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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
Spring and Summer Registration NOW OPEN!
2015 Golf Fashion Show - July 8th!
2014 Summary Report
Luke Donald's Taste of The First Tee - September 14th!
The First Tee of Greater Chicago Bring DRIVE Program to 13 Chicago Public Schools This Spring
The First Tee of Greater Chicago Partners with the Chicago Park District to Offer After School Programs
Third Annual PwC Financial Literacy Summit Huge Success
The First Tee of Greater Chicago Selected as Encompass Championship Charity Partner
Home Office NewsGolf Industry Enters New Era of Collaboration » American Society of Golf Course Architects Foundation Awards Scholarships » DICK’S Sporting Goods and Golf Galaxy to Make Donation to The First Tee, Up To $1 Million »
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 »