Monterey Peninsula Foundation is pleased to announce that during the 2014 program, Birdies for Charity® topped $1.5 million in total giving - the most in its seven year history.
Eighty two charities collectively raised over $1.3 million through the program, with Monterey Peninsula Foundation providing an additional $260,000 in matching funds.
Since Birdies for Charity® began in 2007 over $3.7 million has been raised for area nonprofit organizations.
Coordinated by Monterey Peninsula Foundation, Charity Match, is a unique way for nonprofits to raise funds, through the AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am. Since the program began in 2007, the former program, Birdies for Charity, has helped charities in Northern California raise over $3.7 million. The new Charity Match program will run from November 1 through February 28 each year in conjunction with the AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am.