Charlie Sifford's Perseverance Paved the Way for Black Golfers

Categories: Life Skills

Decades before Tiger Woods was breaking records on the golf course, Charlie Sifford was breaking barriers. The First Tee joins the country in celebrating Black History Month by highlighting Sifford’s story of perseverance, leadership and integrity....

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The First Tee DRIVE: Reaching Kids & Teens Where They Are

Categories: I am the First Tee, Life Skills

For 15 years, The First Tee has introduced millions of kids and teens to the game of golf and its inherent values. Seeking to continue its positive impact and take more programs to where young people are, the organization has launched The First Tee DRIVE. It is designed to Develop Rewarding,...

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Junior Golfers Learn about Health and Wellness at National Event

Categories: Girls Golf, I am the First Tee, Life Skills

The First Tee Nine Healthy Habits Summit is an interactive, educational event to inspire teen participants to take ownership of their own health and contribute to healthier communities. Kayla McClendon, from The First Tee of East Lake, guest blogs about the her experience at the summit which include...

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How to Have a Healthier Holiday Season

Categories: Life Skills, Uncategorized

Through The First Tee Nine Healthy Habits, participants learn about the importance of a healthy life-style. This holiday season, The First Tee is providing tips for you and your family to enjoy a healthy holiday! The holiday season is a time to celebrate with family and friends! But it’s also...

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A Twist on Disney

Categories: I am the First Tee, Life Skills

The First Tee and Auntie Anne’s partnered to create the Auntie Anne’s Leaders & Entrepreneurs Forum that took place in Orlando, Fla. from Oct. 31-Nov. 3 at Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort. Lauren Welch, a participant of The First Tee of Nashville, was one of 49 teens chosen to attend...

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