Annual Magazine

It’s More Than a Game

The First Tee is a youth development organization that uses the game of golf as a tool to introduce young people to values and life skills that are inherent in the game and can be applied both on and off the course.

But what we do is not nearly as important as why we do it.  

What The First Tee does each day serves as proof of what we believe: that young people matter. And so do their relationships with caring adults. We believe young people should have safe places, such as our chapters, that provide additional support so they can grow socially, emotionally and academically, all of which lead to a more promising future.

Stories from the junior golfers and more

4 Tips I Learned While Playing Golf with PGA TOUR Champion Jay Haas

Kendel Abrams, a participant from The First Tee of Greater Baltimore, was one of 81 junior golfers selected to play in the 2016 Nature Valley First Tee Open at Pebble Beach. She was paired with PGA TOUR Champions player Jay Haas and had the amazing opportunity to learn from him during their rounds at Pebble Beach Golf Links. Here’s &helli...

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