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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

TFTMNY Participants experience the Nature Valley First Tee Open

Two Lucky participants from The First Tee of Metropolitan New York, Nicolette Dilluvio and Neil Vyas have been chosen to play in the 2015 Nature Valley First Tee Open.
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Jordan Spieth leads clinic at The First Tee Classic at Liberty National

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2015 Columbus Day Fundraiser

The First Tee of Nassau County, a youth golf program serving over 1,000 kids every year out of our facility in Eisenhower Park, will have our annual Columbus Day Golf Tournament at Pine Ridge Golf Club. The format of this tournament will be a 2-Person Scramble. There will a golf clinic, putting contest and various raffle prizes throughout the day so come on over and show your support!


Pine Ridge Golf Club
Monday, October 12th  2015
1:00pm Tee-Off
5:30pm BBQ

Founder's Invitational

Hudson National Golf Club
Monday, October 5th, 2015
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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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