Welcome to The First Tee of Phoenix

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 Phoenix

Attention! The First Tee of Phoenix FUNd Raiser

Please join The First Tee of Phoenix Board of Directors for a FUN-filled day of golf and camaraderie at the TPC Scottsdale. We'll be playing the Stadium Course which has been donated by GM Brad Williams and the TPC family. Every penny raised will go directly to the valuable programming efforts of The First Tee of Phoenix
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The First Tee of Phoenix Year End Banquet

Celebrate 2015 with The First Tee of Phoenix. The year-end banquet is Friday, December 18th at The Virginia G Piper Sports & Fitness Center (5031 E Washington St.85034) Dinner starts at 5:00pm and the ceremony begins at 6:00pm. The event is FREE but space is limited so please RSVP to Coach Tina at tbarrett@thefirstteephoenix.org today!
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2015 TFT Tour Championship

Join us Sunday, December 13th at Encanto 9 & 18 for the 2015 TFT Tour Championship. Ages 14-17 will play 9 holes at Encanto 18 starting at 1:30. All others will play 9 holes at Encanto 9 starting at 12:30. We will then have a playoff to determine the winner of the last major of 2015! Cost is $20 and includes lunch and range balls. RSVP by December 5th to tbarrett@thefirstteephoenix.org
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These Boys are Good @ Wigwam Golf Resort

Hey boys!! Join us at the Wigwam Golf Resort on December 12th at 2:00pm for our next These Boys are Good Clinic. Learn from PGA Profession Warren Schutte. The cost is FREE for Boys aged 5-17 so RSVP today!
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These Girls Rock Clinic @ Shalimar GC

Calling all Girls! Join us at Shalimar GC on December 5th at 3:00pm for a FREE clinic for girls aged 5-17. There will be fun golf games, prizes and cookies! Sign up today
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TINY TEEZ is Back!

A golf program specially designed for youth ages 4-6.  Participants will develop a love for the game through fun games and activities. The program is $5 per class and is offered at our Desert Mirage, Papago, Aguila, Longbow and Talking Stick facilities starting is September.

You must sign up in advance by calling our main office at 602-305-7655.

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Desert Mirage December Calendar

Like presents under a tree, our December calendar will be sure to make you smile! Click here to learn more.
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Papago December Calendar

We are blessed this December with a calendar full of amazing events! Click here to see more.
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Longbow December Calendar

Our December calendar is sparkling with fun events! Click here to learn more.
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Lone Tree December Calendar

Our December calendar is illuminated with amazing events! Click here to learn more.
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Cave Creek December Calendar

We have baked up some delicious December events! Click here to see more.
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Encanto/Palo Verde December Calendar

The stars are aligned for a great December! Click here to see more.
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Maryvale GC

Programming at Maryvale GC has been postponed temporarily due to redesign to the Course and Clubhouse by Grand Canyon University. The project is scheduled to be completed by Oct 2015. We apologize for any inconvenience. Any questions, please contact our office.

Aguila December Calendar

Frosty is excited for all of our December events! Click here to learn more.
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Palm Valley/Valley Golf Center December Calendar

Santa & Rudolph are looking forward to all of our fun December events! Click here for more details.
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Augusta Ranch December Calendar

Listen to the Monions when they say "Wow, what a great calendar of events this December!" Click here to learn more.
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Talking Stick GC December Calendar

This December calendar is SWEET!! Click here for more information.
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The Legacy GC December Calendar

Even the snowmen are excited about all of our fun events this December! Click here to learn more.
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2015 Program Session Schedule

The 2015 calendar year is broken down into 4 Sessions for programming. Each Session begins with an orientation for new members and registration is required for each Session. Click here!
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Our Program Sponsors / Youth Service Partners

The First Tee of Phoenix values its extraordinary partnerships with local civic and charitable organizations, public and private entities and individuals.
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2015 Tourn & Fun Day Schedule

The 2015 Tournament Schedule is HERE! WOW, what a schedule! Great events and loads of fun for everyone. Have you seen it yet? Click here to check it out.
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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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