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Birdies For Bucks
First Tee of the Tri-Cities

The First Tee teaches life skills and character education to young people through the game of golf. It has reached 9 million young people since its inception in 1997. …Read More

Birdies For Bucks
Niswonger Childrens Hospital

We believe that seeing a kite lift from the ground and flutter in the breeze is a sign of hope and healing. The children and teens we serve at Niswonger Children’s Hospital are the future of this region. …Read More

Birdies For Bucks
Birdies For Bucks

How you can help: Make a pledge to a player for birdies or make a general donation.  Players will complete 90 holes and all proceeds will benefit The First Tee of Tri-Cities.


At Warriors Path Golf Course, Kingsport, Tennessee

Players secure pledges for each birdie they make during the marathon • Commitment Expectations: Play 90 holes in one day and make some birdies! • Tee Gift • Food and drink supplied throughout the day • The funds raised will support: Scholarships and teaching aids, Training and equipment, Accessibility to golf courses, Affordability of program costs, In-school programs


Cody Weems

Cody Weems
Cody Weems

PGA Director, Tennessee Golf Foundation …Donate

Adam Dean

Adam Dean
Adam Dean

Program Director, The First Tee Tri-Cities. Level III Coach

Donate

Bruce Bowen

Bruce Bowen
Bruce Bowen

Head Professional, The Olde Farm …Donate


PJ. Johnson

PJ. Johnson
PJ Johnson

WCYB …Donate

Chris Woods

Chris Woods
Chris Woods

Assistant Professional, Cattails Coach, The First Tee of Tri-Cities …Donate

Mike Hammontree

Mike Hammontree
Mike Hammontree

Director, Niswonger Children’s Hospital Classic …Donate


Rusty Jones

Rusty Jones
Rusty Jones

Head Professional, Cattails @ MeadowView …Donate

Patty Eiselstein

Patty Eiselstein
Patty Eiselstein

Golf Instructor/First Tee Coach …Donate

Jenny Brock

Jenny Brock
Jenny Brock

Commissioner, Johnson City. The First Tee Level III Head Coach. …Donate


Mark Houser

Mark Houser
Mark Houser

Donate

Jake Cumbo

Jake Cumbo
Jake Cumbo

Donate

Kevin Young

Kevin Young
Kevin Young

Tricities First Tee Level 1 Coach …Donate


Pat Kenney

Pat Kenney
Pat Kenney

Kingsport Times News …Donate

Jackson Skeen

Jackson Skeen
Jackson Skeen

Donate

David Tally

David Tally
David Tally

Northwestern Mutual, Financial Advisor …Donate

Mary Dave Blackman

Mary Dave Blackman
Mary Dave Blackman

Donate

Jeremy Beachner

Jeremy Beachner
Jeremy Beachner

Assistant Golf Professional, JCCC …Donate

Sharon Squibb

Sharon Squibb
Sharon Squibb

Teacher, University School …Donate

Janna Scarborough

Janna Scarborough
Janna Scarborough

Professor, ETSU …Donate

Andy Armbrister

Andy Armbrister
Andy Armbrister

Armbrister Dental …Donate

Becky & Abigail Delaney

Becky & Abigail Delaney
Becky & Abigail Delaney

Donate

David Tedder

David Tedder
David Tedder

Northwestern Mutual …Donate

Greyson Janeway

Greyson Janeway
Greyson Janeway

Northwestern Mutual …Donate

Craig Copeland

Craig Copeland
Craig Copeland

Northwestern Mutual …Donate

Larry Jenkins

Larry Jenkins
Larry Jenkins

Club House Manager, Andrew Johnson GC, The First Tee Level I Coach …Donate

Casey Goetz

Casey Goetz
Casey Goetz

WCYB …Donate

Joe Avento

Joe Avento
Joe Avento

Johnson City Press …Donate

Sam Adams

Sam Adams
Sam Adams

PGA Professional at Red Tail Mtn. Golf Course …Donate

Nathan Graybeal

Nathan Graybeal
Nathan Graybeal

Assistant Golf Professional at Red Tail Mtn. Golf Course …Donate

Kenny Hawkins

Kenny Hawkins
Kenny Hawkins

WJHL …Donate

Mark Side

Mark Side
Mark Side

Golf Instructor, The Virginian Golf Academy …Donate

Caleb Leonard

Caleb Leonard
Caleb Leonard

The First Tee Eagle Level …Donate

Bo Young

Bo Young
Bo Young

Donate


Vicki Falin

Vicki Falin
Vicki Falin

Donate

Karen Manis

Karen Manis
Karen Manis

Donate

Chris McIntosh

Chris McIntosh
Chris McIntosh

Donate

About The First Tee of Tri-Cities

From birdies to triple bogeys, golf closely parallels real life as players experience the highs and lows of the game. The First Tee helps shape the lives of kids and teens from all walks of life by introducing them to values inherent in the game of golf. Values like integrity, respect and perseverance. You can find The First Tee junior golf and life skills programs on golf courses, in elementary schools and at other youth development organizations.”

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.

The First Tee of Tri-Cities was introduced by the Tennessee Golf Foundation in 2007.  Since its inception in 1991, the TGF mission has been to promote golf in Tennessee through activities that positively impact youth and families, provide accessibility, instill core values, and foster camaraderie while creating enduring memories.  The First Tee of Tri-Cities will execute that message by giving young people of all backgrounds an opportunity to develop, through golf and character education, life-enhancing values such as honesty, integrity and sportsmanship.

The First Tee of Tri-Cities operates at eight facilities in the Tri-Cities area:  
Cattails at Meadowview - Kingsport, TN
Pine Oaks GC - Johnson City, TN
Steele Creek GC - Bristol, TN
Elizabethon Golf Course  - Elizabethton, TN
Andrew Johnson - Greenville, TN 
Clear Creek GC - Bristol, VA
Blackthorn GC - Jonesborough, TN
Warrior's Path GC - Kingsport, TN
Tri-Cities GC - Blountville, TN
To learn more visit www.TheFirstTeeTriCities.org & www.TheFirstTee.com


About Niswonger Childrens Hospital

“Children are not small adults. Because children are growing and developing, children’s health care needs are constantly changing. They need health care that is tailored to their unique needs, involves their parents from start to finish, and is provided in places designed to be kid-sized and child friendly. That’s why the children of Southern Appalachia need Niswonger Children’s Hospital. Niswonger Children’s Hospital, is designed to provide for the unique needs of children, and combines compassionate, personalized care with state-of-the-art technology. Niswonger Children’s Hospital is dedicated to ensuring that every child has access to high-quality, cost-effective health care services.”


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