Go Green Tag Team Tournament

Categories: 2019, March, Newsletter

On February 23rd, The First Tee of Silicon Valley hosted the 2019 Go Green Tag Team Tournament at Gavilan College Golf Course.  The event commenced with a group discussion led by Coach Manny on the importance of aeration as well as why golf courses enforce frost delays during the winter season. Dur...

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Girls Golf Emoji Play Day

Categories: 2019, March, Newsletter

On February 23rd, The First Tee of Silicon Valley hosted the Girls Golf Emoji Play Day.  Our Girls Golf members played nine holes in the alternate shot format at Rancho Del Pueblo Golf Course.  With the theme being Emoji golf, the girls were encouraged to use emoji stickers instead of scores to re...

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Meet Our New DRIVE Partners

Categories: 2019, March, Newsletter

The First Tee of Silicon Valley(TFTSV) has created a new partnership with Catholic Charities of Santa Clara County CORAL afterschool program to offer our DRIVE curriculum to Empire Gardens Elementary, Franklin Elementary, and Washington Elementary of San Jose. Other new DRIVE partners for 2019 are S...

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Confidence Fosters Success

Categories: 2019, February, Newsletter

The amount of self-confidence a child possesses affects every aspect of his or her educational and personal goals. If a child loses confidence in school, his or her grades will ultimately be affected. When self-confidence suffers, a child may give up on learning new skills and hobbies. They may feel...

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Wells Fargo DRIVE Grant Award

Categories: 2019, February, Newsletter

The First Tee of Silicon Valley received a $5,000 grant from Wells Fargo to underwrite the cost of providing our DRIVE educational programs to 2 new Title I schools: Washington Elementary and Cesar Chavez Elementary Schools in San Jose. Denise Miles, Sr. VP of Community Relations said, “Wells Farg...

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Annual Review 2018

Categories: 2018, Annual Review, Newsletter

Our youth development program through golf continues to grow and expand with the addition of Golf Intro Classes, STEM Classes and a new program location in Redwood City plus our return to Baylands Golf Links. Flip through The First Tee of Silicon Valley 2018 Annual Review to see who we have served a...

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