Want to make a difference in the lives of young people? There are many ways you can support the mission of The First Tee and help us introduce the game of golf and its inherent values like honesty, respect, and confidence, to kids and teens.

The First Tee of Lake Erie is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization. We rely on donations from our growing community to keep providing youth development through the game of golf. All donations to our organization are tax deductible and receipts will be provided.

Monetary (Cash) Donations
If you would like to make a cash or monetary donation of any amount, please click here.

Equipment (In-Kind) Donations
If you would like to make a donation of golf or office equipment, please contact us at

We are always looking for caring adults that want to give their time to the youth of the community.  To sign up to volunteer, click here.

Amazon Smile
Amazon will contribute .5% of qualifying purchases to The First Tee of Lake Erie! Simply start your shopping at Amazon Smile is the same Amazon that you have always used. Same products, prices and services. Simply log on with your Amazon login and password and then you will be prompted to search for your charity of choice. Please type in “The First Tee of Lake Erie” and click select.

Kroger Community Rewards
Kroger Stores will donate a percentage of your total purchases to The First Tee of Lake Erie if you are enrolled in their Community Rewards Program with The First Tee of Lake Erie as your beneficiary. To enroll for the first time, visit and follow the instructions. The First Tee of Lake Erie’s reward code is AJ860.
There is no cost to you other than buying groceries for your family. Every time you swipe your Kroger card, The First Tee of Lake Erie earns money!