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Welcome to The First Tee of Metropolitan New York

What We Do:

The First Tee impacts the lives of young people by providing educational programs that build character, instill life-enhancing values and promote healthy choices through the game of golf, with a focus of serving minority and under-privileged youth.

Educate ~ Enrich ~ Empower

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Nine Core ValuesTM Honesty
Nine Core ValuesTM Integrity
Nine Core ValuesTM Sportsmanship
Nine Core ValuesTM Respect
Nine Core ValuesTM Confidence
Nine Core ValuesTM Responsibility
Nine Core ValuesTM Perseverance
Nine Core ValuesTM Courtesy
Nine Core ValuesTM Judgment

What’s new at The First Tee of Metropolitan New York

TFT Newsletter No.4 Spring 2016

This issue features: Young Benefactor's 7th Annual 19th Hole on the Square event, Patrick Conte, Chick P. Evans Foundation Scholar, Q&A with Long Island Participant Faith Francioso, The PWC Financial Literacy Event and Much More!
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The Barclays Volunteer Challenge Check Presentation


A Program that Works

Research Validates

In a past independent research study of The First Tee, 73% of young people at participating chapters reported high confidence in their ability to do well academically and 52% credited the program for their ability to appreciate diversity.

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Our Impact

The First Tee believes young people in our community are our future leaders. Our programs impact youth and expose them to core values like respect, integrity and perseverance.

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How We Help

One-third of young people say they lack adult role models. The First Tee provides quality youth programs that include adult mentors and safe places.

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