Welcome to The First Tee of Los Angeles

What We Do:

The mission of The First Tee of Los Angeles is 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, especially those from low to moderate income households.

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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 Los Angeles

Design The First Tee of Los Angeles 2014 Holiday Card

Thank you to everyone who submitted an entry to our Holiday Card design contest, it's going to be hard to pick a winner! Click to see all the entries.
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Winter 2015 Classes Now Forming

Registration for our Fall Session is closed, but you can now register for Winter 2015! The 8-week session begins at all of our courses the week of January 12 and will conclude the week of March 9. Register today!
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Ambassador Mixer Event

Thanks to everyone who attended our first Ambassadors Society mixer evening at Urban Golf Performance in West Los Angeles. Everyone had a fun time using the state-of-the-art club fitting technology.
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Kenny Lofton

Six-time Major League Baseball All-Star and 4-time Gold Glove winner, Kenny Lofton, has become and Honorary Ambassador of The First Tee of Los Angeles.
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The First Tee of Los Angeles Adult-Junior Holiday Golf Outing

The First Tee of Los Angeles' Adult-Junior Golf Outing was a success! Thank you to everyone who attended and we hope to see you next time!
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The First Tee of Los Angeles Junior Medal Program

The First Tee of Los Angeles is delighted to announce Tom & Vickey Debrowski have generously stepped up to sponsor the 2015 Junior Medal Program. Thank you for your support!
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The Helmstetter Family Foundation

Thank you to the Helmstetter Family Foundation for their generous gift to our program!
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Northern Trust Open Junior Course Reporters

The First Tee of Los Angeles is now accepting applications to become Junior Course Reporters for the 2015 Northern Trust Open at Riviera Country Club!
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Tickets FORE Charity

Support The First Tee of Los Angeles by purchasing your 2015 Northern Trust Open tickets through "Tickets FORE Chartiy". 80% of the total sales revenue will be donated to The First Tee of Los Angeles!
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The 9 & Wine Ladies Golf Outing

Thank you to our special event partners and everyone who attended our Inaugural 9 & Wine Ladies Golf Outing. We hope to see you all again next year as we continue to grow this wonderful event.
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Ambassadors Society

The Ambassadors Society is a group of professionals in the Los Angeles area that are committed to supporting The First Tee of Los Angeles and furthering our mission.
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A Program that Works

A Program That Works

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 fort 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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