St. Augustine, Fla. (October 5, 2016) – After leading The First Tee from reaching hundreds of young people in 2000 to impacting more than four million annually, Joe Louis Barrow, Jr. has announced his intention to step down as CEO at the end of 2017 as the organization celebrates its 20th annivers...Read More
LATEST NEWS FROM THE FIRST TEE
At The First Tee we strive to not only make good golfers, but better people. News from across the country shows how our program is making an impact on youth today.
For Immediate Release: September 19, 2016 Contact: Stewart Moore, PGA TOUR, 904.540.2765, StewartMoore@pgatourhq.com The First Tee to continue as beneficiary of newly-named PURE Insurance Championship PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. – The PGA TOUR and Privilege Underwriters Reciprocal Exchange (PURE) Insu...Read More
PGA TOUR Champions’ Paul Broadhurst wins pro competition Pebble Beach, Calif. (Sept. 18, 2016) – Patrick Fernandez from The First Tee of Phoenix and PGA TOUR Champions professional Michael Allen clinched the Pro-Junior title today at the Nature Valley First Tee Open at Pebble Beach finishing 18 ...Read More
MOLINE, Illinois (August 9, 2016) – John Deere announced today an extension of its commitment to The First Tee, the non-profit youth development organization that uses golf to teach life and leadership skills to young people. Deere’s support from 2017 through 2021 will focus on community service...Read More
The First Tee participants to play in official PGA TOUR Champions event at Pebble Beach in SeptemberSt. Augustine, Fla. (July 6, 2016) – Participants representing chapters of The First Tee throughout the country have been selected to play in the Nature Valley First Tee Open at Pebble Beach, an o...Read More