The First Tee

The First Tee is a youth development organization introducing the game of golf and its inherent values to young people. Through after-school and in-school programs, we help shape the lives of young people from all walks of life by reinforcing values like integrity, respect and perseverance through the game of golf. And it’s making a difference.

Positive impact on your child, your family, your community.

the nine core values

Our Nine Core Values represent some of the many inherently positive values connected with the game of golf. See how young people and parents benefit from our values and are encouraged to reinforce these behaviors at home.

  • Honesty
  • Integrity
  • Sportsmanship
  • Respect
  • Confidence
  • Responsibility
  • Perseverance
  • Courtesy
  • Judgment

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And you’ll be giving them so much more: Honesty, Perseverance, Courtesy, and Confidence. Your gift has double the impact thanks to a match from Toro. Change a child’s life today!

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