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  • Alliance Announcement! LPGA Amateur Golf Association

    We are pleased to announce a new Alliance Partnership with the LPGA Amateur Golf Association!

    Our organizations share a focus on supporting communities of women in health, fitness and self-care.  The Fibroid Foundation Chapters and LPGA Amateur Chapters will align for golf, health resources, fitness and fun! Click here to join or start a Fibroid Foundation Chapter and join an LPGA Amateur chapter.

     

    Announcement from the LPGA Amateur Golf Association:

    As a women’s sports organization, the LPGA is concerned about women’s health in all forms. That is why today the LPGA Women’s Network and the LPGA Amateur Golf Association are proud to announce their alliance with the Fibroid Foundation, a non-profit organization dedicated to supporting women suffering with fibroids, funding research, and providing education.

    “I wanted to partner with the LPGA for many reasons,” said Fibroid Foundation Founder and CEO Sateria Venable. “First, of course, I love golf! It helps with spinal alignment, pelvic flexibility, and exercise—all very important for fibroid patients.”

    With the launch of a self-care platform in 2019, there is no better time to join together to help support women’s health through golf.

    The first part of the alliance began on April 28th as an informative webinar exclusive to the members of the LPGA Amateur Golf Association, outlining the benefits golf can provide for women’s uterine health as well as providing information about fibroids, which affects the majority of women at some point in their lives.

    “We are proud to align with the Fibroid Foundation to support women’s health through education, informational services, and showing health benefits golf can provide,” said Vice President of LPGA Amateur Golf Association Mary-Lee Cobick.

    Continuing with the Fibroid Foundation’s efforts, the LPGA Women’s Network and LPGA Amateur Golf Association will provide advice and inspiration for new female golfers to highlight the health benefits of the game and in turn promote golf to members of the Fibroid Foundation through #inviteHER Experiences, LPGA Tournaments, and Women’s Leadership days hosted across the country.

     

    About the LPGA Amateur Golf Association:

    The LPGA Amateur Golf Association™ is the women’s golf community that provides opportunities for all women to:

    Connect • Learn • Play • Belong®

    Connecting thousands of women through the game of golf, the LPGA Amateur Golf Association is part of the LPGA family which includes the LPGA Tour, Symetra Tour, LPGA Teaching and Club Professionals, LPGA*USGA Girls Golf, LPGA Teaching Academies, and LPGA Women’s Network.

    Mission

    Our mission is to provide a welcoming golf community for all women. The LPGA Amateur Golf Association™ transcends geographic boundaries. With Chapters in over 110 cities (and growing) in the US and internationally, we bring together and connect women who share a passion for golf. The LPGA Amateur Golf AssociationTM hosts thousands of golf, social, and networking events annually as well as providing members with the opportunity to participate in major Association championships and events.

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