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 – #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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20 years of The First Tee in Our Nation’s Capital

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We are so incredibly excited to announce that 2019 marks the 20th Anniversary for our Chapter.     View this post on Instagram   BIG NEWS ALERT: 2019 marks our 20th year as a chapter! Join us in celebrating the New Year and this awesome achievement! We can’t wait to have you alo...

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