Welcome to The First Tee of Greater Miami Valley

What We Do:

The First Tee 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 Miami Valley

10th Anniversary Gala

Help us celebrate 10 years of impact on October 10, 2015 at the 10th Anniversary Gala! The First Tee of Greater Miami Valley began programming in 2005 with a small group of 45 dedicated participants in Middletown, OH. In ten years, our chapter has grown to serving more than 700 participants at 10 programming locations, more than 7,500 participants through the National School Program and more than 600 participants in our outreach programs! 
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2014 IMPACT Video

Thank you to everyone who contributed to our programs in 2014! Our chapter reached more kids than EVER before, serving nearly 9,000 kids through The First Tee Life Skills Experience, National School Programs and outreach events. Take a look at our 2014 IMPACT video and THANK YOU for making a difference in kids' lives!
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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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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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