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.

John Deere extends support for The First Tee

Categories: News Releases
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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...

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The First Tee’s Role in Sports and Physical Activity

Categories: Blog, Coaching
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by Beth Brown, Ph.D., LPGA Member Managing Director, Chapter Programs & Research The First Tee Participation in sports and physical activity continues to decline among young people, yet we know there are many health, educational, social and psychological benefits to ongoing participation. Here a...

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