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Peachtree Aviation Services pledges portion of Masters Week profits to The First Tee.

March 6, 2013

ATLANTA, March 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Peachtree Aviation Services, an aircraft charter and management company based in Atlanta, pledges to donate 25% of the profits from charter flights for the upcoming Masters Tournament to The First Tee. As one of the busiest events of the year for charter flights, these donations emphasize the commitment of Peachtree Aviation to positively impact the lives of young people.

“This is an exciting opportunity for us to support not only a first class organization, but an organization whose core values align well with those of our own,” said James Barber, President and Founder of Peachtree Aviation Services. “The character building and life skills provided by The First Tee will greatly increase the likelihood of success for its participants and we’ll all be beneficiaries of their success. This is the first of what we hope are many initiatives in support of The First Tee.”

Peachtree Aviation Services is a full-service aviation management company that provides clients with expertise in acquiring and operating private aircraft as well as aircraft charter through a charter brokerage division. For more information visit the Peachtree Aviation website at http://www.PeachtreeAviation.com, Email, or contact (877) 510-JETS(5387).

The First Tee (www.thefirsttee.org), a 501(c)(3) nonprofit youth development organization whose mission is to impact the lives of young people by providing educational programs that build character, instill life-enhancing values and promote healthy choices through the game of golf. With its home office at World Golf Village in St. Augustine, Fla., The First Tee reaches young people on golf courses, in elementary schools, at other youth-serving locations and on military installations.

Since its inception in 1997, The First Tee has introduced the game of golf and its values to more than 7.6 million young people in all 50 United States and four international locations. The First Tee is an initiative of the World Golf Foundation and its Founding Partners are LPGA, the Masters Tournament, PGA of America, PGA TOUR and the USGA. Shell Oil Company is The First Tee’s Founding Corporate Partner and Johnson & Johnson is its Legacy Partner. Former President George W. Bush serves as honorary chair.

James Barber, President
1951 Airport Road, Suite 220F
Atlanta, GA 30341
(877) 510-5387 or Email.

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