Welcome to The First Tee Orange County

What We Do:

The First Tee of Orange County provides young people with character-building and life skills lessons using golf as the platform. Through The First Tee, young people discover how skills essential to success on a golf course can also help them flourish in life.

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We are more than a sports program
Nine Core ValuesTM Honesty
Nine Core ValuesTM Integrity
Nine Core ValuesTM Sportsmanship
Nine Core ValuesTM Respect
Nine Core ValuesTM Confidence
Nine Core ValuesTM Responsibility
Nine Core ValuesTM Perseverance
Nine Core ValuesTM Courtesy
Nine Core ValuesTM Judgment

What’s new at The First Tee Orange County

A Year-end Donation

You can make a difference today that will last a lifetime.

If you make a donation to The First Tee of Orange County before December 31, your gift will be multiplied through a special matching grant from Johnson & Johnson! 

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2015 Winter Session Online Registration - Now Open!

New participants to The First Tee of Orange County can enroll now for Winter Session online. Current participants will receive special instructions from Coach Teal for continued enrollment. The 2015 Winter Session will start Monday, January 26 and conclude on Saturday, March 28.
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FREE Junior Golf Fun Fest at Roger Dunn Golf Shops - January 10, 2015

Save-The-Date for a special Junior Golf event at the Roger Dunn Golf Shops Superstore in Santa Ana. More information to come soon!

Volunteer Coaches Needed

As our programs grow, more Volunteer Coaches are needed. Help us make a difference in the lives of kids and teens. Become a Volunteer Coach today!
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The First Tee of Orange County Makes An Impact in its First Year

We have had an awesome first year of programming - serving more than 300 kids at our Anaheim facility and impacting more than 1,100 through our outreach efforts. Read the Southland Golf Magazine article that highlights our accomplishments and our goals for the future.
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A Program that Works

Research Validates

In a past independent research study of The First Tee, 73% of young people at participating chapters reported high confidence in their ability to do well academically and 52% credited the program for their ability to appreciate diversity.

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Our Impact

The First Tee believes young people in our community are our future leaders. Our programs impact youth and expose them to core values like respect, integrity and perseverance.

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How We Help

One-third of young people say they lack adult role models. The First Tee provides quality youth programs that include adult mentors and safe places.

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