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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First Tee Audi Quattro Cup

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The Audi Quattro Cup was held yesterday at Walnut Lane Golf Club. The Audi Quattro Cup, the largest amateur tournament series in the world, offers continually growing fascination. Since 1991, more and more Audi importers and dealers from around the world have been inviting their customers to experie...

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FIVE REASONS YOUR KIDS SHOULD LEARN GOLF THIS SUMMER

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Summer is almost here, which means you may be wondering how to fill your child’s time while school is out. This summer, consider an activity that keeps your child active while learning values and life skills that will help them at school and at home: GOLF. HERE ARE 5 REASONS YOUR KIDS SHOULD LEARN...

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National School Program Launched AT GLOBAL LEADERSHIP ACADEMY

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Today we are at Global Leadership Academy Charter School to open a First Tee National School Program at their SouthWest Campus. This program was generously funded by AMETEK, Inc. Thank you, Ametek for investing in the young people of our community to create Good Golfers but even Better People! #good...

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An Interview with Jay Sigel, First Tee Chairman Emeritus

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An Interview with Jay Sigel By Brian Isztwan   Brian: How did you get into the game of golf? Jay: Well, that’s a great question.  I had caddied at Bala Golf Club, and on this particular day I was caddying for my dad and carrying three golf bags on my right shoulder.  I guess I was …...

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Mike Quick Celebrity Invitational Recap

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CBS3 Coverage of The Mike Quick Celebrity Invitational Event Summary We thank all of our sponsors, celebrities, players, auction and in-kind donors. With Audi, as our title sponsor and because of you, we were fortunate to raise over $100,000 which directly supports our programs. We had 125 players a...

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First Tee School Field Trips

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As the May days start to warm up, multiple schools are sending groups to Walnut Lane Golf Club for field trips with The First Tee.  Last week a couple of different schools joined in the activities. First Philadelphia Preparatory Charter School and Blair Christian Academy were out in full force for ...

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