Free children’s golf lessons to come to San Jacinto this summer

SAN JACINTO – Nonprofit Grandfathers for Golf is accepting applications for children ages 5 and up for its free summer golf program. Classes will start Tuesday, June 6, at 7:30 a.m. at Golden Era Golf Course in San Jacinto.

Each child will receive free of charge: a shirt, a hat, appropriately sized golf clubs, golf bag and balls. Sign up at

Grandfathers For Golf, based in San Jacinto, is a nonprofit organization dedicated to teaching underprivileged children and all others how to play the game of golf, which promotes fellowship, health, discipline and sportsmanship. The group works with school districts to arrange busing to participating golf courses, primarily Golden Era Golf Course in San Jacinto and Echo Hills Golf Course in Hemet. The nonprofit also works with the Southern California Golf Association and its Youth on Course program.

For more information, contact Tony Viola at 909-754-4148‬.

Submitted by Grandfathers for Golf.