Helping youth prepare for success is at the core of The First Tee. We believe in encouraging youth to pursue their dreams and further their education. However, for many students today, a college education would not be possible without financial assistance. Thanks to our generous donors, The First T...Read More
making a difference
At The First Tee we strive to not only make good golfers, but better people. Participants and alumni across the country talk about what The First Tee means to them, how the program has influenced them and how they plan to give back. In this blog, you will find out why golf is truly different than other sports by seeing it through the eyes of our participants and mentors who make our mission a reality.
Etiquette is an integral part of golf, defining golf’s core values. It describes the manner in which the game of golf should be played to ensure all players gain maximum enjoyment. In short, golf is about respect. RESPECT ON THE GOLF COURSE Respect is one of The First Tee Nine Core Values. Gol...Read More
Perseverance, confidence and responsibility are just a few of the values youth learn at The First Tee, which help set them up for success in life. Through the game of golf, our program aims to prepare youth for success – on the golf course, and in life. Alumni of The First Tee continue to...Read More
Physical education programs are a great way to introduce youth to new activities. And The First Tee National School Program was designed to do just that! The program gives elementary students the opportunity to learn golf and how to live a healthy and active lifestyle. “I am particularly excit...Read More
Golf is affordable? Yes! It can be. At The First Tee, our hope is to make golf more accessible and affordable to you. Before you write golf out of your budget, consider our program for your children! Here are 6 ways we make golf more affordable 1. Low Program Fees & Financial Aid To start, we ...Read More