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The 2022 Under Armour/Jordan Spieth Championship

The 2022 Under Armour/Jordan Spieth Championship

  Long-time IAMGF participants and interns Jelani R. and Wyatt K. were selected to play in the three-day AJGA Under Armour/Jordan Spieth Championship at Trinity Forest on July 18-21, in this three-day tournament, the field of 78 players competed...
Summer Intern Program

Summer Intern Program

Amazing summer Internship Program! We had the opportunity to hire 18 high school and college interns who took on roles at Cedar Crest Golf Course and the foundation, from Golf Operations to Marketing and Fundraising. Throughout the internship, the...
2022 PGA Junior League Golf Tournament

2022 PGA Junior League Golf Tournament

PGA Junior League Golf Tournament (Postseason) On Wednesday, July 27, eight of our juniors participated in the PGA Jr. League Championship at Prairie Lakes Golf Course in Grand Prairie. Kiara H. and Anthony E. led our team shooting a 42 on nine holes....
2022 Dallas Amateur Championship

2022 Dallas Amateur Championship

     The 2022 Dallas Amateur Championship was held this past weekend, July 23-24, in which interns took a huge part in helping set up and run the show. Interns had roles such as checking players in at registration, keeping live scoring,...
From The Bunker - 7 Q’s With an Intern

From The Bunker - 7 Q’s With an Intern

7 Q's With Cesar S.   Name: Cesar Salinas Hometown: McAllen, Texas School: Cesar is a rising senior at Life School Oak Cliff. Fun Fact: "I grew up with six siblings." Post-internship career interest: Cesar is interested in pursuing...
2022 Summer Intern Golf Clinic

2022 Summer Intern Golf Clinic

On Friday, July 8th, the high school, and college interns had the opportunity to participate in the annual IAMGF Golf Clinic at Cedar Crest Golf Course. The coaches, Henry Arredondo and Darius Henson did a fantastic job teaching the basics of golf. Interns...
From The Bunker - 7 Q’s With an Intern

From The Bunker - 7 Q’s With an Intern

7 Q's With Drazell W.   Name: Drazell Washington Hometown: Dallas, Texas School: Drazell is a rising junior at Philander Smith College pursuing a degree in Business. Fun Fact: "My brother is an intern as well with the I AM a Golfer foundation." Post-internship...
From The Bunker - 7 Q’s With an Intern

From The Bunker - 7 Q’s With an Intern

7 Q's With Harry L.   Name: Harrison Laine Hometown: Los Angeles, California School: Harry is a class of 2022 graduate from Southern Methodist University. He received a degree in Applied Physiology and Sport Management with a minor in Sports...
From The Bunker - 7 Q’s With an Intern

From The Bunker - 7 Q’s With an Intern

7 Q's With Adaria W. Name: Adaria Wade Hometown: Dallas, Texas School: Adaria is a rising senior at Texas A&M University-Commerce pursuing a degree in Senior Sport & Rec Management. Fun Fact: Adaria loves drinking Herbalife...
From The Bunker - 7 Q’s With an Intern

From The Bunker - 7 Q’s With an Intern

7 Q's With Hector D.   Name: Hector Diaz Hometown: Dallas, Texas School: Hector is a rising senior at Austin College pursuing a Bachelor of Arts in International Economics & Finance. Fun Fact: Hector will be studying abroad...
Make Golf Your Thing Grant Recipient

Make Golf Your Thing Grant Recipient

I AM a Golfer Foundation received a $25,000 grant from 'Make Golf Your Thing' initiative The IAMGF has been selected as one of 81 designated organizations across the nation to receive a grant from Make Golf Your Thing, a program that supports organizations...
Paris B. awarded the NTPGA Fairway to Success Scholarship supported by I AM a Golfer Foundation

Paris B. awarded the NTPGA Fairway to Success Scholarship supported by I AM a Golfer Foundation

Lincoln High School Senior, Paris B. was awarded the NTPGA Fairway to Success Scholarship supported by the I Am a Golfer Foundation.  Paris will be a 2022 High School graduate and will be attending Texas Southern University in the Fall of 2022....
Jelani R., NTPGA Fairway to Success Scholarship Recipient

Jelani R., NTPGA Fairway to Success Scholarship Recipient

Our IAMGF Intern and Golf Program participant, Jelani R., was awarded the NTPGA Fairway to Success Scholarship this morning at David W. Carter High School where he is a Senior.  Established in 2007, the Fairway to Success Program annually awards...
Getting to the Green Financial Literacy & Golf Camp

Getting to the Green Financial Literacy & Golf Camp

Getting to the Green! This Saturday, April 30th we hosted our second Financial Literacy Course of the month, this time at Cedar Crest Golf Course. Thank you to our partners, Camp Exposure and Lubbock Smith, Director of Community Developments / Vista...
Schwab's Virtual Financial Literacy Course

