CSF News

Event Recap

Longtime Director, John J. Pinto, Leaves Large Legacy

The WGA Caddie Scholarship Fund shares the recent announcement on the passing of longtime Caddie Scholarship Director, Mr. John J. Pinto.Representing Wykagyl Country Club, where John served as club president, he dedicated more than ten years of service to the WGACSF as Chairman of the Investment Committee and treasurer before assuming the role of President, […]

News Update

Gloria Bogle, Former Fund Director, Passes

Elmsford, N.Y. (January 2, 2020) – Gloria Bogle, 93, passed away peacefully, with her family by her side on Monday, December 30, in Savannah, GA. Gloria and her husband Bill managed the Westchester Golf Association and the Westchester Golf Association Caddie Scholarship Fund for many years in the 1980s before former Executive Director Bob J. […]

News Update

Oliver Lazare Remembered for His Long-Time Dedication

Elmsford, N.Y. (December 17, 2019) – Oliver “Ollie” Lazare passed away peacefully at the age of 98 on December 12. A current Director Emeritus, he and his beloved wife of 76 years, Eleanor, touched many lives through the WGA Caddie Scholarship Fund and through the game of golf in the Westchester area.  The two were responsible […]

News Update

Clara & Daniel Assumma Memorial Scholarship Is Newest Endowed Scholarship

November 15, 2019 – The Clara & Daniel Assumma Memorial Scholarship, funded by the Assumma family since 1995 and formally established as a Named Scholarship, is now the 12th Endowed Scholarship in the WGACSF program. This named scholarship was created as a tribute to his parents by John Assumma, longtime General Manager of Waccabuc Country […]

Event Recap, News Update

45 Directors Approved During Fund’s 2019 Annual Meeting

Greenwich, C.T. (October 17, 2019) – The Westchester Golf Association Caddie Scholarship Fund returned to Tamarack Country Club for its 2019 Annual Meeting.  Mr. Alan Nahoum’s President’s Report highlighted success in events, scholarship, and year-long processes; mourned losses; and announced foci of the upcoming year.  The year can be reviewed via the WGA Caddie Scholarship […]

Caddie Story, Event Recap

Success, Again, at “The Hickey”

More photos available here>> On Monday, October 7, more than 120 golfers participated in the one-shotgun invitational golf outing held at The Country Club of Darien in support of The Christopher C. Hickey Scholarship with the WGA Caddie Scholarship Fund.  This event has loyal participants—many of them friends, family and coworkers of the organizers and […]

Alumni Support, Caddie Story, Event Recap

Three Venue Golf Outing a Special Success

On September 24, 2019, the Tommy Goff Memorial Golf Outing was held to establish and benefit the Thomas M. Goff Memorial Scholarship, the WGA Caddie Scholarship Fund’s newest endowed scholarship fund.  There was an overwhelming interest to participate that the event, originally scheduled at Knollwood Country Club in Elmsford, expanded to three venues to accommodate […]