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Golf Heritage Society Kicks Off 50th Anniversary Celebration

2.28pm 2nd January 2020 - Salesroom & Memorabilia

The Golf Heritage Society ( has begun the celebration of its 50th anniversary in 2020. As it marks its half-century, the newly-expanded, non-profit global organisation is broadening its reach throughout the greater golf community.

“We invite everyone who is passionate about golf to join us as we commence the next 50 years of our mission to preserve and honor the history and traditions of the game – past, present and future,” said Dr. Bern Bernacki, president of the Golf Heritage Society (GHS). “We have several new initiatives in place as part of the celebration.”

The cost of becoming a GHS member is now $50 annually, in honor of the Society’s 50th anniversary. Members are encouraged to “Make It a Foursome” by inviting three additional golf enthusiasts to join.

Founded in 1970 as the Golf Collectors Society, the GHS recently changed its name, elected new leadership and extended its membership to include all who love the game, including golfers of every playing ability, golf artists, historians and writers, hickory golf devotees and golf course designers. The GHS now has about 860 members from 15 countries.

GHS membership benefits include:

For information or to join the Golf Heritage Society, visit or contact Pete Georgiady, executive director, at 567-303-5584 or

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