WE BE GULLAH GEECHEE BABEE!

GULLAH-GEECHEE CULTURAL HERITAGE CORRIDOR: OUR GEOGRAPHIC TARGET MARKET

DA GULLAH GEECHEE CULTURAL HERITAGE CORRIDOR 

MEET THE CREATORS OF GULLAH GULLAH ISLAND!

GULLAH CULTURE GOES VIRUAL!

GULLAH-GOLF-LINKS-HERITAGE-TRAIL

GULLAH GOLF HISTORY 

This is a diorama, displayed in the Harbour Town Lighthouse Museum and Shop in Sea Pines on Hilton Head Island, was created by R.N.S. Whitelaw and illustrates the 1786 match at Harleston Green in downtown Charleston. 

Gullah-Golfers: A Profile in Courage, Resilience and Opportunity


Quick Figures on the Economic Impact of Golf Industry

Below is the summary of economic figures of the industry:

  • $191.90 Billion – Golf industry’s total economic impact in America, including direct, indirect and induced impacts
  • $84.10 Billion – Total size of the golf economy nationally. There is an increase of 22% as compared to the data gathered in 2011$58.70 Billion – Total wage income from approximately two million U.S. jobs created
  • $25.70 Billion – Total in golf tourism spending
  • $7.20 Billion – Total new home construction in golf communities
  • $38 – Median cost of a round
  • 15,000 – Estimated number of U.S. golf facilities, with about 10,000 open to the public
  • Approximately 75% of golf courses are public
  • 8 out of 10 – According to the study, 8 out of 10, or 80% of golfers play at public access facilities
  • 1 out of 75 – According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, one out of the 75 jobs in the U.S. is impacted by the golf industry

GOLF AS AN COMMUNITY ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

FORCE “FORE” GOOD!

ROBERT TRENT JONES GOLF TRAIL

OUR COMMUNITY ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT MODEL