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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The First Tee Scholars Program–Recognizing Junior Golfers Who Excel In Academics

Categories: I am the First Tee, The First Tee Scholars

The First Tee encourages all-around excellence. Our character education and life skills programs help young people prepare for success both on and off the golf course. The First Tee Scholars Program in particular recognizes high school seniors who have demonstrated exceptional achievement in aca...

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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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Alumnus Adam Addams: How The First Tee, Golf and STEM Intertwine

Categories: I am the First Tee, Life Skills, Uncategorized

Like many junior golfers, Adam Addams, an alumnus of The First Tee of Greater Chicago, loves math, loves golf and loves The First Tee. Adam is combining his passions to advocate for The First Tee STEM Links--a new youth program that leads participants through experiments that align Science, Techn...

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College Golfer Louis Kelly: Standing Firm on Foundations of The First Tee

Categories: I am the First Tee, Uncategorized

The First Tee uses the game of golf to provide positive youth development for elementary, middle and high school students. But do our junior golfers continue to use The First Tee’s core values and life skills after they leave high school? Let’s take a look at Louis Kelly. An alumnus of...

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