Isabelle Castro and Isabel Suizo Earn National Designation As The First Tee Scholars – Class of 2017-2018

Categories: 2018, April, Current Newsletter, Success Stories

Isabelle and Isabel are Seniors at Evergreen Valley High School and have been participants at The First Tee of Silicon Valley since 2007.  Both are currently Ace Certified participants, the highest level class, and demonstrate the Nine Core Values every day.  Isabelle has been able to participate ...

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Joyce Taylor Eagle Award Recipient, Graciela Lacy

Categories: 2016, Success Stories

On Sunday, September 18th, The First Tee of Silicon Valley supporters gathered at Bernardus Lodge & Spa in Carmel Valley to kick off our 2016 Invitational. Guests from all over California took part in activities including a Bocce Ball Tournament in support of our program. During the dinner recep...

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Nature Valley First Tee Open Field Trip

Categories: 2016, Success Stories

This year’s Nature Valley First Tee Open at Pebble Beach offered the perfect opportunity for a field trip of a different kind.  The First Tee of Silicon Valley took a bus down on Sunday, September 19th, full of program participants and Alum Rock Union School District students.  Some reflections ...

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Via Services Partnership

Categories: 2016, Success Stories

Via Services is a non-profit dedicated to helping individuals with disabilities and special needs achieve greater self-sufficiency and lead richer lives.  The First Tee of Silicon Valley’s partnership with Via Services has been continually growing.  On September 19th, Program Coordinator, Matt S...

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Field Trip to SAP

Categories: 2016, Success Stories

Field Trip to SAP by George Maxe One of the ways that The First Tee of Silicon Valley impacts the lives of youth is to give them exposure to the world of work. We do this by welcoming mentors as volunteers for our ongoing classes, but also by taking field trips to companies throughout Silicon &helli...

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Class of 2016

Categories: 2016, Success Stories

Hats off to The First Tee of Silicon Valley Seniors as they prepare for their next steps! We always appreciate hearing what they have thought about our program. Below are three soon-to-be college students’ reflections on their tenure with The First Tee of Silicon Valley. Jerry, Freshman at Joh...

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