You Donate. We Match. All for Iowa kids.

Along with our Tournament Charity Partners, registered Birdies For Charity organizations benefit from funds raised through the Principal Charity Classic. Birdies for Charity gives Iowa 501(c)(3) charities, and schools, with a mission that includes a focus on Iowa youth from birth to 23 years of age the opportunity to use the Principal Charity Classic, an official PGA TOUR Champions event, as a fundraising platform.

Register / Donate

When you donate through the Birdies For Charity program, the participating charity of your choice will receive every penny you pledge PLUS a guaranteed eight percent match.

The match is made possible with support from our lead program sponsor Sammons Financial Group.

How it works

 You donate $100

  We match guaranteed 8%
(up to 10% with bonus earned)

Organization of your choice receives guaranteed $108

Register your organization
Full program outline

2024 Birdies for Charity applications are now open!

Program Dates:

January 4, 2024: Applications for the 2024 Principal Charity Classic Birdies for Charity program open.

March 4, 2024: Applications for the 2024 Principal Charity Classic Birdies for Charity program close.

March 22, 2024: Deadline for payout #1 pledges to be received.

March 29, 2024: Payout #1 funds distributed.

June 14, 2024: Deadline for payout #2 pledges to be received.

June 21, 2024: Payout #2 funds distributed.

September 20*, 2024: Matching funds distributed.
*date may be adjusted based on Principal Charity Classic board meeting schedule and approval.

Thank you to our program sponsors.