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Welcome to The First Tee of Central Florida
What We Do:
The First Tee of Central Florida impacts the lives of local youth by providing educational programs that build character, instill life-enhancing values, and promote healthy choices through the game of golf.Learn more about our chapter
What’s new at The First Tee of Central Florida
Keeping Kids on Course Golf Marathon
We need 25 golfers who will raise pledges from friends, families, and businesses. The golfers will ask for pledges for each hole that they play (36 holes total). There is no fee for the golfers to play, however, we ask all golfers to commit to raising at least $1,440 (that's 10 sponsors donating $4 per hole)!
2016 Summer Golf and Life Skills Experience Program Registration
Mark your calendar! Summer Session A registration will open Monday June 13th at noon and will close Sunday June 19th at Midnight. Summer Session B registration will open Monday June 13th at noon and will close July 15th at Midnight.
2016 Girls Golf Program
The Home of The Nine Healthy Habits
Chris Barley, Managing Director at Ameriprise Financial Services, Orlando, is a gamechanger for The First Tee of Central Florida. Joining Arnold Palmer in supporting The First Tee of Central Florida, Mr. Barley is a National Trustee of The First Tee. Additionally, he donates his time and talent to serve on the Advisory Board of The First Tee of Central Florida.
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Payne Stewart Giving Society
Arnold Palmer Donates $200,000 to The First Tee of Central Florida
Chapter NewsWells Fargo "Succeeding Together" Bring PGA TOUR Pros to The First Tee » Stewart Cink Highlights The First Tee of Central Florida Youth Day at Arnold Palmer Invitational » The First Tee of Central Florida Hosts 175 Wetherbee Elementary Fourth Grade Students at OCN »
Home Office NewsJack Avrit Wins Pro-Junior Title with Champions Tour’s Mark O’Meara at Nature Valley First Tee Open » RBS Continues Supporting Higher Education By Awarding Scholarships to The First Tee Participants » The First Tee Announces Corporate Partnership With Country Inns & Suites By Carlsons »
A Program that Works
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.Read More »
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.Join Our Program »
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.About Us »