DICK'S Sporting Goods Foundation donates $25,000
The DICK'S Sporting Goods Foundation donated a $25,000 Sports Matter Grant to the UE School District's Athletic Department during a press conference held at CFJ.
Since 2014, DICK'S Sporting Goods and DICK's Sporting Goods Foundation have pledged over $50 million to support teams and raise awareness of the importance of youth sports across the country through its Sports Matter initiative. Sports Matter website.
The press conference was held in conjunction with the First Tee Program as CFJ. P.E. teachers and First Tee instructors provided golf lessons during P.E. classes along with PGA Tours Champions player Jeff Maggert. The playground field turned into a driving range with 10 tee stalls for students to practice driving and putting along with learning a little bit about the game of golf.
A special thank you to Jeff Maggert, DICK'S golf instructors, and all the staff from DICK'S and the DICK'S Foundation for this wonderful opportunity for students to learn about the game of golf and for the generous donation.
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