Thank You for Naming TFTSV as your Beneficiary!

Categories: 2019, Newsletter, November

The First Tee of Silicon Valley is 100% locally supported and relies on community funding to provide our youth development programs, which are making a big difference! We are very fortunate that various golf organizations and golf tournaments name us as their charitable beneficiary. They believe in ...

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Coach Chris, Our New Program Director!

Categories: 2019, Newsletter, November

Hearty congratulations are in order for Chris Moreno-Hunt, who was recently promoted to Program Director. Chris has over 8 years of experience as a Program Manager working for The First Tee, originally with the former chapter in Oakland/East Bay and then with us at TFTSV over the past 18 months. Chr...

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Thank you, Coach Matt!

Categories: 2019, Newsletter, October

As our fall 2019 season comes to a close, so too will Matt Sheppard’s time as a member of TFTSV’s full-time staff. While we are sad to see him go, we are happy that we’ll still have him on our team as a part-time Program Instructor and that he’ll have more time to pursue his …...

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Kho’s Amazing Pure Insurance Experience

Categories: 2019, Newsletter, October

Ralph Kho had an amazing experience being paired with Bernhard Langer as he represented The First Tee of Silicon Valley at the 2019 PURE Insurance Championship Impacting The First Tee. The 16th annual event, hosted by the Monterey Peninsula Foundation, is an official PGA TOUR Champions event contest...

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2019 Pure Insurance Field Trip

Categories: 2019, Newsletter, October

The First Tee of Silicon Valley brought 36 class participants from Rancho Del Pueblo on a field trip to the final round of the 2019 Pure Insurance Championship Impacting The First Tee at Pebble Beach Golf Course. While at Pebble Beach, the students watched the best senior professional golfers in the...

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Good Judgment Requires Consideration

Categories: 2019, Newsletter, October

You’ve heard the phrase “use your best judgment” before, but have you thought about the process to make a “best judgment” decision? Judgment is defined as “the ability to make a decision or form an opinion; reached after consideration”. Judgment is one of The Nine Core Values that we e...

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PGA TOUR Superstore Club Drive November 9th

Categories: 2019, Newsletter, October

Did you get a new set of clubs? Bring your used clubs to the PGA TOUR Superstore in East Palo Alto on Saturday, November 9th from 1pm to 5pm. Collecting used clubs enables The First Tee of Silicon Valley to pursue our mission to impact the lives of under-served youth by providing education programs ...

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Sign up to Volunteer Coach

Categories: 2019, Newsletter, October

Do you want to mentor youth? Do you enjoy golf and want to give back? Join our team as a Volunteer Coach! Complete steps 1-9 on our volunteer page by 11/15 and attend our in-person training on 11/23 to volunteer for our Winter Season (12/3 – 2/8). Why Volunteer? Make a positive impact on participa...

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