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Greenville, S.C.  Ticket sales for the 2021 BMW Charity Pro-Am Presented by SYNNEX Corporation open to the public today at This year’s tournament will return to Thornblade Club and The Cliffs Valley, June 10-13, celebrating the 20th year of play after the cancellation of last year’s anniversary tournament due to COVID-19. 

In partnership with the PGA TOUR, South Carolina Department of Commerce and DHEC, South Carolina Charities, Inc. (SCCI) has been diligently preparing modified event plans to ensure safe execution of tournament play and tournament week events. Spectators will be welcomed back in limited capacity to both Thornblade Club and The Cliffs Valley. In accordance with state and federal COVID-19 guidelines, as well as the PGA TOUR, this year’s tournament will have testing, screening and cleaning protocols in place, in addition to monitored social distancing and mask requirements on property. 

“While this year’s tournament will look different, we are ready to bring professional golf back to the Upstate with a limited number of spectators,” said Bob Nitto, president of South Carolina Charities, Inc. “We will continuously work with our local officials and partners at the PGA TOUR to ensure we are taking appropriate precautions to create a safe and responsibly-executed event. Our beneficiary groups have been on the frontlines of this pandemic, and we look forward to make a significant impact on each of the organizations that benefit from our tournament.”

Due to the newly instated capacity restrictions and COVID-19 protocols, all tickets must be purchased prior to attending this year’s tournament. Tickets are available for digital purchase with contactless delivery. Cash and walk-up purchases will not be accepted.

2021 BMW Charity Pro-Am ticket options include:


-          The Skybox Club presented by Gibbs Cancer Center and Research Institute on Thornblade’s 18th Green, the hub of activity at the tournament’s four-day course, gives you a front row seat to all the action.

o   Day-specific Skybox Club tickets include breakfast, lunch, and snacks as well as a mix of complimentary and cash bar beverages.


-          Grants the ticket holder grounds and clubhouse access at Thornblade Club, as well as two meals in the clubhouse, all days of the tournament.


-          Grants the ticket holder grounds and clubhouse access at Thornblade Club only, all days of the tournament.


-          Grants the ticket holder access all days of the tournament at the tournament course of their choosing.


-          Grants ticket holders one-day access to the tournament course of their choosing.

Parking is included with all tickets. Children 18 and under are granted free grounds access to the tournament when accompanied by an adult ticket holder. Complimentary daily grounds admission is also granted for all active duty, retired, reserve military and veterans, along with their dependents; a valid ID is required for entry. Visit for more information.

New in 2021, SCCI will partner with the YMCA of Greenville County to host the YMCA Family Fun Zone, located on property at Thornblade Club. In addition, the tournament will welcome back a military and first responders weekend June 10-13 in support of the Upstate Warrior Solution and the Palmetto State Chapter of Folds of Honor. The Birdies for Charity program presented by Michelin North America, Greer CPW, and Capital Corporation continues to raise bonus dollars by enabling individual donors to make a one-time flat donation or pledge one cent or more per birdie during the tournament.

The funds raised from tournament programs, including tickets sales, volunteer hours and Birdies for Charity, have allowed the BMW Charity Pro-Am to donate over $13.7 million in charitable funds to the tournament’s featured beneficiaries and ancillary charities in the Upstate community.

Beneficiaries of the 2021 tournament include:

  • Mobile Meals of Spartanburg
  • Roper Mountain Science Center
  • Cliffs Residents Outreach
  • Cancer Society of Greenville County
  • Meyer Center for Special Children
  • Gibbs Cancer Center and Research Institute

To learn more about volunteer opportunities, brought to us by Pelham Medical Center, visit this link or email  



South Carolina Charities, Inc. (SCCI), the non-profit foundation of the BMW Charity Pro-Am presented by SYNNEX Corporation, was created in order to showcase the beauty of Upstate South Carolina and the hospitality of its citizens to the world; to create an event that brings the Upstate a fun and entertaining week centered around professional athletes and world renowned celebrities; and raise money and awareness for South Carolina charities. Since 2001, the tournament has distributed $13.7 million to numerous Upstate SC non-profit organizations, part of the PGA TOUR’s $3 billion raised for charity.