Officials from South Carolina Charities, Inc. have selected 20 charities to participate in the tournament’s 2015 charity programs. To assist these non-profits, the tournament provides risk-free opportunities to earn funds through three programs: ticket sales, volunteer recruitment and one-day pro-am team sales.
The charities selected include: BMW Car Club of America Foundation – Street Survival, Child Evangelism Fellowship of Greenville, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Greenville Family Partnership, Greenville Tech Foundation, Habitat for Humanity of Greenville County, Harvest Hope Food Bank, Mobile Meals of Spartanburg, National Christian College Athletic Association (NCCAA), New Foundations Home for Children, Palmetto Animal Assisted Life Services (PAALS), Project HOPE Foundation, Ronald McDonald House Charities of the Carolinas, Set Free Alliance, Shriners Hospital for Children-Greenville, SYNNEX Share the Magic, The First Tee of Greenville, The Reserve at Lake Keowee Charitable Foundation, Urban League of the Upstate and Vested Partners.
The 2014 BMW Charity Pro-Am presented by SYNNEX Corporation generated $836,883 in charitable donations. Since 2001, the tournament has distributed more than $10.8 million to more than 150 charities. These funds are part of the PGA TOUR’s more than $2 billion in all-time charitable contributions.
Funds raised from the 2015 tournament will be announced in August.