The Golf Foundation was conferred the ‘ Margdarshan Award’ on 27th April, 2013 by the Knowledge Resource and Development & Welfare Group (KRDWG) under the category ‘Coaching and Training’. The felicitation and award ceremony was presided over by Mrs. Anju Bannerjee, Chairperson and MD, EdCIL (India) Ltd.
Amit Luthra, Founder & CEO, The Golf Foundation, spoke on ‘Contemporary Issues in Human Capital Development: Introspection and the Road Ahead’. He detailed the genesis of setting up of The Golf Foundation and how he mentored talented youngsters like Ashok Kumar, Rashid Khan, Harinder Gupta and Chikkarangappa to become international golf celebrities.
The Golf Foundation’s youngest and oldest beneficiaries – 9-year old Shubham Jaglan and Ashok Kumar – were awarded best Students of the Year 2013 awards for their outstanding contribution to the game of Golf.