FIRST TEE WINS THE CMAA 100-HOLE CHALLENGE

Categories: Broward

Our Chapter broke our previous record and raised $100,574.00 this year. Thank you to all our donors and players for this incredible support. 2021 new record statistics over the four days of playing: Total number of players: 63 Total number of donors: 954 Chapter Director Stan Schachne was the top fu...

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FALL VETS PROGRAMS IN FULL SWING

Categories: Broward

Our Fall veterans’ program in partnership with the United Way’s Mission United kicked off at Pompano Beach Golf Course and the Club at Weston Hills. 36 of our nation’s heroes are enjoying golf instruction and fellowship with Coaches Steve Voguit, Nick Cupper, TJ Ziol and Darrell We...

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CONNECT EVENT A HUGE SUCCESS

Categories: Broward

Due to the pandemic, for the first time in nearly two years, our Chapter conducted a CONNECT event at the PGA TOUR Superstore in Plantation earlier this month. “We had over one hundred people attend,” said Chapter President Dan Young. “It was fantastic to see everyone in person esp...

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BLOOM RETIRES, BUT STILL HANGING OUT WITH US

Categories: Broward

After a career in the golf industry that has spanned fifty years, Jack Bloomfield has recently retired as Director of Operations for our Chapter. Bloomfield, affectionally known as Bloom, has been with our Chapter since 2014. He has enjoyed an interesting career in the game spanning 50 years, starti...

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ANNUAL APPEAL TIME WITH MATCHING GRANT FROM CHARLES SCHWAB

Categories: Broward

Special thanks to our many donors this year. Your contributions have helped us grow our programming serving children and veterans. Our last fundraising campaign of the year is our Annual Appeal. There is a new wrinkle this year with a matching grant. Charles R. Schwab has committed transformational ...

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NEW PARTNERSHIP WITH THE MIAMI DOLPHINS

Categories: Broward, Palm Beaches

We are delighted to announce a new partnership for our supporting South Florida country clubs and companies that will benefit our children and veterans with free tickets to a Dolphins game. The Miami Dolphins are teaming up with some of the top local country clubs for the First Annual Pars and Pigsk...

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CONNECT EVENTS ARE BACK

Categories: Broward

Join us at the PGA TOUR Superstore in Plantation on November 9th from 5:30pm to 7:30pm for fun contests and to learn more about the children and veterans that we serve. Hors d’oeuvres and beverages will be provided. Please scan the QR code to RSVP. Sponsorships are available. Please visit our ...

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100-HOLE CHALLENGE SETS NEW RECORD

Categories: Broward

Our chapter recently completed our fourth and final day of the 2021 100-Hole Challenge. Special thanks to the Country Club of Coral Springs and Director of Golf/General Manager Bill Friesing for donating the course and for their continued support. 2021 new record statistics over the four days of pla...

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ANNOUNCING NEW STAFF MEMBERS

Categories: Broward

Please join us in welcoming our new Director of Operations- Sean Kicker, PGA and our new Manager of Operations- Janelle Johnson. Sean is a PGA Professional, a Broward County mainstay and a First Tee Coach of our largest program in the county. Below are a few of his accomplishments: -2020 First Tee o...

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CROCKETT FOUNDATION PROGRAM PARTNER

Categories: Broward

Three programs recently began with 33 middle school children from Margate, Pompano and North Lauderdale participating in a nine-week First Tee session. The programs are generously hosted by The Bridges at Springrtree Golf Club and Pompano Beach Golf Course. Coaches Darrell Welker, Jairo Hernandez, J...

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