF Golf Tournament (Towers Country Club), YMCA Charity Golf Tournament (Scarsdale Golf Club), CSA Scholarship Fund (Dyker), JFK Rotary Club (Lawrence Country Club), Metro Black Bar Assoc. (Paramount Golf Club)(10)
  • Supported the following organizations: La”V”en Rose Productions, Mid Island Golf Club, 715 Veterans Assoc. Inc. & National Coalition of 100 Black Women, Inc. (Bergen/Passaic Chapter)
  • Held two free golf clinics for our members and the community,
  • Held our third annual formal holiday party for our membership and guests at Pa-Nash Restaurant & Lounge
  • Organized two “2” out of state weekend outings with our member at Marlton Golf Club in Upper Marlboro Md., which is a Black owned and operated golf course and Atlantic City at three different courses:
  • Setup our out of town weekend golf outing in the Poconos Pa. for, June 2019
  • Contracted with Harbor Links Golf Course to host our 2019, 5th Anniversary Scholarship Award Golf Classic, in Port Washington NY
  • Updated our website
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