Thursday, March 25, 2021

Cameron Champ Joins Virtual Check Presentation Benefitting Mack Champ Scholarship, PVAMU Golf Program


(PRAIRIE VIEW, Texas)
– Prairie View A&M University (PVAMU) Athletics held a virtual check presentation to the PVAMU Golf Program. PGA Golfer Cameron Champ joined the virtual meeting and presentation to the scholarship program established in his grandfather’s name.

Wendell J. Haskins and Friends donated a little over sixty-three thousand dollars to the Mack Champ Golf Current-Use Scholarship. 

After the presentation, Athletic Director Dr. Donald Reed, PVAMU Golf Coach Kevin Jennings, Cameron Champ, and his father Jeff Champ, Co-Founder of the Cameron Champ Foundation, responded to questions about the impact of the gift on the program. To date, the scholarship fund has received $203 thousand from various donors.

List of speakers on video:

- Cameron Champ, PGA Golfer

- Jeff Champ, father, Co-Founder

- Donald Reed, Ph.D., PVAMU Athletic Director

- Carme Williams, Vice President for Development

- Wendell Haskins, donor, Wendell Haskins & Friends ($63K+ donation)

- Kevin Jennings, PVAMU Golf Coach

- Glenn Weckerlin, Chevron, Executive Board, Cameron Champ Foundation

Link to virtual presentation: https://bit.ly/3fcuMEc

Link to Donate to the scholarship giving.pvamu.edu

For more information, contact Candace Johnson, Executive Director of Marketing & Communications, cajohnson@pvamu.edu or (936) 261-1566, or LaTonia Thirston, Assistant Director of Sports Information, ldthirston@pvamu.edu or (936) 261-9106.

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