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

2015 Summer Program Schedule

Click on the link below for your child's certification level to see what programs are available. Don't know what level you're signing up for this year? The programs you are eligible for will show up when you try to register for the class. Or, contact your Head Coaches or our Program Director, Amanda Zedrick, at azedrick@thefirstteegmv.org. *All new participants enter The First Tee programs at the PLAYer level.

PLAYer Programs

Par Programs

Birdie Programs

Eagle Programs

LPGA/USGA Girls Golf

Celebrating 10 Years of IMPACT

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! Stay tuned to hear the many ways we will celebrate our chapter's 10th Anniversary this year - and we look forward to celebrating with you!

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2015 International Wine & Dine

The 4th Annual International Wine & Dine hosted by Joe and Lorraine Mayernik is set for Saturday, August 15. You don't want to miss this spectacular event!
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Clinic with LPGA Player Jennifer Gleason!

WPAFB is hosting a free clinic for juniors at Twin Base Golf Course this Friday, July 31 at 10 AM featuring LPGA Tour player Jennifer Gleason!
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Brews Fore Birdies

Join us for the Inaugural Brews Fore Birdies Craft Beer Festival at Austin Landing on Friday, July 24 from 5 - 9 PM. All proceeds from this event benefit TFTGMV 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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Thank You!

WE DID IT! Thanks to your generous contributions, our chapter reached its goal of raising more than $305,000 to support kids in The First Tee of Greater Miami Valley, making us eligible to receive a $52,500 grant from The First Tee Legacy Partner Johnson & Johnson.
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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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