Bob Thomas Scholarship

The 2019 Bob Thomas Scholarship Award Winner
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Thanks to the generosity of Mr. and Mrs. Mark G. Lewitt, a fund has been established at The Spartanburg County Foundation honoring Robert W. Thomas.
Each year, one deserving participant of The First Tee of the Upstate from either Spartanburg or Cherokee Counties will be awarded a scholarship for advanced golf instruction, entries into junior golf tournament and proper equipment.

Congratulations to Ashtan Samuel, 2016 winner of the Bob Thomas First Tee Scholarship!


Congratulations to Bryson Johnson, Owen Jackson, and Dylan Stockwell
for scholarships honoring Pat Crowley!
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Congratulations to Finalists Grace McDaniel and Dakota Stafford!
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Bob Thomas (3/26/49 – 5/26/15) was a nationally recognized leader in the hospitality industry,
known for his knowledge, generosity, and friendship.  His passion for the game of golf
was exemplified by his quest is to play “every golf course in the world!”