About Us

Mission

To facilitate and promote golf for Australians of all abilities

Goals

  • Establish Empower Golf Hubs at golf courses nationally to enable access to golf for all abilities
  • Provide and fund equipment
  • Organise development days, coaching and tournaments
  • Build infrastructure and profile of disabled golf with ultimate goal of Paralympic inclusion

Why

  • Unique handicap system allows individuals to compete irrespective of age, gender or ability
  • Golf delivers physical and psychological benefits and sense of community – key for overall health and quality of life
  • Golf is a lifelong sport
  • Provide a governing body and focal point for players, investors and golfing counterparties
  • The implementation of the NDIS providing greater support to the disabled for leisure activities
  • Disabled golf presently is not included in the Paralympics

Key Benefits

  • Empowering individuals with choice
  • Fundamentally enhances physical/mental health and allows social interaction without barriers for the less able
  • Raising the awareness of disabled sport and participation
  • Increasing the profile of disabled sportspeople nationally/globally

Requests

  • Join our dynamic team of sponsors and donors
  • High profile patronage enhancing Empower Golf’s vision
  • Golf courses to encourage participation, host development days and tournaments

Tax Status

Empower Golf Australia has been endorsed as a Deductible Gift Recipient (DGR) by the Australian Tax Office, with effect from 31 October 2014.

EGA is a Public Benevolent Institution and has also been endorsed for the following additional charitable tax concessions by the Australian Tax Office

  • Income Tax Exemption
  • GST Concession

These endorsements can be sighted on the ABN Lookup website – www.abr.business.gov.au.

EGA’s Australian Business Number (ABN) is 601 193 122.

Donations are Tax Deductible for Australian residents.

If you are able to help EGA achieve its goals, we would be extremely grateful

Thank you.