The Principal Charity Classic®
FORE Our Kids
Jay Haas, Defending Champion of The Principal Charity Classic, visits the Blank Park Zoo to promote the 2013 event and celebrate the tournament's contribution to children's charities. (01:49)
The Principal Financial Group® brings a PGA Champions Tour pro golf tournament to Des Moines with The Principal Charity Classic®. The tournament will be played at Wakonda Club in Des Moines, Iowa, May 27 — June 1, 2014.
The Principal Charity Classic will feature a minimum 78-player field and $1.725 million purse, giving the community a rare chance to see some outstanding golf pros in action first hand.
Hosted by the Community Foundation of Greater Des Moines, event monies raised will benefit a group of five select charities that support Iowa's children.
The 2013 Principal Charity Classic fundraising initiative "FORE Our Kids" was named the Champions Tour Charity of the Year. The Principal Charity Classic distributed a record $1,032,500 in 2013. For more on the recognition, read the PGA Tour news release.