Golf Channel: Advocates Pro Tour, Helping Communities & Diversifying Golf

Dr. Michael Cooper, chairman of the World Golf Foundation’s Diversity Committee, appeared on Golf Channel’s Morning Drive to discuss the Advocates Pro Tour and the impact it has on diversifying the game. Cooper was also joined by tour member Doug Smith of Columbus, Ohio, who details what life on the tour is like.

The mission of the Advocates Pro Tour is a bring greater diversity to the game of golf by developing African Americans and other minorities for careers in industry. The goal is accomplished through professional tournaments, career fairs and mentoring sessions. Visit to learn more.