Welcome to The First Tee of Greater Dallas

What We Do

The First Tee provides young people with character-building and life skills lessons using golf as the platform. Through The First Tee, young people discover how skills essential to success on a golf course can also help them flourish in life.

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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 Dallas

Dallas Participant Participates in Wells Fargo Succeeding Together Contest

Wells Fargo (NYSE: WFC) today announced the 2016 winners of Succeeding TogetherSM, an essay contest that celebrates the huge impact The First Tee® has on students across the country and allows participants to express how The First Tee has had a positive effect on their lives. 

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Young Benefactors Concert & Classic

Join Young Benefactors on June 9th to celebrate the 2nd Annual YB Concert & Classic with Wade Bowen! Complete event information can be found by clicking the "Read More" link below.
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2016 TFTD Annual Golf Classic

The Annual Golf Classic is our largest, most exciting, can't-miss fundraising event of the year!

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TFTGD Achieves Top Ranking

The First Tee home office recently released its 2014 Network Performance Rankings (ZONE) and The First Tee of Greater Dallas claimed the highest possible ranking within the network, “Ace,” along with 16 other chapters out of more than 170 . ZONE (Zeroing in on Network Excellence) is a ranking system which measures the performance of The First Tee chapters through a variety of qualitative and quantitative measurements. 

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Welcome to our new Executive Director, David!

The First Tee of Greater Dallas, a youth development non-profit, has announced the selection of David Rambie, as its new Executive Director. 

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2016 Spring II Weeknight Programs

Join The First Tee and learn more than a game....

Spring II Weeknight Programming starts
the week of April 25th

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2016 Spring II Weekend Registration

Join The First Tee and learn more than a game....

Spring II Weekend Programming starts
April 2nd

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Get Involved! | Volunteer

Each year, hundreds of caring adults take part in The First Tee's Coach/Mentor Training programs.

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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 like 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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