Welcome to The First Tee of Canton

What We Do:

Our Mission: To impact the lives of young people by providing educational programs that build character, instill life-enhancing values and promote healthy choices through the game of golf.

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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 of Canton


Congratulations to the 56 participants who qualified for A/B Honor Roll during the Spring 2015 semester.
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Bertram Named Lifetime Coach of The First Tee

Named inaugural member
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Greens Improvement and Programming Grants Received

Thank you to these foundations for their support!
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The First Tee of Canton Receives Funds for Greens Improvement

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2015 Annual Campaign

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9 Reasons to Invest in The First Tee of Canton

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The First Tee of Canton Junior Tour

Stay tuned for more details on the 2016 tour dates.
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The First Tee and The Golf Channel

Celebrating The First Tee! This one hour special recently aired on The Golf Channel featuring The First Tee Campaign for 10 Million Young People and several of The First Tee programs that are making an impact!
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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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