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.

TOMS Founder Shares the Value of Using Good Judgment

Categories: PURE Insurance Championship

Blake Mycoskie, founder of TOMS, remembers how his own personal judgment shaped the direction of his company and his life.  Blake shares his perspective on The First Tee Core Value judgment with the junior players and Champions Tour players at the Nature Valley First Tee Open:...

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Insider Perspective: The Coca-Cola Champions Challenge

Categories: I am the First Tee, PURE Insurance Championship

The Coca-Cola Champions Challenge, a five-hole competition featuring six Champions Tour legends paired with six junior golfers from six different Chapters of The First Tee, took place at Pebble Beach Golf Links yesterday. Addision Mitchell from The First Tee of Fort Smith participated in the modifie...

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The Envelope Please… Pairings Announced!

Categories: I am the First Tee, PURE Insurance Championship

The moment all of The First Tee junior golfers have been waiting for: finding out which Champions Tour professional they will join in the Nature Valley First Tee Open at Pebble Beach. Joshua Stockwell from The First Tee of the Sandhills, shares his story from the tournament pairing party:...

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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