Record-Breaking Open Golf Tournament

Categories: 2018, July, Newsletter

It was a record breaking Open golf tournament on June 22nd thanks to our presenting sponsor EY; additional sponsors PGA Superstore, PwC, Wells Fargo, Hallagan-Huston Family Foundation; and the many hole and foursome supporters.  Beyond the hot temperatures, we had the most players ever (192 paid), ...

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Responsibility Core Value On and Off the Golf Course

Categories: 2018, July, Newsletter

As one of The Nine Core Values, Responsibility is defined as accounting for one’s actions; dependable.  Participants are responsible for their actions on the golf course. It is up to each player to keep score, repair divots, rake bunkers, repair ball marks on the green, and keep up with the pace ...

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Vision Healthy Habit Leads the Way

Categories: 2018, July, Newsletter

The First Tee of Silicon Valley participants learn Nine Healthy Habits as part of our education curriculum: three physical, three emotional and three social.  One of the emotional healthy habits is vision. The First Tee teaches participants that in order to make the most of one’s unique gifts—t...

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STEM Concepts through Golf

Categories: 2018, July, Newsletter

The First Tee of Silicon Valley is excited to announce a new initiative that will introduce STEM concepts through golf to all of our participants. We raised over $40K for this new program at our recent 2018 Open tournament. Please consider making a donation (noting “STEM” in the donation...

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NorCal Regional Cup

Categories: 2017, July

On Wednesday, July 26th, six of our participants – Isabelle, Kelly, Noah, Ralph, Calvin, and Avery – teamed up to represent The First Tee of Silicon Valley and played in The First Tee Northern California Regional Cup at Poppy Ridge Golf Course in Livermore. Using their top four scores, t...

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Our Supporters – Empower Save The Date Friday, 10/6

Categories: 2017, July, Newsletter

Save the date for Friday, October 6th at Half Moon Bay Golf Links for our second Empower Women’s Clinic and Lunch. This event benefits The First Tee of Silicon Valley and features LPGA TOUR Players and Female Industry Leaders. Thanks to Skyline Construction, for being our clinic sponsor this year....

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Our Events – 2017 STEM Stomp

Categories: 2017, July, Newsletter

Stomp your way over to to our STEM Stomp event on Saturday, August 12th and learn more about unique ways that golf helps learn about science, technology, engineering, and math. Thanks to our friends at The Golf Club at Moffett Field for hosting this event. We hope to educate our community with how S...

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Register for a 2017 Fall Class

Categories: 2017, July, Newsletter

Don’t wait until it’s too late to sign up for our 2017 Fall season. Registration opened Wednesday, July 12th for new participants. These are youth 1st-12th grade who have never taken a class with The First Tee of Silicon Valley, ever. They may join any PLAYer Part 1 class or PLAYer PreTeens clas...

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