Jack Nicklaus Being Recognized for Charity Work With Children at Golf Writers Awards

Nicklaus Children's Health Care Foundation

The Columbus Post-Dispatch reports that golf legend Jack Nicklaus will receive the Charlie Bartlett Award from the Golf Writers Association of America at its annual awards dinner April 8 in Augusta, Ga. Nicklaus “is being recognized for four decades of charitable work with children.”

Nicklaus created the Nicklaus Children’s Health Care Foundation, which provides pediatric health-care services in Florida. Meanwhile, the Memorial Tournament, which Nicklaus founded in 1976, supports the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at Nationwide Children’s Hospital, in addition to other charitable organizations in Ohio (Columbus Post Dispatch, 1/28). Read the entire article from Columbus Post-Dispatch