CHAPTER PARTICIPANT ATTENDS IJGA SUMMER CAMP

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Through a partnership between The First Tee Home Office and the International Junior Golf Academy (IJGA), participants were selected to attend a training at the IJGA in Hilton Head, S.C. Trevor Tarashuk, Chapter Birdie Participant with Coach Bo Batchelor, attended the IJGA camp! This week-long acade...

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CHUCK JOINS BANYAN CREEK AS DIRECTOR OF GOLF

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We are delighted to announce the addition of Chuck Knebels to the staff at Banyan Creek Golf Club as Director of Golf and Membership. Chuck worked for our Chapter and continues to support our mission and programs. Chuck joins the club with extensive experience in the private club arena, having serve...

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CHAPTER PARTICIPANT ATTENDS PERFECT SENSE UNIFIED CHALLENGE

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Recently, held in conjunction with the Quicken Loans National, 18 teens from The First Tee were selected to play in the pro-am team event at TPC Potomac at Avenel Farm. Each team is comprised of golfers from The First Tee grouped with a PGA TOUR player, a wounded veteran, a Special Olympics golfer a...

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SPECIAL OLYMPICS SUMMER GAMES

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Coach Rick Hengstenberg, our Special Olympics Chapter Coach, taught the athletes the fundamentals of golf, and helped them prepare for the summer games. Athletes from Special Olympics recently competed in the County Games at Fairwinds Golf Course in Fort Pierce. There are six skills, a short putt, l...

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LISA BEBOUT JOINS SOCIETY OF 1457

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At a recent Directors’ meeting, Chapter Director Lisa Bebout was recognized as our newest member of the Society of 1457 for remembering the Chapter in her estate planning. “We are so grateful for Lisa joining us as the fourth member of the Society of 1457,” said Andrew Hunt, Chapter President ...

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PROGRAM SPOTLIGHT: POLICE ATHLETIC LEAGUE OF FORT PIERCE

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PAL is a non-profit youth crime prevention program that utilizes educational, athletic and recreational activities to create trust and understanding between police officers in the community and our youth. Bringing youth together under the supervision of the Fort Pierce Police Department. PAL strives...

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SEACOAST BANK SUPPORTS OUR CHAPTER

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Seacoast Bank is passionate about providing an all new kind of Community Banking experience to their customers and their communities. Community focus is so engrained in who they are as a company that it’s even one of their four brand promises. Seacoast has recently made a generous donation to ...

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JOIN US FOR OUR ANNUAL GOLF TOURNAMENT

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A few spots remain for our annual tournament at the incredible Sailfish Point Golf Club, a Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course located on the ocean and inlet on Hutchinson Island. The tournament will feature a limited field to ensure a fast pace of play. Tuesday, October 16, 2018 12:00 noon registra...

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BACK TO SCHOOL AND BACK TO GOLF

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Exciting opportunities await your children and teens this fall. Our curriculum teaches The First Tee Nine Core Values™; using the game of golf as the vehicle. NEW! 9-Week Fall Programs start in September! Ages: Boys and Girls from 5-18 Please CLICK HERE for location, times and to sign up!...

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NEW PARTNERSHIP WITH SPECIAL OLYMPICS

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Our Chapter is pleased to announce our new and growing partnership with the Special Olympics in St. Lucie & Indian River Counties. Classes are underway at The Saints at Port St Lucie Golf Course, which is open to all athletes with physical or intellectual disabilities. This class will continue a...

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