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

Tee Up for Greatness Now Recruiting Mentors!

Tee Up for Greatness is a program developed by RBS/The First Tee and implemented here locally to positively impact the lives of middle and high school aged youth through sustained, meaningful relationships with adult mentors. Learn more about becoming a mentor and making a difference in a child's life!
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Nine Questions With...

Meet brothers Ricky (14) and Michael (10) Salone, participants in the Dayton program since its inception in 2012. Ricky and Michael will both be featured guests at the 10th Anniversary Gala on January 30!
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10th Anniversary Gala

Thank you to everyone who helped us celebrate 10 years of IMPACT on Saturday, January 30! Pictures will be coming soon - stay tuned!
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10th Anniversary Video

In 2015, our chapter celebrated 10 years serving the families of Butler, Montgomery and Warren counties. Please share in our celebration and learn more about the IMPACT by viewing our 10th Anniversary Video!
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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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