Friends of Bobby Jones Golf Club, Inc. was established as a Florida Not For Profit corporation on March 17, 2013, Bobby Jones' 111th birthday.
Our Mission is to enhance the experience at BOBBY JONES GOLF CLUB for City of Sarasota and area residents and visitors; and to help effect, through sponsorship of projects, programs and events, the Four Initiatives.
Friends of Bobby Jones Golf Club, Inc. enjoys exempt status under section 501 (c) (3) of the Internal Revenue Code and is qualified to receive tax deductible bequests, devises, transfers or gifts under section 2055, 2106 or 2522 of the Code. Friends of Bobby Jones Golf Club, Inc. is further classified with Public Charity Status under section 509 (a) (2) of the Code.
Friends of Bobby Jones Golf Club, Inc. is registered with the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services under Florida Statutes Chapter 496 s. 496-406 Solicitation of Contributions Act, Registration Number CH46758.
GOLF QUOTE OF THE WEEK
HAPPY BIRTHDAY, DONALD JAMES ROSS, BORN DORNOCH, SCOTLAND, NOVEMBER 23, 1872.
“If you love golf, you have to love Donald Ross. He had an enormous impact on golf in America. His courses are easy to walk. They are challenging for the good player, yet fun for the average golfer.”
- filmmaker COB CARLSON
COB CARLSON's FILM is Donald Ross: Discovering the Legend, a two-hour documentary with an additional 35 minutes of never-seen-before photos and film footage (the film is available for streaming at donaldrossfilm.com). Carlson combines archival images and video clips of Ross and extensive interviews with Jack Nicklaus, Ben Crenshaw, Tom Doak and other Ross enthusiasts.
141 Garden Lane Sarasota Florida 34242 Shawn@FriendsofBobbyJonesGolfClub.org