Mission: First Tee-Phoenix ‘s mission is to positively impact the lives of Maricopa County’s young people by providing educational programs that build character, instill life enhancing values & promote healthy choices through the game of golf.
Impact: First Tee-Phoenix is impacting more than 150,000 youth each year through regular programming at 15 locations in Maricopa County; the First Tee School Program which is in more than 150 schools; the First Tee School Program in numerous after school programs and special Outreach Programs with allied organizations like Boys & Girls Clubs, YMCAs, The LPGA Girls Golf Program, faith-based groups, special needs groups and many others.
We enable kids and teens to build the strength of character that empowers them through a lifetime of new challenges by seamlessly integrating the game of golf with life skills. We provide active learning experiences that develop inner strength, self-confidence and resilience that kids can carry into everything they set out to accomplish.Read more
Experiences are our greatest teacher. We believe in developing the ones that are just as fun as they are meaningful, where kids feel excited to grow, safe to fail, and better equipped for whatever comes their way next. With proven results, we aim to help kids become better versions of themselves while enriching the communities around us.Learn more
We work to actively create a space of belonging for every kid - no matter what walk of life. We offer programs for kids and teens up to age 18. We help kids discover what’s inside of them, guide them to strengthen it, and mentor them to put it into action in everything they do.Read more