Resolving Conflict in 4 Steps

Categories: Blog, Life Skills

From the school yard to the work place, we experience conflict in every stage of our life. The ability to resolve conflicts with one another is a critical life skill, especially in today’s divisive world. At The First Tee, we encourage participants to work out disputes for themselves whether ...

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The First Tee Celebrates 19,000 volunteers during National Volunteer Week

Categories: Life Skills, Mentoring, Volunteers

                            By Brad Bennett Did you know that this is National Volunteer Week? We couldn’t think of a more appropriate time to thank the more than 19,000 volunteers who have donated their time to our chapters by supporting fundraising and events, assisting &hellip...

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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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The Nature Valley First Tee Open at Pebble Beach is More Than Just a Game—It’s a Game-Changer

Categories: Life Skills, PURE Insurance Championship, Uncategorized

 ~ From Joe Louis Barrow, Jr., chief executive officer of The First Tee The Nature Valley First Tee Open at Pebble Beach is one of the most exciting events for The First Tee and eighty-one of our participants. Entering its 11th year, this tournament has given more than 550 young people from more ...

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Golf Skills and Learning and Fun, Oh Wow!

Categories: I am the First Tee, Life Skills

It’s every junior golfer’s dream to spend a week of their summer in the beautiful San Diego, attending a golf academy and taking in the local sights! This year, 96 teen golfers from 88 unique chapters across the network attended The First Tee Life Skills & Leadership Academy–...

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