Class of 2015

Categories: 2015, Success Stories

As the 2015-2016 school year feels like an old habit, we want to make sure we give a shout out to the Class of 2015. This past year, The First Tee of Silicon Valley had 12 participants graduate high school and move onto a variety of post-high school activities.  Out of the 12, most reached a &hell...

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Empower and Girls Golf

Categories: 2015, Success Stories

On June 10, 2015, Ace participant Divya addressed a room full of women about how The First of Silicon Valley has influenced her. Her words are below. This was the first of many gathering to gain support for Empower, a women’s golf clinic and fundraiser for The First Tee of Silicon Valley. The ...

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John & Sabrina From Participants to Assistants

Categories: 2015, Success Stories

2015 marks the 10th year of The First Tee of Silicon Valley. Throughout this time coaches, mentors, staff, and volunteers have seen the growth and development of dozens of young golfers. For us, nothing is more exciting or makes us more proud than witnessing this growth – and that’s why we’re...

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Impact Story, Thai

Categories: 2015, Success Stories

Since 2008, The First Tee of Silicon Valley has been lucky enough to become very familiar with our participant, Thai. When he began classes at the age of six, it was very apparent that Thai had a lot of energy and curiosity. Master Coach, Colleen Henry, reflects on young Thai’s behavior saying, th...

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Divya to Attend the Leadership Summit

Categories: 2015, Success Stories

The First Tee of Silicon Valley Ace participant Divya Nekkanti received the Outstanding Participant Award for 2015! As one of 28 participants across the country to receive this award, Divya will travel to Dallas in March for the 2015 Participant Leadership Summit. The summit will have educational wo...

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A/B Honor Roll, 2014

Categories: 2014, Success Stories

The First Tee of Silicon Valley is proud of the impact it has on the lives of so many young people. Our mentoring programs develop youth into well behaved, healthy, and successful adults. We are inspired every day by their stories, their achievements, and their enthusiasm. Our commitment to the succ...

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In Conversation with a Collegiate Golfer

Categories: 2013, Success Stories

The First Tee of Silicon Valley is thrilled to share with our online community that one of our very own has earned a playing spot on the University of California, San Diego men’s golf team! Ace-certified participant and TFTSV Ambassador, Ryan Rankin, was one of The First Tee of Silicon Valley&...

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