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Tiger’s Blog: Updates on Tiger Jam and My Recovery

I heard so many great things about last weekend’s Tiger Jam.  It’s one of my favorite weekends of the year and it’s the first time I couldn’t attend.  Special thanks to MGM Grand and to all my friends who pitched in to make Tiger Jam a big success.  Kate Upton played poker and hosted our Saturday […]

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Scholar Voices: Giving Back in Lewiston, Maine

In our latest Scholar Voices piece, we hear from Earl Woods Scholar and Bates College rising sophomore David Garcia. An Orange County, California native, David shares how moving across the country to Maine and attending a private liberal arts college has exposed him to many serious issues—from poverty and drugs to racism—plaguing his new, local community. For David, bearing witness to these problems has not only reinforced his need to give back to the community, but has shown him how vital civic engagement is.

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Tracking the Transition: Digital Content in Our Schools

Earlier this month, Tiger Woods Foundation’s VP of Programs and Education, Dr. Katherine Bihr, had the opportunity to present at Discovery Education’s annual Superintendent Digital Transition Symposium in San Diego, California. Speaking to hundreds of superintendents as well as district and thought leaders from across the U.S., Bihr and conference host and co-presenter Dr. Karen […]

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The Earl Woods Scholar Program Expands D.C. Model

Now in its 11th year, the Earl Woods Scholar Program has grown tremendously, providing 194 students with college scholarships, to date. However, guided by the belief that we can always do better, the Tiger Woods Foundation and the Earl Woods Scholar Program has its sights set on doubling the number of scholars we reach. To […]

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2017 Tiger Jam Sold Out – Get on the List for 2018

The highly anticipated Tiger Jam 2017 has sold out. The annual charity event, which features four incredible events in one: Tiger’s Poker Night presented by World Poker Tour®; golf at the exclusive Shadow Creek; a premium auction and private concert with Darius Rucker; and an epic post-party celebration at Topgolf Las Vegas, will help the […]

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Earl Woods Scholar Program’s First Lawyer Takes the Stage at Tiger Jam

In a few days, the Tiger Woods Foundation will host Tiger Jam, an exclusive two-day charity event at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. While attendees will enjoy golfing, gambling and all the glitter the city has to offer, the core of the event is and always has been the students and scholars who are […]

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Topgolf Las Vegas to Host Epic Tiger Jam Post-Party

Tiger Jam just got a bit more exciting in 2017. New this year, the annual post-concert party will be held at Topgolf Las Vegas. Tiger Jam attendees are invited to an exclusive, one-of-a-kind experience at Topgolf Las Vegas following the private concert with Darius Rucker where they will have the opportunity to play the Topgolf […]

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Kate Upton to Attend Tiger Jam 2017

We are excited to announce that the 2017 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue cover model, Kate Upton, will be a special guest at the 19th annual Tiger Jam. Upton will host exclusive meet and greets throughout the two-day charity event at MGM Grand Hotel & Casino. Proceeds from the event benefit the college-access programs of the […]

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Remembering Tiger Jam I

Before Vegas, before Shadow Creek and before Darius was known as Darius, the inaugural Tiger Jam kicked off the fundraising for TGR Live in 1998. Tiger Jam I was held in Los Angeles and featured an incredible lineup of The Eagles, Hootie and the Blowfish and Babyface. It was “One of These Nights” in 1998 […]

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Three Cheers for the Class of 2017!

On the heels of College Signing Day, the Tiger Woods Foundation held its 8th annual Earl Woods Scholar Program High School Graduation Celebration at Chapman University. The luncheon, held in honor of our 10 Orange County Earl Woods Scholars, brought together families, teachers, counselors and TWF staff for an afternoon filled with pride and swelling […]

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Auction for Education Launches

Tiger Jam provides guests with incredible moments through one-of-a-kind experiences. At this year’s event, you can play poker against the world’s best players, golf at the iconic Shadow Creek, or jam with GRAMMY award-winning musician Darius Rucker at our private concert. You also can extend your Tiger Jam experience while making an impact through the […]

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TPC Potomac No Stranger to Championship Golf

Arnold Palmer, Adam Scott, Steve Stricker. These are just a few of the names who have tasted success at TPC Potomac. In 2017, the Quicken Loans National will be contested at TPC Potomac for the first time, but it will hardly be the first PGA TOUR event at this championship course. Professional golf in Washington […]

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20 years of making memories

From PGA TOUR FedExCup Playoff events to concerts with GRAMMY Award winners, TGR Live has been at the forefront of producing world-class fundraising events for the Tiger Woods Foundation more than 20 years. No matter the size and scope of the event, TGR Live has one vision: to deliver an event experience that is first-class, […]

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Happy Teacher Appreciation Day

Teacher Appreciation Week is coming to an end, but our gratitude for our educators remains constant! Like their team members you met earlier in the week, today’s group of educators go above and beyond every day. Whether on the golf greens or in the classroom, they are instilling confidence and curiosity in their students. And […]

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Darius Rucker to perform at Tiger Jam 2017

We are excited to announce that Darius Rucker will perform at the 19th annual Tiger Jam private concert on Saturday, May 20. The two-day charity event returns this month to the MGM Grand Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas for a star-studded weekend of world-class golf, high-stakes poker, gourmet cuisine and exclusive VIP experiences benefitting […]

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TGR Live goes digital

May 4 marks an exciting day in the evolution of TGR Live, the exclusive event management company for the Tiger Woods Foundation. You’re reading this post from our newly redesigned website, TGRLive.com, and for the first time in the 20-year history of the company, we have launched social channels dedicated to covering our five events. […]

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Happy Teacher Appreciation Week!

We’re back to continue our Teacher Appreciation Week celebration! Our educators do far more than stand behind a podium. They’re connecting with students everyday, helping them believe in their own potential and find pathways to college and exciting careers in STEM (science, technology, engineering, math). We’re so grateful for all they do—and we’re certain their […]

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Happy Teacher Appreciation Week!

In honor of Teacher Appreciation Week we’re showing a little love to our exemplary team of educators—and sharing a few fun facts about them! Whether they’re teaching forensic science or biology to 5th graders, robotics, coding or video game design to middle schoolers, or guiding high school students through the college process, our educators are […]

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My National Day: golf’s fastest round

Walking to the first tee during the final round of the 2014 Quicken Loans National, I had no idea what was in store for me. But more to come on that. I’ve had great experiences volunteering at the Quicken Loans National over the past five years; from walking with former Quicken Loans CEO, Bill Emerson […]

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Program director advocates for equal access at national education conferences

Broad access to selective colleges for high-achieving, low-income, underrepresented students remains a challenge. The college-access programs of the Tiger Woods Foundation have focused on this issue for the past several years. In 2009, the Earl Woods Scholar Program began a pilot at the TGR Learning Lab in Anaheim that focused on students receiving the opportunity […]

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