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WELCOME TO ALBANY FROM TIGER WOODS
On behalf of the Tiger Woods Foundation and our partners, Hero MotoCorp and Tavistock Group, it is my great pleasure to welcome you to the 2016 Hero World Challenge.
I am excited that this year’s tournament is here
fundraising efforts that have generated more
It means so much to me to share these success
at Albany, the beautiful resort community in
than $140 million over the past 20 years for
stories, and with your help, we’ll create many
The Bahamas that my good friend Joe Lewis
educational programs designed to give students
more in the future.
and I started. Albany is a championship links-
a real chance to fulfill their potential.
style golf course that will surely be a demanding test for the world’s best golfers, and also has
These funds supported the creation of the
great facilities for everyone to enjoy.
TGR Learning Lab in Anaheim almost 10 years
I’m happy to welcome back our title
students to a hands-on STEM curriculum in
sponsor, Hero MotoCorp, the world’s largest
seven locations. The Hero World Challenge
manufacturer of two-wheelers. We’re honored
also supports the Earl Woods Scholar Program,
to work with such a strong global brand known
which helps low-income, first-generation
for excellence. I personally work with Hero
students become the first in their family to earn
and my friend Mr. Pawan Munjal, Chairman,
a bachelors degree. Currently, we support 149
Managing Director and CEO, and I’m proud to
students, and I’m incredibly proud of our 98
be associated with this outstanding company.
percent graduation rate.
The success of the Hero World Challenge
In addition, the tournament has another
is a testament to my father’s legacy and
beneficiary, the Albany Scholars program,
his commitment, which he instilled in me,
which helps fund education for children in The
to improve the lives of youth in need. The
Thank you and enjoy the Hero World Challenge. Thank you for your support,
ago, which has introduced more than 145,000
Tiger Woods Founder, Tiger Woods Foundation
tournament is a cornerstone of my Foundation’s
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