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.

U.S. Open Junior Experience

Categories: Blog, Events

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...

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Megha Ganne to Compete in the 2019 U.S. Women’s Open

Categories: Blog, Feature Stories

As a participant of First Tee of Metropolitan New York since she was seven years old, Megha Ganne has an adept knowledge of the game of golf. Now, eight years later her work proves to be paying off… At just 15 years old, Megha Ganne stole the show last month at the U.S. Women’s Open …


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US Open Junior Experience Featuring First Tee

Categories: Blog, News Releases

USGA and First Tee Collaborate to Bring Interactive Kids & Family Experience to 119th U.S. Open Championship in Pebble Beach, Calif. ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. (May 6 2019) – The USGA and the First Tee, a youth development organization dedicated to helping youth build character through the game ...

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Expired: #FirstTimeFirstTee Sweepstakes

Categories: Blog

The First Tee is a youth development organization introducing the game of golf and its inherent values to kids and teens ages 5-18. Sign Up for summer or fall programs at The First Tee chapter near you before May 15 and enter to win a trip to Pebble Beach® and the U.S. Open® in June. …


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