Pebble Beach, Calif. (June 12, 2019) – USGA CEO Mike Davis, Vice Chairman of the First Tee Board and former PGA TOUR Commissioner Tim Finchem, and First Tee President Greg McLaughlin came together today at the 119th U.S. Open Championship at Pebble Beach to recognize USGA’s longstanding commitme...Read More
making a difference
At First Tee we strive to not only make good golfers, but better people. Participants and alumni across the country talk about what 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.
At First Tee, we notice all of the Fathers and father figures alike that go above and beyond for their children. Fathers are typically the first ones to demonstrate the core values and life skills that the First Tee reinforces. It means a lot to our junior golfers to have a role model and coach &hel...Read More
Citi and Presidents Cup Announce the Return of the Citi 44 Million Yard Challenge and an Effort to Expand First Tee to Australia Fans across the globe tasked with collectively driving a golf ball around the world to help bring First Tee, a positive youth development program, to young people in Austr...Read More
St. Augustine, Fla. (June 6, 2019) – Florida Governor Ron DeSantis served as host at the inaugural Florida Governor’s Cup on June 3, raising approximately $500,000 for the First Tee, a nonprofit youth development organization dedicated to helping young people build character and life skills thro...Read More
First Tee will Debut the Junior Experience at THE 119th U.S. Open, June 10-16 The USGA has partnered with First Tee to bring a family friendly experience to the 2019 U.S. Open at Pebble Beach called the Junior Experience. Located within the U.S. Open’s Fan Central, the Junior Experience is one...Read More