Welcome to The First Tee of Greater Seattle

What We Do

OUR MISSION
To positively impact the lives of young people from all backgrounds by providing educational programs that build character, instill life-enhancing values and promote healthy choices through the game of golf.

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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 Greater Seattle

First Ever U.S. Open "Fore the Future" Gala

Saturday June 20, 2015

Seattle Sheraton Hotel

The U.S. Open is making its way to the Pacific Northwest for the first time. Get in on the excitement of this historic event. Join us the Saturday before the final round of the 2015 U.S. Open for an extravagant gala benefiting The First Tee Chapters of Greater Seattle and South Puget Sound.

Attire: Business appropriate or golf attire

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Help The First Tee While You Grocery Shop

Support The First Tee during your weekly grocery shopping. Link your Fred Meyer Rewards Card to The First Tee of Greater Seattle and you will be helping the program earn a donation from Fred Meyer! Its simple.

1. Visit  the Community Rewards section of the Fred Meyer website

2. Click "Link Your Card Now"

3. Sign in to or set-up a rewards card account (set-up will only take 2 minutes).

4. Type in "The First Tee of Greater Seattle" under Find Your Organization and click Enroll

5. Do your regularly shopping! It's that easy.

Thanks for your support.

Spring Class Session

Session is now underway (April 7 - May 31)

Download homework here.

Spring "Week 9" Championship - June 4-7

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Parent's Guide

The 2015 Parents' Guide is here! Learn more about The First Tee, including the mission, curriculum and coaching philosophy, as well as national scholarship opportunities. Also available in Spanish.

Subway Washington Games

3rd Annual Junior Golf Tournament.Sponsored by Subway and the Seattle Sports Commission.

Saturday, July 18th  - Riverbend Golf Complex. Ages 7+ welcome.

Registration is Open!

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"Finance & Fairways" Event with PwC

Saturday, April 25 @ Jackson Park

All participants age 12+ invited.

Event is concluded. See you next year!
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Club Jubilee Sports - Girls' Golf Program

Open to all girls grade 6-8 at Tillicum, Tyee, Chinook, Odle, Highland, Big Picture, and International.

Season starts April 14-16 at Crossroads GC in Bellevue!

To enroll, see your site coach or visit the Club Jubilee Sports website.

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The First Tee is Looking for Coaches

The First Tee of Greater Seattle is always looking for qualified people of all ages and backgrounds to support the coaching staff. Coaches are at the heart of The First Tee's mission. They create the environment necessary for positive youth development and deliver the life lessons that distinguish The First Tee experience. If you are interested in being considered for a coaching position, please submit your cover letter and resume to Evan Johnsen, Program Director. This is a part-time position. Applications will be accepted on a seasonal and rolling basis.

More Than A Game


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 such as 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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