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Volunteer of the Month: Anita Patten

The TGR Learning Lab is fortunate enough to have volunteers and staff who love students and are willing to go to any lengths to make sure they succeed. This month, we would like to recognize someone who is not officially a volunteer, but who puts in as much time and heart into our programs as […]

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Dustin Johnson to defend his title at 2018 Genesis Open

World No. 1 and 2017 tournament champion Dustin Johnson is set to defend his title when the world’s best professional golfers on the PGA TOUR return to The Riviera Country Club February 12-18 for the 2018 Genesis Open.

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Scholar Voices: My Journey to Freiburg, Germany

Currently a senior at Williams College in Williamstown, Massachusetts, Earl Woods Scholar Phuong Vo has created a home for herself in many different cities throughout the world. This is her story about studying abroad in Germany.

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Tiger Woods to play in 2017 Hero World Challenge

Following nine months away from competitive golf, tournament host Tiger Woods is set to make his return at the 2017 Hero World Challenge Nov. 30 – Dec. 3 at Albany, Bahamas. “I am excited to return to competitive golf at the Hero World Challenge,” Woods said. “Albany is the perfect setting and it will be […]

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Sponsor Spotlight: USLI

At TGR Live, sponsors play an essential role in the overall success of an event, from the planning stages through the execution. That is why TGR Live and the Tiger Woods Foundation are proud to have USLI as the presenting sponsor of the Tiger Woods Invitational, which recently concluded its 7th tournament on the Monterey Peninsula. At this year’s event, we were fortunate to […]

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Golf’s most exclusive round

There aren’t many rounds of golf more exclusive than the Hero World Challenge pro-am. Playing with one of the world’s top 18 players is matched only by the experience at Albany, Bahamas, making the pro-am a bucket-list experience for the most avid amateur golfers. The pro-am at Albany is far more than just 18 holes […]

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Creating your own college blueprint

It’s mid-October and high school seniors across the country are working on their college applications. And with the FAFSA being available on October 1, there is an added component to the college application process. This can be a stressful time for students, who are juggling their school course load, extracurricular activities and family obligations.

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Unrelenting Champions Spotlight: Mikaya & Lizette

At the Tiger Woods Foundation, we have the distinct honor of coming alongside incredibly bright and driven young people, and equipping them with the resources they need to achieve their definition of success. We call them our Unrelenting Champions. A fitting description because they tirelessly and relentlessly pursue their dreams, and achieve them. This month we feature two such champions and Earl Woods Scholars, Mikaya and Lizette.

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Finding the mindset and method to WOW your guests 

The team behind the scenes at TGR Live is responsible for more than just the planning and execution of each event. The TGR Live events team is ultimately focused on transforming excellence in a tangible way for each guest in attendance. They optimize the TGR approach of mindset, method and mastery into everything they do to develop an event experience that leaves guests with a lasting impression. The […]

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Three Days of Golf, Fun & Philanthropy at Tiger Woods Invitational presented by USLI

Hailed as one of the best private golf events in the country, the Tiger Woods Invitational presented by USLI proved once again to be an experience of a lifetime along the 17-Mile Drive in Monterey, CA. Amateur golfers took part in three days of competitive golf, amazing experiences and unforgettable moments while enjoying breathtaking views […]

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Scholar Insider: Harvard Earl Woods Scholar Chiamaka Obilo

We recently had the opportunity to sit down with Earl Woods Scholar Chiamaka Obilo, a first-year student at Harvard. Her background of growing up with a resourceful, low-income father in the Igbo-Nigerian community of Boston, coupled with her own health struggles, have led her to pursue a career in the medical field. But she no longer only wants to be a doctor. She has broader aspirations.

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Elevating the experience at the Tiger Woods Invitational

TGR Live creates unique once-in-a-lifetime moments at its events. In addition to providing first-class customer service and VIP access to events in unforgettable settings, new activations are added annually to enhance the guest experience. This year, the Tiger Woods Invitational presented by USLI has set up new interactive elements to exceed guest expectations. As amateur golfers arrive to the Monterey Peninsula, they will be treated to the challenges of the golf course, Mother Nature’s beauty and all the first-class amenities of The Lodge at Pebble Beach. What they may not expect are some of the enhanced facets at this year’s event adding to the fun and the pro-style golf […]

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TGR EDU: Explore’s Virtual Field Trip at Facebook Launches October 31

On October 31 at 1pm ET, join the Tiger Woods Foundation and TGR EDU: Explore as we take viewers on an exclusive, behind-the-scenes virtual experience to Silicon Valley powerhouse Facebook. Watch the trailer to get a sneak-peak of what’s to come.

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Earl Woods Scholar Program heads to the National Scholarship Providers Association Conference

This year, the Tiger Woods Foundation and Earl Woods Scholar Program has the exciting opportunity to not only attend, but also present at the 2017 National Scholarship Providers Association conference in Seattle, Washington.

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Volunteer leadership visits TGR Learning Lab

From world’s best golfers to future STEM leaders. This summer, the Genesis Open volunteer leadership had the opportunity to visit the TGR Learning Lab in Anaheim, CA to see first-hand how their work at the Genesis Open helps support the college access programs of the Tiger Woods Foundation. For many of the volunteer leadership, the […]

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The field is full for the 2017 Tiger Woods Invitational

The field is set and all playing spots in the Tiger Woods Invitational presented by USLI are completely full for a seventh consecutive year. The exclusive three-day golf tournament, hosted by Tiger Woods, will be held October 9-11, 2017. All the action takes place along 17-mile drive in Pebble Beach, California allowing guests the opportunity to experience three of the premier golf courses in the country like never before. All of the proceeds from the event […]

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2017 Hero World Challenge field announced

Tournament Host Tiger Woods to welcome elite 18-player field to Albany, Bahamas Nov. 30-Dec. 3.

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Meet Edward Xiong: An Unrelenting Champion

Don’t ever tell Earl Woods Scholar Edward Xiong he can’t do something—not only will he do it, he’ll do it so well he’ll knock your socks off. Born in Hangzhou, China, Eddie entered this world with more than his fair share of obstacles. But with every barrier he encountered, he worked tirelessly toward a solution.

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A Look back at our first year of the Genesis Open

As we approach the end of September and the 2018 Genesis Open (just over 4 months away!), I wanted to take a moment to look back at our first year of running this historic tournament. In late April 2016, TGR Live became the new stewards of one of the longest-running tournaments on the PGA TOUR […]

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Building events that stand tall

Think of the last event you attended. What was the event’s identity? Can you picture the event’s theme, its creative look or its overarching message? These are all questions that we seek to answer at TGR Live events. Ultimately, the TGR Live marketing team develops and executes advertising, media and communications campaigns, but first we […]

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