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

Spring Class Session

Session begins March 22-27

Registration is Open!

Spring "Week 9" Championship - March 21/22

Welcome To Seattle, Taylor!

We would like to welcome Taylor White, our new Outreach Director, to The First Tee of Greater Seattle team. Before coming to Seattle, Taylor served as Program Director at The First Tee of San Francisco. 
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LPGA Clinic this Spring

Join us for an exciting clinic as we welcome the LPGA pros to the Northwest as they prepare for the 2016 KPMG Women's PGA Championship.

April 9th (2:00-4:00pm) at Sahalee Country Club

Transportation will be provided from Seattle & Bellevue.

Registration opens soon!

Quick Links

For more information about the program, please follow these links:

Our Programs: upcoming events and opportunities.

Registration: sign up for the next session of youth programming.

FAQ for Parents: membership, tournaments, instruction, equipment.

Volunteering: learn more about joining us for special events or coaching.

Club Jubilee Sports - Girls' Golf Program

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

2016 Spring season begins in March at Crossroads GC in Bellevue!

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

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Jr. Volunteer for the Women's PGA Championship

Join the fun of the 2016 Women's PGA Championship by serving as a Jr. Volunteer. This major championship is coming to Sahalee Country Club June 7-12, 2016. Experience world-class golf while representing The First Tee. This opportunity is open to participants 14 to 21 years old. Sign up today. Space is running out.
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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.

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.

Apply for Employment

We are actively hiring coaches for 2016!

Coaches are at the heart of The First Tee's mission. They represent a diversity of ages, backgrounds, and professional experience, but they all share a passion for golf, teamwork, having fun, and making a difference.

If you are interested in being considered for a coaching position, please download the application and then submit that and an updated resume to Evan Johnsen, Program Director. This is a part-time position, and 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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