NEW YORK – World-renowned female golfer Annika Sorenstam, PGA Tour Professional Briny Baird and PGA Teaching Pro and U.S. Veteran Don Vickery, the first and only double amputee Class A member of the PGA of America, teamed up to support charity and accomplished a seemingly impossible feat — scoring bulls-eye golf shots from the rooftop […]
ORLANDO – Children between the ages of six and 10 took to the lawn in front of Florida Hospital for Children yesterday, running in an obstacle course with legendary golfer Annika Sorenstam. This unique display was designed to visually show the types of challenges that parents often face when trying to care for the health […]
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas – On Thursday, Annika Sorenstam, the most dominant player in women’s golf; Honorable Mike Beebe, Governor of Arkansas; and Ginger Beebe, First Lady of Arkansas, presented the Arkansas Tobacco Settlement Commission (ATSC)’s awards for its 2010 Child Wellness Intervention Project (CWIP) Grant Program in a ceremony at the Arkansas State Capitol.
WATERSOUND, Fla. – The ANNIKA Experience at WaterSound, held February 19 & 20, 2010, successfully raised more than $100,000 for children’s charities, exceeding the fundraising goals for the event.
SILVER SPRING, MD – Annika will appear as a guest at National Health Through Fitness Day 2010. SGMA National Health Through Fitness Day is the culmination of a year-round effort by the SGMA to pass major U.S. legislation to get America moving to overcome the obesity crisis.For the past 10 years, the SGMA has brought […]
FORT WALTON BEACH, Fla. – Annika will break new ground this February by becoming the first female guest speaker for the Fort Walton Beach-based organization, the All Sports Association. The All Sports Association’s 41st Annual Awards Dinner will be held February 19, 2010, where Annika will share her natural affinity with All Sports’ mission of […]
WATERSOUND, Fla. – The ANNIKA Foundation and St. Joe Company announced that NBC host and founding Golf Channel anchor Jennifer Mills will emcee the Annika and Mia Hamm Golf Match at the ANNIKA Experience at WaterSound on Friday, February 19, 2010 at 9:30 a.m.
NEW YORK — Hall of Fame golfer Annika Sorenstam will participate in ICAP’s 17th annual global Charity Day on Wednesday, December 9, 2009. On this day, ICAP, the world’s premier interdealer broker, will donate 100% of company revenues and commissions to a selection of over 120 charities around the world, including the ANNIKA Foundation.As part […]
TALLAHASSEE – Governor Charlie Crist announced today the appointment of Annika to the Governor’s Council on Physical Fitness. The council met this week in Miami to further its efforts to increase Floridians’ level of physical fitness through regular exercise and sound nutrition practices.
The ANNIKA Foundation will partner with School Specialty’s SPARK Programs to help educate America’s youth about the benefits of physical fitness and proper nutrition. The ANNIKA Foundation selected SPARK as a fitness and nutrition curriculum partner because of its proven, research-based success at positively affecting fitness and influencing healthy behaviors among pre-K through 12th grade […]