Jakari Harris embodies values and lessons from First Tee to help support fellow student athletes

Categories: Blog, Character Education, Feature Stories, Life Skills

This time of year, many college students are preparing to head to their school and prepare for the upcoming school year. But this year looks different, especially for many student-athletes like Jakari Harris. Due to the financial impact of COVID-19, some universities have made the difficult decision...

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How First Tee’s Valuable Lessons Helped Dr. Amber Hardeman realize her dreams

Categories: Blog, Character Education, Feature Stories, The First Tee Ace

By Sara Wright, Guest blogger, PGA TOUR Dr. Amber Hardeman is an inspiration. Not only does she have an incredible work ethic and multiple degrees, including a B.A. in Spanish Language and Literature from Vanderbilt University, a Master of Public Health from the University of Alabama, a MBA from Tul...

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Sara Diaz is Changing the Way the PGA TOUR Relates to its Multicultural Fan Base

Categories: Blog, Character Education, Feature Stories, The First Tee Alumni

By Sara Wright, Guest blogger, PGA TOUR When the First Tee of Greater San Antonio first put clubs in the hands of the Diaz family about 15 years ago, there was no way to predict just how much the game would impact the family’s life. Sara, the eldest of three children, her brother Adolfo, the &hell...

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Alumni Spotlight: A Foundation of Values

Categories: Blog, Feature Stories, The First Tee Alumni

Our character education programs aim to put youth on a path for success. First Tee Alumni continue to demonstrate this long-lasting impact by sharing their success stories. Owais Durrani is one such alum from First Tee of Greater Houston. Owais uncovered his self-confidence through First Tee and i...

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