Annual Review 2017

Categories: 2017, Annual Review

2017 Highlights include: Classes: Over 1,100 youth took classes at San Jose, Moffett Field, and Gilroy Outreach: Over 7,000 youth took DRIVE at Alum Rock Elementary, Gilroy & El Toro Youth Centers Impact: Our youth look you in the eye when shaking hands and >85% earned all As or Bs in school ...

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Giving Campaign to Grow Affordable Access!

Categories: 2017, December, Newsletter

The First Tee of Silicon Valley is a safe haven that provides structure, direction and mentorship to many children who never dreamed of working on life goals through golf. Thank you for your continued support and realizing our program is a game changer for under-served participants transforming thei...

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Club Partner, La Rinconada CC, Hosts Q4 Board Meeting

Categories: 2017, Newsletter, November

The First Tee of Silicon Valley greatly appreciates the hospitality of La Rinconada Country Club for hosting our Q4 Board Meeting. General Manager, Tom Schunn, welcomed our Directors and described the club’s latest news and membership facts. Directors were treated to lunch in a private room for th...

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The First Tee of Silicon Valley Receives 2016 Ace Award

Categories: 2017, Newsletter, November

The First Tee of Silicon Valley was one of just ten chapters to receive the 2016 Ace Award for its overall performance. Each year, all of the over 150 chapters in The First Tee Network must comply with about ten requirements and report on about another 20 measures to ensure organizational health. Re...

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Family Cheers the 49ers to Victory!

Categories: 2017, Newsletter, November

On Sunday, November 12th, the Herrera family enjoyed the 49ers win over the NY Giants. Their tickets were given to The First Tee of Silicon Valley by very generous donors, who asked that they be used as a thank you. All of the Herrera’s have been actively engaged with us — the children a...

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Board President to Receive National Award

Categories: 2017, Newsletter, November, Press Release

Press Release The First Tee of Silicon Valley Board President Selected to Receive The First Tee’s National Leadership Award  The First Tee of Silicon Valley Board President to receive The First Tee’s 2017 Jack Stephen’s Leadership Award (Silicon Valley, CALIFORNIA, November 6, 2017) – The F...

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Thank You, Khristine!

Categories: 2017, Newsletter, September

Please join me in thanking Khristine Madayag for her 4 years of dedication and impact to The First Tee of Silicon Valley and our youth. Her last day on our staff was Wednesday, August 30th. Khristine made a huge contribution to our organization’s infrastructure especially in the areas of participa...

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View Photos From Our STEM Stomp Event

Categories: 2017, Newsletter, September

On Saturday, August 12th, we utilized areas surrounding the clubhouse at Golf Club at Moffett Field to bring our 2017 STEM Stomp event to life. Vendors included representatives from the Computer History Museum, Oakland Turfgrass Education Initiative, Main Street Burgers, and Chick-Fil-A, who helped ...

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