The 3.5 Percent Solution and Valuing Water

“Everyone it seems is talking about this limited resource. The smartest golf course owners, managers and superintendents are actually doing something about it.”

In his most recent contribution to GCI Magazine, GGA Principal Henry DeLozier discusses the mistake that many golf course operators make in overlooking or misunderstanding the value of their water source.

Read the full article here.


Community Giving: Creating a Firm Foundation for Club Charitable Donations

How does your club give back to the community?

Recently George Pinches, one of our esteemed Directors, recently submitted an article to the Canadian Society of Club Managers focused on providing context and explaining in-detail how the Hamilton Golf & Country Club came to receive the Club of the Year Award for Large Clubs.  Hamilton G&CC was recognized for considerable contribution’s to their local community.

This article offers a mini case-study of a history of giving at Hamilton, the rationale and process underlying the club foundation, and identifies disappointments and missed opportunities along the way.  Pinches offers things to consider before setting up a foundation at your club and illustrates the benefits of doing so.