Youth on Course Annual Online Auction Aims to Subsidize 30,000 Rounds for Junior Golfers
Youth on Course (YOC) is holding an online auction Nov. 12-16. To match its growth in 2017, the Youth on Course auction aims to raise $150,000, a $55,000 increase from 2016. All proceeds go to supporting Youth on Course’s commitment to providing today’s youth with life-changing opportunities through golf.
Interested participants can bid on items including rounds of golf at iconic Pebble Beach Golf Links and Pasatiempo Golf Club, or a stay-and-play package at luxurious Grand Hyatt Kauai Resort & Spa (Poipu Bay Golf Course). The auction also includes family travel packages, tickets to exclusive sporting events and much more.
Youth on Course is a nonprofit organization providing young people with subsidized golf, college scholarships, caddie programs and paid internships. YOC is now in nearly 20 states, with the goal of being in all 50 by 2020, and includes scholarships for first-in-family college-goers, caddy programs and more. Through YOC, kids ages 6-18 can play at over 600 partner courses.