A Year in Review

                                                   A Year in Review: Our Accomplishments for 2019:

  • We have 66 members
  • Our associate members are located in the following locations: NYC, NJ, MO, NV, VA, ME & Trinidad
  • Held our Fifth Anniversary Scholarship Golf Classic at Harbor Links Golf Course, Port Washington NY and we honored the Clarke Family
  • From 2016 to 2019, we awarded 30 scholarships to students, with the total cash disbursement of $19,000.00 to date
  • Awarded eight (8) $750.00 scholarships to the winners of our scholarship program, totaling $6,000.00 for 2019
  • Established a $6,400 scholarship fund for 8 students at $800.00 each to be awarded in 2020
  • 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
  • We where interviewed by CNN-Atlanta, Associate Press-Washington DC and WGBH Basic Black, Boston TV show about Diversity in Golf and the funds that Step Curry gave to Howard University golf program
  • 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: Blue, Kissena, Lido Beach, Clearview, Hideaway Hills (Poconos Pa.), Mount Airy (Poconos Pa.), Poconos Manor (Poconos Pa.), Marine Park, Harbor Links, Middle Bay, Bergen Point, Towers Country Club, Dyker Beach, La Tourette, Van Courtlandt Park (15)
  • Played golf at Non-UBGA Outings: Brookville Country Club, Scarsdale Golf Club, Montammy Golf Club (NJ)
  • Supported the following organizations: Mid Island Golf Club, 715 Veterans Assoc. Inc., Mt. Bethel Baptist Church, Craft Club #97, La “V” en Rose Production, Jessie Banks Foundation (NJ), DC 37 Local 372, Omega Psi Phi, Prince Hall Lodge, African Center for Community Empowerment, JFK Rotary Club, JFK Chamber of Commerce, Stony Brook Foundation, One Stroke Golf, CSA Scholarship Fund, Quintano Downes Memorial, United Blackmen of Queens & SQPA after school program, Jamaica YMCA
  • Held two free golf clinics for our members and the community,
  • Held our fifth annual formal holiday party for our membership and guest at Thomasina’s
  • We had One (1) out of state weekend outing with our members in the Poconos in Pa. at three different courses: HIDEAWAY HILLS, MOUNT AIRY & POCONOS MANNOR
  • Scheduled our out of town weekend golf outing in the Ocean City MD. for, June 2020
  • Contracted with Harbor Links Golf Course to host our 2020, 6th Annual Scholarship Award Golf Classic, in Port Washington NY
  • Updated our website

 

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