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New Partnership Announced Between Long Island and Westchester Caddie Scholarship Funds and Evans Scholars Foundation

        NEW PARTNERSHIP ANNOUNCED WITH EVANS TO BOLSTER WESTCHESTER AND LONG ISLAND YOUTH CADDIE OPPORTUNITIES AND EXPAND CADDIE SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE FOR AREA YOUTH Nov. 17, 2020 Glenview, IL & Elmsford, NY – The Evans Scholars Foundation, the Westchester Caddie Scholarship Fund and the Long Island Caddie Scholarship Fund have formed a long-term […]

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In Memoriam: Eleanor “Ellie” Lazare

ELMSFORD, N.Y. (September 21, 2020) – Eleanor “Ellie” Lazare passed away peacefully at age 99 on September 12 at her home in Scarsdale, N.Y. Throughout the years, Eleanor and her husband, Oliver, of 76 years devoted much of their lives to supporting and growing golf in the Met Area. Oliver passed away months earlier in December of 2019 […]

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Samuel Masters Named as Jay Mottola Scholarship Recipient

This article was originally released on mgagolf.org. ELMSFORD, N.Y. (May 12, 2020) — The MGA Foundation is pleased to announce Samuel Masters of Rye, N.Y., as the inaugural recipient of the Jay Mottola Scholarship. Masters has caddied five seasons at Bonnie Briar Country Club in Larchmont, N.Y., and is studying economics at Binghamton University, where he […]

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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, […]

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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. […]

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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 […]

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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 […]