Welcome to The First Tee of Greater Washington, DC

What We Do:

The First Tee of Greater Washington, DC 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.

Learn more about our chapter
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 Washington, DC

The Inaugural First Tee of Greater Washington, DC Golf Tournament

We are excited to announce our Inaugural First Tee of Greater Washington, DC Golf Tournament at Trump National Golf Club on June 2nd, 2014!
Read More »

2014 Spring Registration Forms

Click on "Read More" to download the 2014 Spring Registration Forms
Read More »

The First Tee of Greater Washington, DC Turns 15

The First Tee of Greater Washington, DC is celebrating 15 Years of excellence in 2014!
Read More »

"A Minute with Michael" Video Series

Click on "Read More" to enjoy a series of videos by Michael Pius, PGA!
Read More »

Eagle Participant Lennard Long Makes The Cut at The Nature Valley First Tee Open at Pebble Beach

Lennard Long, an Eagle Participant makes the cut in the 2013 Nature Valley First Tee Open at Pebble Beach. Click "Read More" to learn more about his experience.
Read More »

The First Tee of Washington, D.C. on TV

Click Read More to see two stories from Mike Hydeck's WUSA9 Cool School segments and Golf Channel's Morning Drive interview with The First Tee of Washington, D.C.'s Eagle Participant, Hannah Clark.
Read More »

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 fort their ability to appreciate diversity.

Read More »

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.

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 »