The Club Foundation Announces 2014 LaRocca Family Executive Scholarship Recipient


Alexandria, VA — The Club Foundation is pleased to announce the 2014 recipient of its LaRocca Family Executive Scholarship. The Club Foundation established The LaRocca Family Executive Scholarship in honor of the family’s commitment to professional development and to recognize their continued support of The Club Foundation. This scholarship provides financial support to club managers interested in professional development, as well as helping others achieve their career goals. Recipients receive the tuition costs and travel expenses to attend their choice of one of the elective-level Business Management Institutes presented by the Club Managers Association of America (CMAA).

A second mentoring component of this scholarship allows the recipient to designate funds fora manager that they are mentoring to be used for their choice of CMAA dues (both national and chapter), a full registration and travel expenses to attend a CMAA World Conference and Club Business Expo or a full registration and travel expenses to attend a CMAA Leadership/Legislative Conference.

Awarded annually, the 2014 recipient is Larry Marx, CCM, of Diablo Country Club in Diablo, CA. The Club Foundation congratulates Mr. Marx on this accomplishment.

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About The Club Foundation

The Club Foundation, a 501(c)(3) organization, was established by CMAA in 1988. The Foundation seeks to fund the life cycle of a club manager’s career, providing financial support for five key areas: students, faculty, club managers, CMAA chapters and the club industry at large. It supports the advancement of club management professionals, funding industry education programs through scholarships and grants. Learn more at