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Local
2:58 pm
Fri February 7, 2014

The Volunteer Engine Behind the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am

Ted Bell has been a volunteer driver at the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am for 55 years.
Credit Krista Almanzan

The AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am is in full swing after a rain delay Thursday.  Each year this charitable tournament raises millions of dollars for Monterey Bay Area non-profits, in large part thanks to thousands of volunteers.

In a small trailer about a twenty minute walk from the first tee at Pebble Beach, four volunteer drivers sit waiting for the phone to ring.   Tournament players call here when they need someone to take them from the airport or hotels to the golf courses.

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Local
12:58 pm
Fri February 10, 2012

AT&T Pro-Am: Accessibility Helps Disabled Veterans in More Ways Than One

Special Needs viewing section at the 18th hole of the Pebble Beach Golf Links

 

Behind the scenes at the AT&T Pro-Am, local disabled veterans are helping make this event possible, while also helping themselves. 

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