The First Tee
The First Tee reached 5.3 million young people in 2016. The network has grown to 1,200 golf locations, 9,000-plus elementary schools (in-school as part of physical education) and just launched a new after-school program delivered in partnership with other youth-serving organizations in more than 1,000 locations. The First Tee’s chapter participants are 49% female and 49% are from ethnically diverse backgrounds.
Steve Mona, CEO of World Golf Foundation, spoke at the 2016 PGA Merchandise Show on the Golf Channel with Damon Hack about the positive impact The First Tee has for at-risk kids... VIDEO