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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
Summer Registration NOW OPEN!
2015 Golf Fashion Show - July 8th!
2014 Summary Report
A Day at the Dunes Club Returns July 27th
The First Tee of Greater Chicago.
A Letter From the Executive Director
Daniel Murphy Scholars teeing it up!
Luke Donald's Taste of The First Tee - September 14th!
The First Tee of Greater Chicago Selected as Encompass Championship Charity Partner
Home Office NewsNature Valley First Tee Open at Pebble Beach Brings 81 Teenagers an Opportunity of a Lifetime » Golf Industry Enters New Era of Collaboration » American Society of Golf Course Architects Foundation Awards Scholarships »
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 »