Everything is Bigger in Texas…Especially The First Tee's 2015 Network Meeting!

Categories: Coaching, Life Skills, Mentoring, Volunteers

by Brad Bennett David Feherty and Annika Sorenstam among attendees From March 11-14, a record setting 800-plus leaders from across The First Tee network will gather in Dallas, Texas to attend the biennial Network Meeting–a continuing education conference designed exclusively for The First Te...

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Shining A Spotlight On Our Partners: Thank You to Visionworks!

Categories: Uncategorized

Visionworks, a Silver Corporate Partner of The First Tee, provided 14 chapters across the country with free vision screenings to participants in 2014. Young people in need of vision correction were given a voucher for a free comprehensive eye exam and pair of glasses redeemable at any area Visionwo...

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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 First Tee: Working to Prevent Bullying

Categories: Blog, Life Skills, Mentoring, Uncategorized

At The First Tee, we believe in teaching kids and teens the importance of maintaining healthy relationships and effectively handling challenging situations, including bullying and navigating social media. By emphasizing values like respect, courtesy and sportsmanship, The First Tee is equipping yo...

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School is Back, and so is The First Tee National School Program!

Categories: I am the First Tee, National School Program

School is back in session, but that doesn’t mean all the fun has to end! Because physical education programs are a great way to introduce young people to new activities, The First Tee National School Program was developed to give students the opportunity to learn how to play golf during their P.E....

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