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

2015 Pro-Am Golf Tournament - August 31

The annual Pro-Am Golf Tournament to benefit The First Tee of Orange County is moving to beautiful Coto de Caza this year.  With sell out attendance our first two years, we moved our Pro-Am to a 36-hole facility to accommodate more golfers and ensure a faster pace of play.


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Register for Summer 2015 Session!

Online registration is now open for our Summer Session! Camps and classes will run from June 22 to August 23, 2015. We provide all equipment. Sibling discounts available. Scholarships available based on need.
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The First Tee of Orange County featured in Southland Golf Magazine

Read about our partnership with the Blind Children's Learning Center in the Editor's Notes of the May 2015 issue of Southland Golf Magazine.
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San Juan Hills Men and Women’s Golf Association Fundraiser – May 13, 2015

Thank you to all who participated in this event at beautiful San Juan Hills Golf Club.  It was a great day for golf! We are grateful to the San Juan Hills Men’s Club and Women’s Golf Association for hosting this event for the fourth year.  

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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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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 Promotional Video

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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