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Welcome to The First Tee of Greater Chicago
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.Learn more about our chapter
What’s new at The First Tee of Greater Chicago
Canal Shores 100 Campaign
A Day at the Dunes Club - August 1st
The First Tee of Greater Chicago.
Donate Golf Clubs and Equipment
Luke Donald's Taste of The First Tee
Noah Boehm Selected to Attend The First Tee National Life Skills and Leadership Academy
STEM Fridays at Cog Hill!
link golf with Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics through an exploration of unique and interactive class themes.
TFTGC Participants Come Away With Big Win from Golf to Paradise – First Tee Champions Challenge
USGA Selects Greater Chicago to Receive The First Tee Player For Life Award
Home Office NewsThe First Tee National Par-3 Championship 2016 Winners » SCNS Sports Foods Becomes Gold Partner of The First Tee » PwC Extends Support of The First Tee during THE PLAYERS 2016 and Beyond »
A Program that Works
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.Read More »
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.Join Our Program »
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.About Us »