Na­tional Golf Day 2017 Set for April 26 in Washington, D.C.

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WE ARE GOLF – a coali­tion of the game’s lead­ing as­so­ci­a­tions and in­dus­try part­ners – to­day an­nounces the 10th an­nual Na­tional Golf Day will be held Wed­nes­day, April 26 on Capi­tol Hill in Washington, D.C.

Na­tional Golf Day cel­e­brates the game’s nearly $70 billion econ­omy, $4 billion an­nual char­i­ta­ble im­pact and many en­vi­ron­men­tal and fit­ness ben­e­fits. In­dus­try lead­ers will meet with Mem­bers of Congress, the Ex­ec­u­tive Branch and fed­eral agen­cies to dis­cuss golf ’s 15,200-plus di­verse busi­nesses, two mil­lion jobs im­pacted, tax rev­enue cre­ation and tourism value.

In May 2016, Na­tional Golf Day was the most suc­cess­ful to date with over 120 sched­uled Con­gres­sional meet­ings in one day. Glob­ally, the #NGD16 Twit­ter cam­paign eclipsed 52 mil­lion im­pres­sions and reached 17.7 mil­lion ac­counts, in­clud­ing 4.4 mil­lion users in a one-hour span.

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