Junior Golfers Are on Their Way to Drive, Chip & Putt at Augusta

Categories: Golf Channel Highlights

By: Brad Bennett On April 5, 80 junior golfers will head to Augusta National Golf Club for the Drive, Chip & Putt Championship. And what do 16 of them have in common? The First Tee!...

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Change a Life—Become a Mentor at The First Tee!

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

Did you know that January is National Mentoring Month? We all know that a caring, trustworthy adult can make the difference in a young person’s life. You can be that difference when you sign up to be a mentor or volunteer at your local chapter! Interested in becoming a mentor for junior golfers? ...

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This One's For the Girls: "My hopes are to inspire other girls through The First Tee"

Categories: Girls Golf, I am the First Tee

Cameryn Smith, an outstanding young leader and junior golfer from The First Tee of Brunswick County, has a passion for girls golf. After attending The First Tee Outstanding Participant & Leadership Summit in 2013, she applied the leadership and presentation skills she learned to help build up he...

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The First Tee: Working to Prevent Bullying

Categories: Blog, Life Skills, Mentoring, Uncategorized

At The First Tee, we believe in teaching kids and teens the importance of maintaining healthy relationships and effectively handling challenging situations, including bullying and navigating social media. By emphasizing values like respect, courtesy and sportsmanship, The First Tee is equipping yo...

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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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