PEBBLE BEACH! TUNE IN THIS WEEKEND

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Tune in this weekend to watch Chapter student Tyler Mistretta and 77 other students from First Tee chapters across the country compete in the 2019 PURE Insurance Championship Impacting The First Tee.  The tournament is an official PGA TOUR Champions event to be contested at Pebble Beach Golf Links ...

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TREVOR HAD FANTASTIC TIME AT LIFE SKILLS & LEADERSHIP ACADEMY

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96 participants from 63 First Tee chapters around the country, including Chapter student Trevor Tarashuk, recently attended the Joe Louis Barrow, Jr. Life Skills & Leadership Academy in Boise, Idaho. Hosted by The First Tee home office, the academy recognized and rewarded exceptional teen partic...

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FALL PROGRAMS OPEN FOR REGISTRATION

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Have you made The First Tee a part of your Back to School Plans? 73% reported high confidence in their ability to do well academically. 82% felt confident in their social skills with peers. 52% credited the program for their ability to appreciate diversity. Positive impact on your child, your family...

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FIRST YEAR FOR CMAA MARATHON GOLF

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Our Chapter partnered with local country clubs held CMAA Marathon Golf over the summer that was a fun, energizing event where club staff and members helped our Chapter raise significant funds for our programming in the Treasure Coast. “Our players had a fantastic time. As daunting as it sounds...

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CHAPTER HELPING TO SUPPORT THE GRAND BAHAMA

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South Florida was extremely lucky to be spared by Hurricane Dorian. However, our neighbors in Grand Bahama were totally devasted. Chapter Director Joe Davis is a Bahamian citizen residing in the State of Florida. He is the Executive Chairman, CEO of Aerologistc Group Limited & Bahamas Developmen...

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SPECIAL OLYMPICS PROGRAM CONTINUES GROWTH

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Chapter Coach Rick Hengstenberg, PGA began working with Treasure Coast based Special Olympics participants last summer. Mark Cammarene, PGA worked with the on-course players throughout the summer at Fairwinds Golf Club helping them to prepare for competition. Tim Stoklosa, one of our newest Chapte...

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ROGER DEAN STADIUM – A FUN NIGHT ‘FORE’ ALL

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The First Tee of Treasure Coast was recently the benefiting charity at Golf Night at Roger Dean Chevrolet Stadium. Chapter Staff, Amber Steele – participant, and along with Frank Vernoia, Malcom Harris Gowdy, Darin Homer from Special Olympics were holding a raffle for donated rounds of golf at...

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STEM CLASS CONDUCTED FOR BOYS & GIRLS CLUB

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With grant support from the Children’s Services Council of St. Lucie, our Chapter delivered The First Tee STEM curriculum to a group of 20 children from the Boys & Girls Club of St. Lucie County at PopStroke in Port St. Lucie. PopStroke recently opened their doors in Tradition where they h...

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THE HONDA CLASSIC CARES VISITS OUR CHAPTER

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Recently our Chapter received a visit from The Honda Classic team including Tournament Director Andrew George and members of the Couture Club. The Honda Classic Cares presented a generous “big check” in support of our mission of our programs. The Honda Classic is a Founding Partner of ou...

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NEW COACH TRAINING FOR PLAYER LEVEL

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Recently, our Chapter held our first PLAYer Coach Training at Parkland Golf & Country Club. A new group of 23 Coaches are now certified to teach The First Tee program at the PLAYer level. 3 of the Coaches were from the Treasure Coast! Conducting local training of new Coaches is a welcome additio...

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