At The First Tee, golf is more than just a game; golf is a life-changer. Muya Muya is no exception. Born into a civil war, Muya and his family fled from Somalia to Kenya where they spent the first seven years of his life in a refugee camp before moving to the United States. Arriving in San &hellip...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.
Are you looking for a youth program to empower girls and build self-esteem? Sports are a great way to equip girls with the tools they need to succeed in life. At The First Tee, we use golf as the platform to help youth build confidence, character and friendships. 5 REASONS SPORTS EMPOWER GIRLS FOR L...Read More
Setting goals and working hard is the only way to make dreams a reality. Learning to set challenging, but realistic goals is a vital skill youth must learn. These three steps can help youth successful turn their dreams into achievable goals: 1. Define your Dreams and Goals Goals start with dreams...Read More
It’s no secret perseverance is key to achieving your goals. Even the most successful individuals face their share of defeat – it is part of the journey in reaching goals. One of the most valuable lessons youth can learn in their pursuit of success is to learn how to react to failure and to p...Read More
It’s no surprise that after-school programs can do much more than keep your children occupied during the afternoon. After-school activities can help them in a variety of ways. In addition to providing a safe space with caring adult mentors, after-school programs help children develop time-manageme...Read More