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.

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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 Washington, DC

Now Hiring - Director of Development

The First Tee of Greater Washington, DC is seeking a Director of Development.
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Drew White's Shares Experience at the Nature Valley First Tee Open

Eagle Participant, Drew White, played in the Nature Valley First Tee Open at Pebble Beach. Click here to read more about his experience.
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International Country Club Host The First Tee Play Day!

On August 14th, International Country Club hosted the first annual The First Tee/ICC Golf Play Day. The event featured 20 The First Tee of Greater Washington, DC participants and 20 ICC Junior Golfers!
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2016 Metro Tour Team Championship at Columbia Country Club

3rd Annual First Tee Metro Tour Team Championship on Monday, August 22! All six area Chapters of The First Tee fielding teams of four competed in the event.
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In Memorium: Latrell Martin

Latrell was energetic and engaged during his classes at East Potomac Park Golf Courses. He came early and stayed late chatting with coaches and volunteers about upcoming sporting events and how he used the three tips for having fun or the four R's on and off the golf course that week
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2015 Annual Review

2015 was a great year for our chapter! Take a look at our 2015 Annual Review to learn more about some of the highlights!
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2016 The First Tee of Greater Washington, DC Golf Tournament

On June 13th, 2016 we hosted our 3rd Annual Chapter Tournament at River Bend Golf & Country Club. Thank you to everyone who came out to support the event! Please click 'read more' for pictures from the event!
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Albert A. Foster, Jr., Memorial Award for Integrity

Albert “Al” Foster was a loving husband, loyal friend, respected attorney, and an avid golfer. To honor his memory, The First Tee of Greater Washington, DC established a memorial award.
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15th Annual Politics and Pros Golf Classic

Thank you for the support of the 15th Annual Politics and Pros Golf Classic at The Country Club at Woodmore.
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Donate Your Junior Golf Equipment

Youth clubs and equipment are always in need for The First Tee of Greater Washington, DC. If you would like to donate your experienced youth clubs and equipment, please click here to learn more about donating your junior clubs.
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The First Tee Of Greater Washington

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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