Help Us Develop Industry Leaders


The Club Foundation was created in 1988 as the only 501 (c) 3 organization focused solely on the club industry. The Foundation seeks to fund the life cycle of a club manager’s career. Therefore, The Club Foundation provides dollars for the following five key areas: 1) Students 2) Faculty 3) Club Managers 4) CMAA Chapters 5) Industry at Large. The Club Foundation has a donor base of constituents that seek to further the knowledge and skills of those individuals that operate country clubs, yacht clubs, city clubs and more. .

The mission of The Club Foundation is to raise funds to financially support the professional development of club managers through education, training and research initiatives.

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The Club Foundation Blog: Impact
The Club Foundation is excited to announce its new blog! Impact will feature all kinds of fabulous information about what’s happening here at The Club Foundation. From updates on our Scholarship and Grants Programs to the stories of our scholarship recipients, we want to capture and showcase the greater impact that the Foundation continues to have on not just our managers, but the club industry at large. Our staff is excited to share the work of the Foundation with you!

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