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Voting changes should bring more Hall of Famers to ceremony

...now have been minimized. There was little, if any, consultation over the changes.It should be noted that the World Golf Foundation board - which now has seven of the 16 votes - once was in charge of the Lifetime Achievement category. They selected...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-03-25/ferguson-voting-changes-shou
World Golf Hall of Fame makes changes to criteria, voting

...commission, which also will include members of the World Golf Foundation board of directors. The foundation board is composed...year's induction ceremony, PGA Tour commissioner and World Golf Foundation board chairman Tim Finchem agreed that the structure...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-03-23/world-golf-hall-fame-makes-c
Masters Tournament Foundation donates $3.5 million for Augusta-area charities, global golf groups

...needed."The Masters Tournament Foundation, which was created this year, will administer $1.5 million to the World Golf Foundation, U.S. Golf Association, PGA Foundation, PGA Tour Charities, The R&A Foundation, LPGA Foundation, The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2011-07-26/masters-tournament-foundation
Boomers might renew market for golf industry

...or wartime uses, he said. Ruffin Beckwith, the executive director of Golf 20/20, a program launched by the World Golf Foundation Inc. to grow the game, said that he's not worried about golf's fate. The golf industry is worth $76 billion...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2008-04-13/boomers-mig
Local Business | Business | E-Z-Go
Tiger comes down hard on doping

...somewhat significant," Woods said in a conference call to announce the field for his Target World Challenge. The World Golf Foundation, comprised of major golf organizations around the world, announced last week that a drug policy would begin in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/09/25/gol_145063.shtml
Golf
Pro banned from PGA Tour joins mini tour

...Tour's headquarters are in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla. None of the smaller tours outside those recognized by the World Golf Foundation has anti-doping policies, which cost millions of dollars to run. SPONSOR FOUND: The San Diego Open found a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2010/01/19/gol_563734.shtml
Golf
National donates millions

...gratifying," said Joe Louis Barrow Jr., executive director of The First Tee and senior vice president of the World Golf Foundation. "We appreciate their continuous contributions to the game of golf as well as to our efforts to diversify the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/06/28/gol_346749.shtml
Golf | Augusta National Golf Club
Bogeys for business

...said Ruffin Beckwith, senior vice president of the World Golf Foundation and chairman of Golf 2020. "So in 2000 we came...billion rounds of golf played each year. Source: World Golf Foundation Reach John Bankston at (706) 823-3352 or john...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/04/14/bus_338380.shtml
Business | Augusta National Golf Club | Club Car | E-Z-Go
Ryder Cup to switch years with Presidents Cup

...in advance of the Texas Open for what Finchem called a "patriotic rally." The PGA Tour, PGA of America and World Golf Foundation will discuss their financial commitment to help victims of the attacks. "It will be an effort to publicly have...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/09/20/gol_321237.shtml
Golf
Life's lessons start on `The First Tee'

...Augusta. This golf and training facility, located on Damascus Road, is a national initiative started by the World Golf Foundation. Former President Bush is honorary chairman and the organization enjoys support from all major golf associations...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/03/11/op_306577.shtml
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