Tiger Jam returned to Las Vegas Friday, May 19 and Saturday, May 20 for another unforgettable weekend at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino. From golf at Shadow Creek to a poolside concert from Darius Rucker, the 19th annual exclusive event was a definite success. All proceeds from the sold-out, two-day charity event help the […]
Every spring, our Earl Woods Scholar Program staff and committee have the honor of selecting the next cohort of students to bear the name of Earl Woods Scholar. While it’s one of the most rewarding and inspiring seasons of the year, it’s also an arduous task, narrowing down a pool of over 1,000 incredible applicants to a total of 45 lucky recipients. From Orange County and Boston, to New York and Washington, D.C., our staff spent nearly 25 hours interviewing candidates to identify high-potential students in need who demonstrate a commitment to community service–the hallmarks of an Earl Woods Scholar. After painstaking deliberation, a new class of truly impressive and ambitious individuals emerged.
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 night dinner.
It’s the premiere location on course. It’s the premiere experience at the tournament. When the 2017 Quicken Loans National heads to TPC Potomac June 26 – July 2, the Deltek Capital Club is the ultimate combination of golf and hospitality.
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.
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
What’s the best gift you’ve ever received? While a new set of golf clubs are nice, and a new neck tie is a staple Father’s Day gift, the best gifts often aren’t physical possessions. Years from now, you’ll remember the memories you made with family and friends over the gifts you’ve received. So, this Father’s Day and […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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, […]
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 […]
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 […]
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. […]