News Releases


Wednesday, September 16th, 2015

NCAA Men’s and Women’s Teams Announced for Inaugural East Lake Cup Collegiate Match Play Championship

Golf Channel announced today that each of the semifinalist teams from the 2015 Division I NCAA Men’s and Women’s Golf Championships have committed to compete in the inaugural East Lake Cup match play championship, airing live on the network Nov….

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Tuesday, September 15th, 2015

East Lake Teen Selected to Play in Nature Valley First Tee Open at Pebble Beach

The First Tee of East Lake is sending Aubrey Graves to compete in the 2015 Nature Valley First Tee Open at Pebble Beach, an official Champions Tour event that will be held September 25-27 and televised internationally on Golf Channel….

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Thursday, August 6th, 2015

The First Tee of East Lake participants learn to “Live Green”

The First Tee of East Lake will participate in an environmental education and course improvement program called “Live Green!,” developed by The First Tee in partnership with The Toro Company and Audubon International. On August 8th from 8:45-11:45, 100 young…

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Monday, August 3rd, 2015

East Lake Foundation and East Lake Golf Club to host “Playoff Grill-Off” BBQ Competition presented by Fidelity Investments

WHAT:  The East Lake Foundation and East Lake Golf Club are hosting the inaugural Playoff Grill-Off BBQ competition at the Course on Thursday, September 10th. The competition will take place at the home of the TOUR Championship by Coca-Cola, the…

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Tuesday, July 14th, 2015

Road to East Lake 5K offers runners unique opportunity to run through the historic East Lake Golf Course

To commemorate the East Lake Foundation’s 20th anniversary, the foundation announced today a partnership with the TOUR Championship by Coca-Cola to host the Road to East Lake 5K. The start and finish lines will be at Charles R. Drew Charter…

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Thursday, July 9th, 2015

East Lake Foundation Receives $75,000 from Walmart Foundation

The East Lake Foundation today announced it received a $75,000 contribution to support the Resident and Community Support Program (RCSP) at the Villages of East Lake. The grant – which was given to the non-profit organization through the Walmart Foundation’s…

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Friday, May 22nd, 2015

Fellini’s Founders Plan New Restaurant Concepts in East Lake

The East Lake Foundation and CF Foundation, Inc. are excited to announce that the owners of Fellini’s Pizza and La Fonda Latina, Mike Nelson and Clay Harper, and their partners, Jay Martin and Nathan Bolster, are bringing multiple restaurant concepts…

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Wednesday, May 20th, 2015

Golf Channel Partners with East Lake Golf Club and East Lake Foundation to Create The East Lake Cup Collegiate Match-Play Championship

Golf Channel, East Lake Golf Club and the East Lake Foundation announced today the creation of the East Lake Cup, a new collegiate two-day match-play championship featuring top-performing teams from the NCAA Men’s and Women’s Golf Championships. The East Lake…

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Tuesday, May 12th, 2015

TOUR Championship by Coca-Cola generates $2.2 million for local charities

Tournament officials announced today that the 2014 TOUR Championship by Coca-Cola generated a record $2.2 million for local charities. Organizations that received donations include the East Lake Foundation and The First Tee of East Lake. The TOUR Championship by Coca-Cola…

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Tuesday, May 12th, 2015

$70K in Loan Funds Invested in East Lake and Clarkston Based Micro-Entrepreneurs

Social Enterprise @ Goizueta ([email protected]) at Emory University has teamed with Access to Capital for Entrepreneurs (ACE), CDF: A Collective Action Initiative and the East Lake Foundation to support 31 promising micro-entrepreneurs in the Clarkston and East Lake communities through…

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