It’s all about women helping women and “paying it forward”. The EWGA Foundation is the charitable arm of the EWGA, dedicated to developing and funding education and leadership programs for women of all ages.
As a 501(c)(3) charitable not-for-profit organization, the EWGA Foundation operates as a separate legal entity from the EWGA and is funded through donations, member contributions and various fundraising activities conducted throughout the year. Donations are tax deductible to the extent allowable by law. Consult your tax advisor for details.
The "Women On Par®" Scholarship Program helps women 30 years of age and older who are interested in beginning or completing their undergraduate college education to get ‘on par' with their peers. Started in 2008 and based on need, the Women on Par® Scholarship program has awarded 12 scholarships to deserving women to further their education and realize their dreams.
2015 applications are now open until 200 applications are received or April 15, 2015, whichever occurs first. Two scholarships will be awarded in June. Applicants are not required to be EWGA Members, but must comply with the eligibility criteria. Click here to learn more about the 2015 Women on Par® Scholarship program; access the eligibility criteria and read Frequently Asked Questions.
Recipes for Success - This cookbook developed as a fundraiser for the EWGA Foundation is a delicious collection of more than 380 recipes, tips and golf games contributed by EWGA members from across the country as well as noted friends. You can purchase your copy or copies from the EWGA’s online store.
LPGA-USGA Girls Golf – Each year EWGA Chapters purchase tee signs in support of LPGA- USGA Girls Golf as well as conduct local events to benefit Girls Golf, First Tee and other youth developmental programs. Since the start of the Foundation in 2003, EWGA Chapters and the EWGA Foundation have raised over $500,000 in support of LPGA-USGA Girls Golf.
Leadership development training and facilitation – the EWGA Foundation provides financial support to feature speakers at EWGA meetings and functions.
EWGA Golf Education Curriculum – the EWGA Foundation provides financial support for the development and evolution of the EWGA Golf Education Curriculum.
Think of all the friends and fun you have found through the great game of golf. Your support for the EWGA Foundation is an ideal way to give back and pay it forward to help more women and future generations. Contributions in memory or to honor someone special will be recognized on the EWGA Foundation home page.
Amazon Smile Program – Please visit AmazonSmile and designate the Executive Women’s Golf Association Foundation as the charitable organization to receive donations from eligible purchases. They will remember your selection. Then each time you shop on Amazon, simply sign in at smile.amazon.com and every eligible purchase you make will result in a 0.5% donation to the EWGA Foundation.
Corporate Matching Gift Program - Does your employer have a, matching gift programs to match charitable contributions made by their employees? These contributions are often matched dollar for dollar, which doubles the power of your charitable donation. To find out if your company has a matching gift policy, check with your company's human resources / payroll department.