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Button Hole and its Mission Receive World-wide Attention

Golf Channel Selects Button Hole for Feature A special feature is airing on the Golf Channel focusing on Button Hole and its unique mission of enriching the lives of urban youth by providing facilities and programs that develop strong character, teach life values, and...

Celebrating the Achievements of Inner City Youth Golfers

Andrade Faxon Junior Golf Academy Opens Doors with Instruction in Golf & Overall Physical Health Providence, RI: Several urban, inner city youth received recognition at a celebration on Wednesday, August 18, 2010 for completing this season at the Andrade Faxon Junior...

Button Hole Celebrates 10th Anniversary

Button Hole hits 10-year mark By PAUL KENYON Journal Sports Writer PROVIDENCE — Like most 10-year-olds, the Button Hole Short Course and Teaching Center is still growing. It is still experimenting with new ideas, still getting involved in new projects, always looking...

Buttonhole Inspires

CVS Caremark has supported Button Hole for all of its ten years enabling us to expand our reach to thousands of urban kids. This year our programs and their impact on urban kids have been selected to be featured in a PGA tour televised special about the charities that...

A Button Hole Role Model – Taking the Game to the Next Level

What a month for former Button Hole kid Samantha Morrell!Samantha won the New England Women's Golf Association Championship in Vermont. A former Button Hole Kid, Samantha has maintained close ties with Button Hole. Sam says girls should see golf as a chance to feel...

Shattering the Record — Teaching Golf to School Kids

As the school year wraps up, the final count is in and this year Button Hole's school programs reached 1646 kids- that's more than ever before. Our Button Hole staff worked with physical education teachers to introduce the game of golf to children, both in schools and...

50 New Students Enroll in Andrade Faxon Junior Golf Academy

Following its successful pilot last year, Button Hole this summer has enrolled over 50 new students the Andrade Faxon Junior Golf Academy at Button Hole. Students receive full scholarship to the Academy and are recommended by their teachers and community leaders. The...

Button Hole Designated Community Partner for Providence Schools

Button Hole is continuing to grow its reach with new community partnerships, including being officially designated a Community Partner for the Providence Public Schools. This year we worked with two of the Community Schools, Robert Bailey and Alfred Lima- opening...

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