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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20 FOR 20 – #6

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20 Posts for 20 Years Series – Post #6 Partnerships. The Merriam-Webster Thesaurus tells us the synonyms related to the word partnership are alliance, collaboration, connection, cooperation, relationship. We believe one very important word is missing: friendship. Over the last 20 years we have...

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20 FOR 20 – #5

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20 Posts for 20 Years Series – Post #5 Over the last two decades we have fostered incredible relationships with the Private Member Clubs of the area. Whether they were hosting our donors for a fundraiser or our kids for a Play Day, these clubs have done a tremendous job of supporting us and th...

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20 FOR 20 – #4

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20 Posts for 20 Years Series – Post #4 Northern Virginia. Now, just one of four territories in the service area of The First Tee of Greater Washington, DC. In 2014, it was the reason we graduated from Washington, DC to Greater Washington, DC. We began the expansion into Northern Virginia with ...

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20 FOR 20 – #3

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20 Posts for 20 Years Series – Post #3 90. A simple enough number. 10 less than 100. Not prime, but that’s okay. You can divide it by 1, 2, 3, 5, 6, 9 and 10 evenly. 90. Also the number of total participants registered for programming at The First Tee of Washington, DC in …...

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20 for 20 – #2

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20 Posts for 20 Years Series – Post #2 The most important question is how do we do what we do when we do it? Well, the answer is simple: our coaches. We have 25 Lead Coaches, trained to deliver The First Tee Life Skills Curriculum, across our territory here in the DMV and our …...

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20 for 20 – #1

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20 Posts for 20 Years Series – Post #1 “What do we think about when Langston (the golf course) is mentioned? For me, the history and legacy are so real. I think about a friendship between First Lady E. Roosevelt and Mary McCloud Bethune, about a piece of land across from an incinerator o...

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