The First Tee Celebrates 19,000 volunteers during National Volunteer Week

Categories: Life Skills, Mentoring, Volunteers

                            By Brad Bennett Did you know that this is National Volunteer Week? We couldn’t think of a more appropriate time to thank the more than 19,000 volunteers who have donated their time to our chapters by supporting fundraising and events, assisting &hellip...

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It's National Mentoring Month: Be a friend. Be a guide. Be interested. Just be there.

Categories: Coaching, I am the First Tee, Life Skills, Volunteers

The First Tee loves National Mentoring Month! Why? Because there are more than 17,000 mentors and volunteers in our network we get to celebrate all month!...

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Pedro Ortiz is Ready to Write His Future

Categories: I am the First Tee, Life Skills

At the heart of The First Tee are many young people with inspiring stories. Participant Pedro Ortiz from The First Tee of Monterey County had the incredible opportunity to share his story at the 2014 Trustee dinner for The First Tee board members–in front of dignitaries including Honorary Chair Pr...

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Participants Receive Surprise Announcement During Golf Channel Interview

Categories: Golf Channel Highlights, I am the First Tee, PURE Insurance Championship

Golf Channel, The First Tee’s proud media partner, helped surprise two participants of The First Tee with an exciting announcement… Emily Valentine, a participant at The First Tee of the Palm Beaches, recounts her reaction upon hearing the news that she and fellow participant Cameron Fiel...

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Pay It Forward program pairs college students with junior golfers

Categories: Golf Channel Highlights, I am the First Tee, Life Skills

First generation college students at California State University, Monterey Bay are making an impact by giving their time through a program called Pay It Forward. Through this program, the students are mentoring junior golfers at The First Tee of Monterey County....

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