Pedro Ortiz is Ready to Write His Future

Pedro Ortiz and his father with The First Tee Honorary Chair President George W. Bush
Pedro Ortiz (R) and his father (L) with The First Tee Honorary Chair President George W. Bush
At the heart of The First Tee are many young people with inspiring stories. Participant Pedro Ortiz from The First Tee of Monterey County had the incredible opportunity to share his story at the 2014 Trustee dinner for The First Tee board members–in front of dignitaries including Honorary Chair President George W. Bush, Board Chair and PGA TOUR Commission Tim Finchem, Champions Tour player Bobby Clampett and other Trustees! Continue reading “Pedro Ortiz is Ready to Write His Future”

Participants Receive Surprise Announcement During Golf Channel Interview

Emily Valentine; Charlie Rymer, Cameron Fields
Emily Valentine; Charlie Rymer, Cameron Fields

Golf Channel, The First Tee’s proud media partner, helped surprise two participants of The First Tee with an exciting announcement…

Emily Valentine, a participant at The First Tee of the Palm Beaches, recounts her reaction upon hearing the news that she and fellow participant Cameron Fields had been selected to play in the 2014 Nature Valley First Tee Open at Pebble Beach.

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Faces of The First Tee on Facebook

Do you know who makes up The First Tee?

Brandon Luna
Brandon Luna
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 The First Tee has positively impacted, we’re pleased to announce the launch of The Faces of the First Tee on our Facebook page. Through it, the people who make up The First Tee–from participants to volunteers to coaches–are sharing how The First Tee has inspired them as well as a few words about their lives, their ambitions and what makes them special. Learn more! Continue reading “Faces of The First Tee on Facebook”