Veterans Spotlight – Robert Ketterer

Categories: Broward

Robert is a U.S. Navy veteran and has been playing golf and participating in our programs for 4 years. “I use the game of golf, and the First Tee Program, to meet veterans from across the country,” said Robert. “I’ve met interesting people and coaches through this program and...

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Veterans Golf Programs Continue To Thrive

Categories: Broward

Our Chapter, in partnership with United Way of Broward County’s MISSION UNITED and three of our local country clubs with a generous grant from the Mangurian Foundation are pleased to offer three 8-week golf coaching programs, open to all veterans, FREE of charge. PGA professionals and First Te...

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Corporate Spotlight – Steady Returns

Categories: Broward

Would you benefit from a long-term relationship with a financial professional you trust—one who clearly answers your questions, provides ongoing financial coaching & advice, and manages your investment portfolio so that you may enjoy your retirement years? “Over many years meeting with c...

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New Program With Life Developmental Center

Categories: Broward

First Tee Broward began a new 2021 golf program with the Life Developmental Center in Pembroke Pines. This special needs program will be conducted over nine consecutive weeks at the center. Nine athletes ages 25-42 will be introduced to the game of golf and the First Tee life skills program. First T...

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Congratulations To 2021 Chapter Award Winners

Categories: Broward

Sean Kicker – Coach of the Year Sean Kicker, PGA and Recognized First Tee Coach pioneered a First Tee program at Grand Palms Hotel – Spa and Golf Resort and now has over 90 participants registered, 4 First Tee Assistant Coaches, and 2 volunteers that help each week. As the Director of Go...

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Special Olympics New Program Partner

Categories: Broward

Our Chapter began a new 2021 golf program with Special Olympics Florida. We send a special thank you to Spirit Airlines and Chapter Director Laurie Villa in assisting with funding for this program. This new program will run 9 consecutive weeks on Saturdays at the Grand Palms Hotel-Spa & Golf Res...

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Golf Is A Social Distancing Sport – Register Now!

Categories: Broward

First Tee registration is open at multiple program locations in Broward County. Please visit our website to learn more about class days and times at the following locations: • Grand Palms Hotel-Spa & Golf Resort • Hollywood Beach Golf Club • Parkland Golf & Country Club • Pompano Bea...

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Veteran Spotlight – Scott Siegel

Categories: Broward

Scott Siegel is 64 years old and formerly served in the Air Force. He has been playing golf for 2 years but used to play weekly when he was younger. He has been a participant in our 8-week programs for about 2 years. “I was reintroduced to golf while at the Blind Rehab Center at …...

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