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

Marsh and McLennan Companies “Swing for Kids” Golf Tournament Promotes Good Health and Positive Futures for Kids

Marsh & McLennan Companies (Mercer, Marsh & Guy Carpenter) helped to raise $98,000 for the participants of The First Tee of Greater Seattle through their title sponsorship of the "Swing for Kids" golf tournament this summer. 
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Fall Classes

Classes are underway!

Session dates: September 9 - November 2

Fall "Week 9" Championship Nov 8 & 9

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2015 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.

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Fred Meyer Fall "Week 9" Championship

All Fall Participants Welcome

November 8 & 9 at Crossroads & Jefferson Park

Sign up soon!

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Parent's Guide

To learn more about The First Tee program and the opportunities your child can take advantage of through their participation, view the 2014 Parent Guide. The Parent Guide is also available in Spanish.

Participant Achievements

Our members are doing great things in the community. Take a look at some of their recent achievements.

Do you have a story to share? Send to information@thefirstteeseattle.org.

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The First Tee is Looking for Coaches

The First Tee of Greater Seattle is looking to add to its seasonal 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, click here to review the job description. This is a part-time position. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

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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