About

Mission Statement:


The Triad Youth Golf Foundation, founded in 2000, is a non-profit organization based in Greensboro, North Carolina that creates and supports innovative programs to promote junior golf in the Triad region of North Carolina and beyond.  The mission of TYGF is to provide free and affordable golf access and opportunities for all of our community’s youth to enrich their lives as they learn, play and grow through the virtues of the game of golf.

Our Vision:


  • Create opportunities and partnerships to develop and grow the game of golf
  • Provide scholarships to eliminate financial barriers for juniors looking to advance in the game
  • Develop initiatives that enforce the Learn, Play Grow program structure regardless of the socioeconomic status of the juniors
  • Create new lifelong golfers by providing the tools to make a lasting love for and attraction to the game

Board of Directors:


  • Jay Allred
  • Eric Anthony
  • Mike Goodes
  • Chris Haarlow, PGA  (Co-Founder. President)
  • Brad King
  • Kyle Kolls, PGA
  • Robert Linville, PGA  (Co-Founder, Past-President)