CONNECT EVENTS ARE BACK

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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

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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

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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

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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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FALL TOURNEY AT ROYAL PALM

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Chapter supporters and students had a fantastic day at Royal Palm Yacht & Country Club at our annual Fall Golf Tournament. Our day featured delicious food, a wonderful golf course and inspirational speeches from chapter students and veterans. The team of Michael Deno, Ed Kilo, Mark Wykle and Nic...

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BACK TO SCHOOL = BACK TO FALL PROGRAMS

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Fall programs are up and running. Golf is the sport of business and the sport of a lifetime! Register now. Broward County program locations include: Grand Palms Hotel-Spa & Golf Resort Hollywood Beach Golf Club Parkland Golf & Country Club PGA TOUR Superstore – Plantation Pompano Beach Gol...

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VETERAN SPOTLIGHT – KEVIN SUTTON

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Kevin Sutton is 73 and retired from the Army. He has been playing golf for 15 years and involved with our program for over 2 years. “After returning from Vietnam and joining the NYPD, for many years I had never set foot on a golf course,” said Kevin. “I have enjoyed playing now tha...

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PARTICIPANT SPOTLIGHT – HANNAH CHANG

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Hannah is 12 years old and a straight A student. She participates in the First Tee Life Skills Experience at The Bridges at Springtree. “I have had a very positive experience with First Tee over the past 10 months.” Hannah commented. “I have worked with Coach Sue, Coach Stefan, and...

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JULY AMBASSADOR MEETING

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Chapter Ambassadors recently held their summer meeting at PGA Tour Superstore in Broward. The Ambassadors support us through fundraising, volunteer efforts, and by broadening awareness of our mission and programs in Broward County. The group held a putting contest at the end of the meeting, which wa...

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100 – HOLE CHALLENGE BREAKING RECORDS IN 2021

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Day 1 consisted of 9 players completing 100 holes at The Club at Weston Hills in 95-degree heat, no rain or storms! Special thank you to Director of Golf Jon Banas and the staff. Day 2 featured 16 players at Lago Mar Country Club. Weather was threatening but tropical storm Fred decided to support ou...

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