I Am The First Tee: Alumna Amber Hardeman

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

The following is an excerpt from a speech Amber Hardeman, a graduating senior at Vanderbilt University and a former participant of The First Tee of Greater Dallas, gave at The First Tee 2013 Network Meeting in Nashville, Tenn. about what The First Tee has meant to her....

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No Luck of the Irish Needed Here!

Categories: I am the First Tee

Robin “Awesome” Dawson from The First Tee of Ireland won the Irish Boys Amateur Open Championship after a dramatic three-hole playoff with England’s Marco Penge at Lisburn Golf Club in Northern Ireland. Robin remained composed and focused, needing two putts at the end to secure the Championsh...

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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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Faces of The First Tee on Facebook

Categories: I am the First Tee

Do you know who makes up The First Tee? Every participant, volunteer and supporter of The First Tee has a unique story to tell. Each has their own dreams and aspirations. And each has been inspired by The First Tee in a different way. To help tell the stories of the many, many lives that … Read More

Nothing Mentors Like John Deere…RJ Kogut Reflects on the "Careers on Course" Program

Categories: I am the First Tee

“Careers on Course” is an exciting new youth development program sponsored by John Deere, a Trustee of The First Tee, that provides teen participants at select chapters of The First Tee an opportunity to explore topics in agronomy and career paths in golf course management.Through the program, ...

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