20 FOR 20 – #16

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20 Posts for 20 Years Series – Post #16 In early 2017, with approval from The First Tee Headquarters, we consolidated operations with The First Tee of Montgomery County. Our neighbors to the North had been holding programming there for many years and with our growth, we decided to join forces....

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20 FOR 20 – #15

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As a chapter, our fundraising events have become a very important part of our culture. In 2019, we hosted our 18th Politics and Pros Golf Classic, our sixth The First Tee of Greater Washington, DC Golf Tournament at Riverbend Golf & Country Club, our fifth Pro-AM Invitational Tournament, our sec...

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20 FOR 20 – #14

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20 Posts for 20 Years Series – Post #14 In addition to the National Opportunities that The First Tee offers, our participants have represented our chapter in a number of Regional Opportunities sponsored by The First Tee Chapters along the East Coast. Each summer, our participants have traveled...

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20 FOR 20 – #13

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20 Posts for 20 Years Series – Post #13 No matter the time of service at The First Tee of Greater Washington, DC our staff comes to work everyday with the hopes of pursuing and being champions of the mission that they have chosen to serve and call theirs. The authors of this post are …...

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20 FOR 20 – #12

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20 Posts for 20 Years Series – Post #12 53 participants. 17 years. 11 National Opportunities. Over the past 20 years we have sent 53 different participants to 11 different National Opportunities. If you do the math, we’re averaging 3.1 participants a year attending National Opportunities. Th...

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20 FOR 20 – #11

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20 Posts for 20 Years Series – Post #11 Imagine a world where the great minds of surrounding The First Tee chapters came together and formed a mini-tour series so that their participants could gain tournament experience in a fun, safe and entry-fee environment. Well, that happened in 2009 with...

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20 FOR 20 – #10

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20 Posts for 20 Years Series – Post #10 Scholarships have been a tremendous part of our culture as a chapter over the last twenty years. Since 2015 alone, we have been fortunate enough to provide over $130,000 to numerous participants attending college. Our two main sources of scholarship mone...

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20 FOR 20 – #9

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20 Posts for 20 Years Series – Post #9 454,955. The First Tee National School Program (NSP) is the delivery channel of our program that reaches the largest number of children in the Greater Washington, DC area. NSP is a program that is delivered in elementary school Physical Education classes....

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20 FOR 20 – #8

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20 Posts for 20 Years Series – Post #8 Alumni. The successes of our program. The reason we continue to pursue our mission each and every day. Our alumni have progressed through the program from the PLAYer Level through the Eagle/Ace Levels. They have shown the dedication it takes to succeed at...

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20 FOR 20 – #7

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20 Posts for 20 Years Series – Post #7 Over the years we have seen the incredible efforts of incredible Board Members. 20 years later and we are still graced by the presence of two original Board Members: Chairman Emeritus, Jack Vardaman and Dan Tate. We simply could not put into words how muc...

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