Welcome to The First Tee of Lake Erie

What We Do:

To impact the lives of young people in Northwest Ohio and Southeast Michigan by providing learning facilities and educational programs that promote character development and life-enhancing values 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 Lake Erie

3rd Annual Memorial Day Exhibition

This Memorial Day young PGA Tour Player, Zac Blair, provided a clinic for over 200 Toledo residents and youth. Along with the clinic and exhibition Inverness Club, ProMedica Health Systems, and The First Tee of Lake Erie announced a new state of the art youth development center.
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Register Now!

Summer Program Registration for all 9 locations is now open!
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It's more than a game

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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