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Purpose of The First Tee of Greater Trenton

The First Tee of Greater Trenton- a Golf Program with a Mission!

As participants of our Program(s) your child will learn the four fundamental golf shots – driving, putting, chipping and pitching that charts your child’s progress and enables them to gauge their success and achievements.

More importantly, The First Tee curriculum introduces relevant values and life skills that are essential to becoming a better golfer and moreover a better person.

Golf etiquette, goal setting, communication and, perseverance are just some of the skills your child will develop as they progress through our program

At The First Tee of Greater Trenton- We strive to EDUCATE-ENRICH and EMPOWER all our participants….

EDUCATE ~ Our participant’s progress through a structured curriculum teaching them important skills to help them in their lives on and off the golf course.

ENRICH ~ Through advanced classes, mentoring programs and special events, The First Tee provide participants with great opportunities to which they would otherwise not have access.

EMPOWER ~ The First Tee gives young people from our program guidance and the tools they need to succeed, benefiting each individual and the broader community.

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Purpose of The First Tee of Greater Trenton

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General Objectives

The general objectives of The First Tee of Greater Trenton include:

  • To promote the game of golf as a sport with inherent values that can positively affect other aspects on an individual’s life.
  • To introduce the Life Skills Experience to an increasing number of underserved young people.
  • To create a fun and engaging environment where young people will have an opportunity to learn and play golf and develop life skills.
  • To establish an after-school program (scholastic assistance) program.
  • To provide golf equipment to all program participants.
  • To further develop the corporate and student mentor program.
  • To further develop the community service/work program for participants.
  • To provide college/career guidance for participants and their families.
  • To establish a college scholarship fund for dedicated participants.
  • To increase the network of affiliate locations at which local youth can more easily access and afford golfing privileges.