Schwab's Virtual Financial Literacy Course

 We want to thank Charles Schwab for the opportunity to partner with us and educate our Juniors about finances during this month dedicated to Financial Literacy.   Today we hosted our first Charles Schwab's Virtual Finacial Literacy...
Courtney J. experiences the Veritex Bank Championship

Courtney J. experiences the Veritex Bank Championship

  Thanks to Tre Carruthers and Ameriprise Financial Group, one of our IAMGF Juniors, Courtney J. was able to experience the Veritex Bank Championship this past weekend along with his parents. Courtney's parents shared with us the great time they...
Junior Golfer Higlight

Junior Golfer Higlight

Congratulations Luis Trejo! After countless hours of practicing and playing golf week after week, Luis Trejo's work has paid off. Luis competed in the Dallas ISD Boys District Golf Tournament which took place at Cedar Crest Golf Course and qualified...
Golfer Making a Difference in Southern Dallas Community

Golfer Making a Difference in Southern Dallas Community

In case you missed it, IAMGF's Ira Molayo sat with Pat Doney of NBC News to talk about some of the impact golf is having on south Dallas via the IAMGF programming initiative and Cedar Crest Golf Course. Click here to see the video and read the full...
2022 High School Interns

2022 High School Interns

We want to welcome our 2022 High School Interns! We're excited to have returning and new interns at Cedar Crest Golf Course this Spring/Summer. Interns will work and learn from different aspects of Cedar Crest Golf Course, from Golf Services to Golf...
Gym-Take-Over Clinic

Gym-Take-Over Clinic

A fantastic turnout for the I Am a Golfer Foundation’s first week of the in-school junior golf program initiative at St. Phillips School and Community Center in South Dallas. Students from 1st – 6th grade experienced two days of golf by learning the...
IAMGF Junior Academy - Spring Season

IAMGF Junior Academy - Spring Season

  The I AM a Golfer Junior Academy officially kicked off this Saturday, March 12, at Cedar Crest Golf Course with the first Training Camp of the Spring Season for Level 3 students. After three months of off-season, returning students...
2022 I AM an Intern Program

2022 I AM an Intern Program

2022 I AM an Intern Program Do you want to be a part of a unique growing organization and have an opportunity to gain real-world work experience while pursuing your education? I Am a Golfer Foundation is looking to hire 18 high school and college students...
From The Bunker - 10 Q’s With an Intern

From The Bunker - 10 Q’s With an Intern

10 Q’s With Carver D.   Name: Carver D.  Hometown: Red Oak, Texas  School: Texas A&M University-Commerce ‘22 - Sport and Recreation Management  Why IAMGF? I have deep roots in Cedar Crest Golf Course,...
A Winning Partnership

A Winning Partnership

CBRE and IAMGF - A Winning Partnership for Cedar Crest On Thursday, December 16, 2021, IAMGF was announced as one of four Dallas-based nonprofits to receive a financial contribution from CBRE's Community Impact Initiative.   The new partnership...
From The Bunker - 10 Q’s With an Intern

From The Bunker - 10 Q’s With an Intern

  10 Q’s With Rachel M.   Name: Rachel M. Hometown: Dallas, Tx School: Texas A&M Kingsville - Architecture Engineering Why IAMGF? The foundation was brought to me. I played golf in high school and this is where we practiced....
 End of Year Holiday Party

End of Year Holiday Party

It's Party Time! What better way to wrap up the year than with our annual End of Year Holiday Party this past Saturday!  Hosted by IAMGF's Jamondra G. and Trinity H., nearly 100 attendees enjoyed contests, brunch, participant presentations,...
IAMGF PGA Jr League Championship presented by 2K Foundations

IAMGF PGA Jr League Championship presented by 2K Foundations

IAMGF PGA Jr League Championship presented by 2K Foundations What a great turnout! Thank you to everyone that came out and enjoyed the great event and to the sponsors, especially 2K Foundations, who made it possible. Families and youth joined us on...
Saturday Programming Halloween Edition

Saturday Programming Halloween Edition

Boo-Tastic!  Golfers who happened to walk by during the Saturday morning programming were greeted with a more than few odd sights. Anime characters like Himiko Toga, Minecraft, and Iron Man were on the golf course.  IAMGF held its first Boo-Tastic...
IAMGF Fall Program

IAMGF Fall Program

Registration Is Open For  IAMGF Fall Program 2021 IAMGF is super excited to be back for the Fall Programing.  Fall Programming provides local youth, ages 7 to 18, an opportunity to learn the game of golf in a fun and competitive atmosphere,...
From The Bunker - 10 Q’s With an Intern

From The Bunker - 10 Q’s With an Intern

10 Q’s With Jamondra G. Name: Jamondra G. Hometown: Dallas, TXSchool: Philander Smith College – Class of 2024 Why IAMGF? I felt that the foundation chose me.  What do you think is your most valuable or differentiating contribution to your...
Giving Back

Giving Back

Giving Back September 14, 2021Categories: Blog, News Releases Dallas, TX (Sept. 14) - Reggie Newton picked up his first golf club at 15. Immediately in love, he only wanted to learn more and improve his game.

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