These partners contribute more than $25,000 annually to support the EDGE mission.
The Professional Disc Golf Association, PDGA, is a membership-based organization that governs disc golf and its competitive events. The PDGA and EDGE have partnered to award over $90,000 to two hundred and twenty schools and youth organizations on behalf of the PDGA membership across all fifty states, Canada and U.S. Territories.
Innova was created in 1983 to meet the needs of disc golfers. Today, Innova has the most popular and complete line of golf discs. Innova Discs believes in growing the foundation of disc golf and its ability to keep youth outdoors and engaged in healthy recreation.
These partners contribute more than $10,000 annually to support the EDGE mission.
Bushnell is a world leader in optics, scopes, and rangefinders. Bushnell Disc is creating products specifically designed for disc golfers to improve their scores. The Bushnell Rangefinder Charity Challenge is designed to allow players to test the latest in player geared technology while competing in a fun game format designed to fundraise for the EDGE Disc Golf mission.
The United States Disc Golf Championship is the most prestigious championship in disc golf. Created in 1999, The Championship has been held at Winthrop University's Gold Course in Rock Hill, SC every year. The USDGC has been a proud supporter of the EDGE program to the tune of over $300,000 in contributions over the decades. The Championship hosts the EDGE Village which brings in surrounding schools for a field day at Winthrop Gold full of hands-on activities, watching the best players in the World and smiles.
With over 200 exclusive and premier NADGT tour events taking place around North America, it is easy to see how the National Amateur Disc Golf Tour has created an avenue for bringing together the top amateur talent in the continent in the effort to see who has what it takes to take their game to the next level. The NADGT supports EDGE Disc Golf with each entry at every tour stop knowing that EDGE is creating the tour future amateur players on a daily basis.
These partners contribute more than $5,000 annually to support the EDGE mission.
JomezPro is the leader in disc golf video entertainment and post-produced event coverage. JomezPro was founded in 2012 and since has worked tirelessly to elevate disc golf and bring coverage to everyone. The Starframe initiative that has JomezPro donate to EDGE every time the card they are covering all birdie a hole together has developed a cult-like following that has viewers donating to EDGE right along with their favorite video production team.
These partners contribute more than $3,000 annually to support the EDGE mission.
Russ Burns has earned the reputation as a tireless promoter who runs top-notch tour events that players love participating in and communities love hosting and benefitting from. Russ spreads his events charitable giving around but has maintained a Silver Partner level for EDGE to the extent that Burns and his loyal players have assisted in providing financial aid to twenty-five schools and youth groups that include six campus courses installed throughout Missouri.