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

My Experience at the Nature Valley First Tee Open at Pebble Beach

Eagle Participant, JT Moore participated in the Nature Valley First Tee Open at Pebble Beach on September 25-27, 2015. Click on Read More to read about JT's experience at Pebble Beach!
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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.
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2015 The First Tee of Greater Washington, DC Golf Tournament

Our tournament was a great success! Please click read more for the results and pictures.
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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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