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.
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 […]
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.
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.
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 […]
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 […]
Tournament Host Tiger Woods to welcome elite 18-player field to Albany, Bahamas Nov. 30-Dec. 3.
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.
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 […]
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 […]
In a few weeks, the Tiger Woods Invitational (TWI) presented by USLI will kick off at the iconic Pebble Beach Resort on the breathtaking Monterey Peninsula. The private, three-day event offers world class golf, entertainment and unforgettable moments—all benefitting the charitable work of the Tiger Woods Foundation.
Hi everyone. Before giving you an update, I want to express my sympathy and concern for all who have been affected by hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria and the earthquake in Mexico. Many lives have been lost, families disrupted and displaced, and I want to send my sincere condolences.
In honor of National Volunteer Day, we would like to point the spotlight on our 901 volunteers that have served alongside us since the launch of the TGR Learning Lab in 2006.
With nearly 1,000 volunteers, hosting the Genesis Open is truly a team effort. We sat down with one of our long-time volunteers to get his perspective on the Genesis Open and professional golf at Riviera. Heading into the 2018 Genesis Open, Steve Underwood has taken on an elevated role within the volunteer program as he […]
Today, September 15th, 2017, is National Online Learning Day, which aims to showcase how students – and adults – of all ages are thriving with the ability to learn online. Online learning is now ubiquitous; in fact, I am guessing that you, reading this post at this very moment, have accessed online resources in the past day or two to learn something new. Never before has a world of information been quite literally at our fingertips.
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, Andreina & Efosa.
Each year, the Tiger Woods Invitational gives guests the opportunity to golf three of the top golf courses in the United States. Each located along the 17-Mile Drive on the Monterey Peninsula, Spyglass Hill Golf Course, the Dunes Course at Monterey Peninsula Country Club and the world-renowned Pebble Beach Golf Links provide guests their own […]
As leaders in charity event management, the TGR Live staff applies the key TGR principles of mindset, method and mastery in their work every day. This process starts with the TGR Live executive leadership team who lead the strategy for our organization while guiding the planning and execution phases of each event. They look to these […]
Fall, autumn, harvest, or any other name, the changing of the season means one thing for many people across the country – back-to-school time. Whether you are a young person starting a new high school or an educator beginning a new year, back-to-school time is a chance to start anew and commence the school cycle on the right foot.
From building vital skills to giving students the upper edge when applying for jobs, the benefits of internships are vast and wide. What’s more, studies show that students not only walk away from internships feeling career-ready, but 85% of companies look to their internship programs to recruit for their full-time workforce.