We strive to enrich the lives of the less fortunate through the great game of golf.
We provide youth assistance through Educational Scholarships and Junior Golf Grants.
Golf Programs That Make A Difference
Golf is an amazing sport—part recreation, part character building, part competition and it is said, the only game that can be enjoyed for a lifetime. People from all ages, genders and walks of life enjoy playing golf together. Because of its innate nature, golf promotes the values of courtesy, honesty, and respect for others. Golf also teaches sportsmanship, taking personal responsibility, perseverance and the building of self-confidence.
The Morton Golf Foundation funds programs offering a healthy outdoor recreational environment that stresses the building of lasting personal relationships while seamlessly instilling life’s core values for the youth, adaptive, and under-served communities of Sacramento.
The Morton Golf Foundation is a 501c3 organization that raises funds for golf programs in the Sacramento community.
Local Junior Golfer from Folsom, CA Abigail Lin Advances to Augusta in the Girls 14 – 15 Age Division. Abigail Lin, Morton Golf Foundation Junior Golf Development Grant Winner advances for the National Final Competition at Drive, Chip & Putt on Sunday, April 7th, 2024. At Chambers Bay, her fourth appearance in Drive, Chip & Putt regional qualifying, Abigail Lin of Folsom, CA made her dream come true of winning to move on. “It was the first time I hit … read more
The 8th Annual Capital Cup Charity Tournament was held on September 15, 16 & 17, 2023 with the new title sponsor of L5 Investments. This year’s 32 participating golfers raised $1,847,396.00! In the past, this is the largest charity event in Sacramento. This event annually raises more charity dollars than the May Big Day of Giving. Each participant pays a $2,500.00 fee to participate in the fundraiser. This fee covers all event administration and operations costs allowing 100% of raised … read more
Sacramento Businesses & Non-Profits Come Together to Serve Students of the Robla School District. The Optimist Club approached the Morton Golf Foundation with a request to assist the families of Robla School District in their Back to School Giveaway, and we were happy to say yes. This is the second year that Morton Golf Foundation has been involved in helping these families prepare for the upcoming school year. The Robla School District consists of six schools, and on August 5th, … read more
18-Year-Old Ietetsu Ueyama Organizes Fundraiser to Benefit Junior Golf Development Programs With Morton Golf Foundation At the age of 8 a junior golfer, Ietetsu Ueyama, decided he wanted to host a birthday party at Haggin Oaks, but he didn’t want his friends to give him a gift. He asked that his friends give a donation toward Morton Golf Foundation to support junior golf. The day ended with Ietetsu donating $455.00 to Morton Golf Foundation so another junior golfer could have the opportunity to play … read more
At “Golf & Guitars” VIP Singer /Songwriters night the scholarships were awarded to acknowledge each of the winners’ high school achievements. A crowd of 500 cheered them on to wish them success as they continue on into their future.
Congratulations go out to the 2023 Morton Golf Foundation 18 Educational Scholarship WINNERS $8,500.00 CATEGORY: “Dusel Family Scholarship” – Kenny Castro $8,500.00 from Jesuit H.S. will be attending the University of Puget Sound “An experience that has had the most impact is volunteering at Cal Eagles golf program with Adults with disabilities. My first instinct was to try to get to know them; I went around & introduced myself to everyone, and asked questions about each of their lives.” $5,000.00 … read more
The Annual Putting Party Fundraiser for Morton Golf Foundation crowned Team Benbrook Law Group as its 2023 winner. The MacKenzie putting green was set-up with 18-holes of “fun” on Tuesday evening, May 9th. Fifteen Corporate Teams joined in the Morton Golf Foundation fundraiser where each team brought 5-putters and took the challenge of trying to win the 1st place spot. This year, Benbrook Law Group brought their 5-person putting team of Brad Benbrook, Wes Ehlers, Tory Griffin, Greg Lauck & … read more
90 Years Young, The Haggin Oaks Story Premiered this week at The Crest Theater in Sacramento. On Tuesday, December 13th at the historic Crest Theater in downtown Sacramento, nearly 700 golf staff, volunteers, city dignitaries, local media, customers, sales reps, vendors, and close friends and family celebrated the world premiere of this documentary to celebrate a very special golf course and its story. Everyone that came to the Crest Theater on Tuesday evening, December 13th was eagerly anticipating the premiere of 90 … read more
On November 30th, LPGA Amateur Golf Association– Sacramento Chapter donated $2,408.00 to Morton Golf Foundation to be given back to girls’ golf. This donation will be used for girls between the ages of 12 – 18 when they receive a Junior Girls Golf Development Grant. These funds are used for individual junior golfers to achieve growing their golf game, helping with cost of lessons and equipment. Thanks to everyone associated with LPGA Amateur Golf Association – Sacramento Chapter for believing … read more
“Golf Fore Health” ends its season in style! On Wednesday, October 22, we had our 2nd Annual “Hot Dog Scramble” for the year as we ended with “Until we meet again next year”. Just wanted to give a BIG shout out to say THANK YOU for a GREAT year of “Golf Fore Health”. We could not do this program without Coach Ken Hurdle and all of our volunteers! Everyone will continue to hear from us but please mark your 2023 calendar … read more