In 2017 the foundation launches the inaugural Arnie’s Army Honors to recognize three outstanding individuals who best exemplify the values of Arnold & Winnie Palmer and whose work reflects the Palmer family legacy.
Arnold & Winnie Palmer Humanitarian Award
Peter Jacobsen is an individual who has given back to their community and embodies the philanthropic spirit of Arnold and Winnie. It is because of his service and unselfish actions, that many lives have been changed in a positive way.
Peyton Manning lives the four qualities that embody GRIP: Grit, Respect, Integrity, and Passion.
Arnold Palmer TOUR Player Philanthropy Grant
Rickie Fowler is being awarded the PGA Tour Player Philanthropy Grant so that he may follow in Arnold Palmer’s footsteps by connecting with people and “giving back” to his community. Rickie will pursue a charitable mission with the grant that aligns with the mission of Arnie’s Army Charitable Foundation.