Ametek Equipment Drive

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Golf equipment donations are an essential aspect of our fundraising for our programs. The clubs directly support our programs and those participants in need of equipment. Thanks again to AMETEK, Inc. for all the wonderful club donations. Special thanks to Ron Oscher, Ametek Chief Administrative Off...

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Middle School Golf

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Middle School Golf has been coming to FDR Golf Course and Walnut Lane Golf Club over the past 7 weeks practicing golf and learning The First Tee 9 Core Values. It was a lot of fun watching the students grow both on and off the golf course. Their understanding of the core values reflected in …...

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Jr/Sr Tournament at Walnut Lane

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Sunday, November 4th The First Tee annual Jr/Sr Tournament was held yesterday at Walnut Lane Golf Club and what a beautiful day it was! The weather was absolutely perfect! Thanks again to Lunchbox Philly for the wonderful Peanut Butter Jelly Truck! Congratulations to our winners! Front 9 Winners: Ju...

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Philly Golf Course Superintendents Help Improve Walnut Lane GC

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Thursday, November 1st, 2018 The Philadelphia Association of Golf Course Superintendents stopped by Walnut Lane Golf Club for the 8th annual Volunteer Day. With their help and hard work, the beautification of Walnut Lane continues. Their commitment to our mission has been extraordinary and we cannot...

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Alumni Spotlight: Louis Kelly

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First Tee of Greater Philadelphia Alumni Louis Kelly spoke at the First Tee Invitational yesterday at the ACE Club. He offered great insight into his journey and the impact The First Tee has had on his life. Thank you Louis for sharing your story!...

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First Tee PGA Clinic Sponsored by Wells Fargo

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September 4, 2018 The First Tee of Greater Philadelphia had an incredible day yesterday at Walnut Lane Golf Club. PGA Tour Player Chesson Hadley stopped by to conduct a once in a lifetime clinic for our kids. We are grateful for the partnership and support from Wells Fargo   The clinic started ...

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Inside Golf: Girls Golf

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Inside Golf host, Harry Donahue, stopped by our Tea Time for Girls Golf event on August 1st to conduct a few great interveiws. Thank you Jennifer McAleese, Michael Brown, Catlin Plover and Elenia McCreedy from Lilly Pulitzer for helping make this event possible! ...

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Tea Time For Girls Golf

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August 1, 2018 Girls Golf segment on Inside Golf   Tea Time for Girls Golf was a tremendous event held at Bluestone Country Club on August 1st. The event helped raise crucial funds for our Girls Golf Program! We had a great 9 hole tournmament followed by a fashion show sponsored by Lilly Pulit...

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SEI Equipment Drive For The First Tee

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SEI Institutional Group generously ran a donation drive for the First Tee. Thank you so much to SEI staff,  John and Steve, for organizing the golf equipment drive. These donations will greatly aide our programs and kids!...

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