The First Tee of San Juan County, NM, is an organization that offers a structured, character-based program. Using the game of golf as a vehicle The First Tee strives to develop social, academic and physical skills in order to mold today’s youth into tomorrow’s leaders.
Locally, The First Tee provides participants the opportunity to develop life skills and learn the importance of Nine Core Values. What makes this program effective in building positive character traits is The First Tee Life Skills Experience. Through this experience, participants learn to apply life skills and transfer the positive values of golf to everyday life.
Whether it be through the in-school or summer programming, The First Tee staff and mentors are focused on empowering youth throughout the community and making a difference in young lives. Overall, The First Tee of San Juan County is having a positive impact on participants, their families and their communities.