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OUR STORY

The Short Grass Foundation was established in 2019 by 3 former collegiate golfers. Their initial desire was to help grow and advance their alma-mater's underfunded golf program. Their goals and vision eventually expanded to wanting to help all college golf players and teams who demonstrate passion, desire, & need.

Mission Statement

A non-profit organization established to support collegiate golf programs and student-athletes. Like playing a round of golf from the fairway, “The Short Grass,” this foundation aims to make it easier for college golfers to be successful on and off the course. 
 
Objectives

  • Student-athletes: Provide high-quality golf instruction, lessons, club repair, & fittings.

  • Individual teams: host retreats for college golf teams.

  • Host collegiate tournaments.

  • Provide scholarships for tuition and equipment procurement.

 
Short-Term Goals

  • Establish an indoor performance center inside of the Salishan Golf Clubhouse for individual lessons and team retreats. (Completed Dec. 2020)

  • Establish on-going financial support to fund Indoor Performance Center, foundation operations, and scholarships.

  • Host college golf tournaments at Salishan Golf Links, providing financial support to help teams attend.

  • Host annual fundraiser golf event to raise funds for the foundation. (Every year in October).

 
Long-Term Goal

  • Establish a scholarship fund for college golfers who demonstrate financial need. Funds to be used for tuition and golf equipment to assist educational and athletic advancement.