Congratulations to the 6 First Tee of Greater Chicago participants who have been chosen to play in the New Orleans National Golf Tournament!
We’re excited to announce that 6 of our participants have been selected to participate at The First Tee of Greater New Orleans National Tournament Sponsored by Hancock Whitney Bank, December 19th through December 21st at Chateau Golf & Country Club!.. Read More
THE FIRST TEE OF GREATER CHICAGO NAMES NEW CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER
The First Tee of Greater Chicago is pleased to announce the appointment of the organization’s new Chief Executive Officer, Lea Jesse.
Through her years of business development and leadership experience at various high-profile consulting firms, banks, and most recently another Chicago area nonprofit, Lea Jesse brings a refreshing and unique set of skills to her new role that will greatly benefit The First Tee of Greater Chicago in the years to come. Read more
First Tee helps teens learn life skills and golf skills
After time on the practice tee, kids in the First Tee program gather with Ivanhoe Club pros before going out on the course in Mundelein. Read More
THE FIRST TEE EXPANDS TO GREATER CHICAGO AREA PUBLIC SCHOOLS; ELEMENTARY STUDENTS IN 56 PUBLIC SCHOOLS TO LEARN CHARACTER-BUILDING LESSONS THROUGH GOLF
The First Tee of Greater Chicago, in partnership with Nicor Gas, a subsidiary of Southern Company Gas, is proud to announce that students in 56 public elementary schools in the Greater Chicago area will receive The First Tee National School Program as part of physical education instruction. Read More
LUCIANO GIANGROSSE IS ONLY 9 YEARS OLD, BUT HE’S ALREADY A GOLFING CELEBRITY.
Luciano was one of five youngsters from Illinois to survive the nationwide qualifying events for the Drive, Chip and Putt competition. The finals were Sunday at Augusta National, and Luciano won the chipping competition in the 7- to 9- year-old boys division. Chipping Competition at Augusta Won by Evanston Boy
PLANNING THE RESTORATION OF JACKSON PARK AND SOUTH SHORE GOLF COURSES
The First Tee of Greater Chicago is pleased to be part of the Chicago Parks Golf Alliance and the restoration of the Jackson Park and South Shore Golf Courses to further youth golf opportunities throughout Chicagoland. Read more