Welcome to The First Tee of Greater Charleston

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 Greater Charleston

2015 Fall Schedule

Registration for Fall Programs will begin on July 20th and the schedule of classes for Charleston Municipal, Patriots Point, Pine Forest, Shadowmoss and Wescott Plantation is available online now.
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2015 Summer Schedule

Registration for Summer Programs will begin on May 4th and the schedule of classes for The Muni, Patriots Point, Shadowmoss and Wescott is available online now
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Core Programming Weather Updates

Check the status of the day's Core Golf & Life Skills Programs here.
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Military Appreciation Clinic Series

In partnership with Kiawah Island Golf Resort, The First Tee is proud to be apart of the 6th Annual Military Appreciation Golf Clinic Series to show appreciation for your military service.
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Summer Play & Practice Opportunities

We have created opportunities to play and practice golf almost every day of the week this summer! This will give your child the chance to improve their skills with practice and make new friends this summer!
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Summer 2015 Tournaments

Check out these junior golf tournaments offered by local golf courses and associations.
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Junior Caddie Program

In partnership with the Daniel Island Club, we proud to have the second season of our Junior CADDIE Program.
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Beth Daniel Junior Azalea

Two participants from The First Tee will earn an invitation to THE BETH DANIEL JUNIOR AZALEA. Click to find out more.
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Calendar of Events

View upcoming registration deadlines, program schedules, volunteer training sessions, special events and more. All dates are subject to change and more may be added.
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Young Ambassadors Council

Become a member of the Young Ambassadors Council - a fun way to work with young professionals to support The First Tee.
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Become a Supporting Member

Sign up today to become a Supporting Member of The First Tee of Greater Charleston and help participants in need. Click below to sign up!
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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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