Welcome to The First Tee of Greater Austin

What We Do:

The First Tee of Greater Austin (TFTGA) is a 501(c)3 non-profit youth development organization dedicated to providing young people with educational programs to build character, instill life-enhancing values, and promote healthy choices through the game of golf.

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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 Austin

Join Us As We Celebrate

Join us for our 13th annual More Than A Game Experience- benefitting our youth development programs. This 3-part event boasts an Austin-centric series of events kicked off by a Party featuring live and silent auction items galore. Next, in the Captain's Cup Golf Tournament, celebrities across numerous industries from music to sports to broadcast personalities serve as captains for player foursomes and hole experiences await on each tee box with food and products from area businesses. Grammy award winning musical artist Ray Benson will again spearhead grand finale to the festivities with the Ray Benson and Friends Pickin Party and dinner at the Verdes Mexican Parrilla.
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Fall Foundation Tour

The Foundation Tour was established to provide on-course learning and to introduce elementary, middle school, and high school students to competitive golf. The tournaments run in a series of three events and the participants accumulate points based on their finish in each event.
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Karol Davidson Hall of Honor Golf Tournament

Karol Davidson - a member of the Class of 2014 Inductees into the Texas Hall of Honor - will host a golf tournament benefiting the LPGA-USGA Girls Golf Program where she has served as a mentor for five years. Karol is a 2-time NCAA champion and 8-time All-American middle distance and relay runner who competed for Texas from 1985-1988.
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Youth Forum

Youth Forums are the prime opportunity for students who plan on attending college and/or want to get involved in national programming opportunities. These monthly meetings include guest speakers, a different topic and pizza.
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Fall 2014 Registration

Register now for after school and Saturday classes offered weekly for 12-week sessions beginning September 13th, 2014 at four convenient locations. Classes are filling fast, so register today!
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The First Tee of Greater Austin Internship Opportunities

Summer 2014 Internship Opportunities in Marketing, Event Planning, Programming and more!
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LPGA-USGA Girls Golf

The LPGA-USGA Girls Golf is a developmental junior golf program for girls ages 7-17 and is offered through The First Tee of Greater Austin.
Registration is now open!
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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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