Jason Dufner started playing golf when he was 15 years old. He was a walk-on at Auburn University, where he won three times in his college career and was an Honorable Mention All-American in 1997. Dufner turned professional in 2004 and since then has won five times on the PGA Tour and became a major champion after winning the 2013 PGA Championship. In 2011 he started the Jason Dufner Foundation, focusing on ending childhood hunger in Lee County, Alabama, through partnerships with local, regional, and national organizations. Currently the foundation provides food for more than 1,400 children on the weekends throughout the school year.