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  • Wilmington Junior Golf Academy Receives Donation from Pam Evans-Stein for $4500

    April 10 | Wilmington Junior Golf Academy is excited to announce we are the recipient of a $4500.00 donation by Pam Evans-Stein in honor of her late husband, Steven, who was an avid and well traveled golfer. This generous donation will be used to support the Wilmington Junior Golf Academy 2018 Summer Program.  Wilmington Junior Read More

  • Jackson Young recipient of the Wright Way Scholarship 2017

    March 15 – Congratulations to Jackson Young the 2017 recipient of the Wright Way Scholarship. This scholarship is given by the Wilmington Junior Golf Association each year to a student who excels at school, is active in community affairs, and plays high school golf. The scholarship is named for Tim Wright who tragically died Christmas Read More

  • Social/Fundraising Event @ Waterline Brewery

    May 19 | Please join the Wilmington Junior Golf Academy at Waterline brewery starting at 4:00PM. There will be live music and a food truck.  There will also be golf games for kids and adults and a silent auction. This is a family friendly event. Venue Website: http://www.waterlinebrewing.com   Waterline Brewery 721 Surry Street Wilmington, NC 28401 910-777-5599

  • Youngsters learn life lessons in Junior Golf Academy

    WILMINGTON | Youth, golf and Jake Hunt all come together under one golf umbrella called the Wilmington Junior Golf Academy, a nonprofit organization. Hunt founded the academy to help junior golfers maximize their educational opportunities and enhance their golfing skills. As a nonprofit, the funding comes from donations from individuals, businesses, bequests and fundraising events. Read More

 

Articles:

Aug. 2016: Wilmington Junior Golf Academy: Golf and Discipline: https://capefearlivingmagazine.com/wilmington-junior-golf-academy/

Jul. 2016: MyReporter: Do Any Local Groups Accept Donations of Golf Clubs to help teach Children Golf? http://www.myreporter.com/2016/07/23597/

Feb. 2015: Wilmington Junior Golf Academy to Tee Off for Spring http://www.wwaytv3.com/2015/02/27/wilmington-junior-golf-academy-ready-to-tee-off-for-spring/

Jul. 2013: Wilmington Junior Golf Academy to Hold Tournament Fundraiser: http://portcitydaily.com/2013/07/19/wilmington-junior-golf-academy-to-hold-tournament-fundraiser/

Nov. 2012: Academy with City Roots fans out TeachArea Youth Players: http://www.starnewsonline.com/news/20121105/academy-with-city-roots-fans-out-to-teach-area-youth-players

Aug. 2012: “Swingin’ Fore the Kids” Helps Local Children: http://www.wwaytv3.com/2012/08/06/swingin-fore-the-kids-helps-local-children/

Nov. 2011: Youngsters Learn Life Lessons in Junior Golf Academy http://www.starnewsonline.com/article/NC/20111122/News/605057043/WM/

May 2011: Lumina News: Golf Pro Makes a Difference: http://archive.luminanews.com/article.asp?aid=8174&iid=271&sud=42