The Southwest PGA Foundation is a 501(c)(3) organization that serves as the charitable arm of the Southwest Section PGA and its more than 1,300 PGA golf professionals. Established in 1998, the organization focuses its community efforts on promoting the goodwill and growth of the game of golf with an emphasis on activities that benefit at-need families and children.
Funds are raised primarily through annual events and activities such as the Southwest PGA Foundation Pro-Am and PGA Golf Day. The Foundation also accepts restricted and unrestricted gifts and grants, along with planned giving programs and bequests.
Since its inception, the Southwest PGA Foundation has provided more than $1.2 million in support of local charities such as: