Annual Review 2018

Categories: 2018, Annual Review, Current 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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The Nine Core Values Have Impact

Categories: 2018, December, Newsletter

The First Tee established The Nine Core Values because they represent some of the many inherently positive values connected with the game of golf. In open-ended, unaided essays 85% of the program participants articulated that they take personal ownership of The Nine Core Values of The First Tee. Par...

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The First Tee Focuses on Family

Categories: 2018, December, Newsletter

The holiday season is the appropriate time to feature one of the The First Tee Nine Healthy Habits*: Family. As part of our youth development curriculum, The First Tee of Silicon Valley not only teaches youth how to play golf but we promote healthy, active lifestyles and we stress the emotional and ...

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The First Tee of Silicon Valley Ramps Up at SportsHouse

Categories: 2018, Newsletter, November

New volunteer coaches from Sheriff’s Activities League, Police Activities League, Carlmont High School Golf Team, and staff from neighboring schools, attended a mentor training on November 15th at SportsHouse in Redwood City. The mentor training is one of the 8 steps we take to help prepare our vo...

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2018 Fall Parent University is a Success!

Categories: 2018, Newsletter, November

On Saturday, October 20th, The First Tee of Silicon Valley attended Alum Rock Union School District‘s (ARUSD) Fall Parent University Family Fun Day at Mathson Institute of Technology.  TFTSV set up golf games and an informational booth for parents/guardians where they learned about our program an...

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Our Friend, Joe Bronson, Writes Again

Categories: 2018, Newsletter, November

Joe Bronson, friend of The First Tee of Silicon Valley, has written his next book, ‘Through The Green: Golf Shots, Spots and Stories Inspiration and Aspirations’, published in August of 2018. Joe is passionate about the game of golf. All proceeds from his book sales are given to organizations li...

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Earthquakes Game

Categories: 2018, Newsletter, November

Saturday, October 6th found George Maxe and Carlos Herrera (our resident football expert), at the San Jose Earthquakes v the New York Red Bulls game as guests of Rod & Laura Howard of Synectic.   While the Earthquakes did not enjoy success on the field, George & Carlos had a lot of fun and...

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