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UNITED STATES GOLF ASSOCIATION Organization Name provided in the GuideStar Exchange* as of 05/17/2013: UNITED STATES GOLF ASSOCIATION

Organization Name as listed in the IRS Business Master File as of 06/09/2014: UNITED STATES GOLF ASSOCIATION

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AKA  USGA
Far Hills, NJ
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UNITED STATES GOLF ASSOCIATION Organization Name provided in the GuideStar Exchange* as of 05/17/2013: UNITED STATES GOLF ASSOCIATION

Organization Name as listed in the IRS Business Master File as of 06/09/2014: UNITED STATES GOLF ASSOCIATION

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Also Known As: USGA
Physical Address: Far Hills, NJ 07931 0708
EIN: 13-1427105
Web URL: www.usga.org 
NTEE Category: N Recreation, Sports, Leisure, Athletics
N70 Amateur Sports Competitions
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Ruling Year: 1974 


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Mission Statement

The USGA promotes and conserves the true spirit of the game of golf as embodied in its ancient and honorable traditions. It acts in the best interests of the game for the continued enjoyment of those who love and play it.    The USGA serves the game most visibly through the conduct of its national championships.  Together with The R&A, the USGA provides governance for the game worldwide, jointly administering the Rules of Golf, establishing equipment standards, and formulating the Rules of Amateur Status.  The USGA also maintains the USGA Handicap and Course Rating Systems, develops and promotes sustainable golf course management practices and celebrates the history of the game.

Legitimacy Information

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Fiscal Year Starting: December 1, 2011
Fiscal Year Ending: November 30, 2012

Total Revenue $147,360,884
Total Expenses $133,684,831

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Fiscal Year Starting: December 1, 2011
Fiscal Year Ending: November 30, 2012

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Mike Davis

Profile:

Mike Davis serves as the Executive Director of the United States Golf Association.  Mr. Davis was named to this position in March 2011.  Mr. Davis began his career with the USGA in 1990, and has served in numerous positions within the USGA including Championship Relations Director, U.S. Open Championship Director, and most recently Senior Director of Rules and Competitions. A native of Chambersburg, Pennsylvania, Mr. Davis was the Pennsylvania State Junior champion in 1982.  Mr. Davis graduated from Georgia Southern University in 1987, where he played for his college golf team.  He has also played in several prominent national amateur tournaments. Mr. Davis resides with his family in Pittstown, NJ.

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Programs

Program: Championships (GuideStar Exchange,
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Budget:
$68,628,000
Category:
Recreation & Sports
Population Served:
General Public/Unspecified

Program Description:

Each year the USGA fosters national and international amateur sports competition by conducting ten national amateur golf championships and three national open golf championship which are open to both amateur and professional golfers. The USGA also sponsors teams for four regularly scheduled international amateur golf competitions.  Over 35,000 entrants participate in USGA championships.

Program Long-Term Success:

USGA championships promote the game of golf and foster national and international amateur sports competition.

Program Short-Term Success:

USGA championships promote the game of golf and foster national and international amateur sports competition.

Program Success Monitored by:

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Program Success Examples:

As previously noted, many golfers have been exposed to the game of golf through USGA championships.

Program: USGA Members Program (GuideStar Exchange,
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Budget:
$4,967,000
Category:
Recreation & Sports
Population Served:
Adults
Children and Youth (infants - 19 years.)
General Public/Unspecified

Program Description:

Each year the USGA provides support and educational materials to people who elect to become affiliated with the USGA by enrolling in its Members Program.  Such educational materials include publications about the Rules of Golf, USGA Championships and a wide variety of other golf topics.  Over 700,000 people are enrolled in the USGA Members Program.

Program Long-Term Success:

Keep the public informed about golf issues, and provide appropriate outreach and educational opportunities.

Program Short-Term Success:

Keep the public informed about golf issues, and provide appropriate outreach and educational opportunities.

Program Success Monitored by:

Staff monitor success, and seek feedback.

Program Success Examples:

As previously noted, many golfers have received information about the game of game through USGA outreach activities.

Program: Green Section Services (GuideStar Exchange,
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Budget:
$6,796,000
Category:
Recreation & Sports
Population Served:
General Public/Unspecified

Program Description:

Each year USGA staff agronomists provide turfgrass advisory services (TAS) to over 1,200 golf clubs and courses throughout the United States and abroad.  Additionally, the USGA Green Section provides educational materials to golf course superitendents and others.  The USGA also provides grants to colleges and univbersities.  Such grants are used to finance turfgrass research and environmental research which may benefit golf courses.

Program Long-Term Success:

Provide a wide variety of agronomic support to the golfing community.

Program Short-Term Success:

Provide a wide variety of agronomic support to the golfing community.

Program Success Monitored by:

Staff monitor success, and seek feedback.

Program Success Examples:

As previously noted, the USGA's agronomic support has been felt and appreciated by golf courses across the country.

Program: Grants Program (GuideStar Exchange,
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Budget:
$600,000
Category:
Recreation & Sports
Population Served:
Children and Youth (infants - 19 years.)
Disabled, General or Disability Unspecified
General Public/Unspecified

Program Description:

Each year, the USGA administers a grants program, "Good of the Game" grants, which provides funding to junior golf programs throughout the United States, as well as golf training facilities and programs to assist physically challenged golfers.

Program Long-Term Success:

Provide funding for local junior golf programs, disabled golfer programs, and other activities benefitting the golfing public.

Program Short-Term Success:

Provide funding for local junior golf programs, disabled golfer programs, and other activities benefitting the golfing public.

Program Success Monitored by:

Staff monitors success, and seeks feedback.

Program Success Examples:

As previously noted, USGA programs have introduced the game of golf to many junior throughout the United States.

Program: Rules, Handicap, Equipment, etc. (GuideStar Exchange,
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Budget:
$38,397,000
Category:
Recreation & Sports
Population Served:
General Public/Unspecified

Program Description:

Each year the USGA provides a variety of other services including rules of golf education, amateur status, equipment standards & testing, handicap activities, course rating, public information & education, and state & regional golf association support.  The USGA also provides grants to state and regional golf associations.  Such grants are used to finance golf administration internships.

Program Long-Term Success:

Provide a wide variety of support to the golfing community.

Program Short-Term Success:

Provide a wide variety of support to the golfing community.

Program Success Monitored by:

Staff monitors success, and seeks feedback.

Program Success Examples:

As previously noted, USGA programs provide enormous benefits to the golfing community.  See program description for program details.
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Impact Summary from the Nonprofit

Please refer to the USGA's website for additional information regarding USGA activities, accomplishments, and objectives.   Accomplishments:1.  Achieved excellent exposure to the USGA's championships, from both a participant and a spectator perspective. About 35,000 people competed in the USGA's three international championships which are open to both professionals and amateurs, and ten national amateur-only championships.  Domestic media coverage of these events totaled over 80 hours.  International broadcasts and internet coverage extended the reach worldwide.  2.  Reached out to USGA members as well as members of the general public, providing educational opportunities and exposure to a wide variety of golf issues.  3.  Provided grants to fund local junior golf programs, disabled golfer programs, turfgrass & environmental research, and golf administration internships.   Objectives: 1. Continue to promote golf by providing increased exposure to national competitions on both a spectator and a participant level. 2.  Continue to reach out to USGA Members and others, providing information regarding the Rules of Golf, championships, and other golf issues of interest. 3.  Continue to make funds available for grants to local junior golf programs, turfgrass research, envirnmental research, and golf administration internships.
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