Making a Difference

At First Tee we strive to not only make good golfers, but better people. Participants and alumni across the country talk about what First Tee means to them, how the program has influenced them and how they plan to give back. In this blog, you will find out why golf is truly different than other sports by seeing it through the eyes of our participants and mentors who make our mission a reality.

Ashton Harper, First Tee — Roanoke Valley, and Symran Shah, First Tee — Greater Dallas, Win at Inaugural First Tee National Championship

Categories: Blog, Events, Feature Stories, News Releases

Clemson University hosted 48 teens from First Tee chapters across the country CLEMSON, S.C. (June 25, 2021) – Ashton Harper of Roanoke, Va. and Symran Shah of Carrollton, Texas won the boys’ and girls’ divisions, respectively, of the first-ever First Tee National Championship at Clemson Unive...

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First Tee — San Diego Provided Opportunities for Personal Growth and Transformation for Alumnus Miguel Martinez

Categories: Blog, Character Education

USGA’s support of First Tee, and chapters like First Tee — San Diego, will continue in 2021 with a focus on inclusion, diversity, equity, and accessibility initiatives Miguel Martinez joined First Tee – San Diego (known locally as Pro Kids, First Tee – San Diego) in the seventh grade. He was...

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First Tee Scholars – Class of 2021

Categories: Blog, Character Education

In 2021, twelve high school graduates have been selected to the First Tee College Scholarship Program based on academic performance, length and involvement in First Tee programs, financial need and commitment to volunteerism. This class of scholars includes aspiring engineers, accountants, teachers ...

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