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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Michelle Xie: A Fun Twist on Auntie Anne's and The First Tee

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. 16-Oct. 19 at Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort. During the three-day forum, participants attend interactive sessions covering career and ...

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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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Happy 4th of July: A Message from CEO Joe Louis Barrow, Jr.

Categories: I am the First Tee, Uncategorized

We are off to celebrate July 4th. As we do it will bring back memories of Paul Revere and the brave souls that wanted to make certain that we were separated from England. And while our country was “independent” it would take years for women, African/Hispanic Americans to gain such freedoms. I am...

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