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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Chapter Students Play In The 12th Annual Raymond Floyd Open

Categories: Palm Beaches

Our Chapter has enjoyed a very long and continually growing partnership with the Palm Beach Par 3 Golf Course. Each year, the Par 3 Foundation funds three weeks of summer camps for our students at the course. These funds are raised each year at the Raymond Floyd Open. Our Chapter sends a team each y...

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Chapter Wins Outstanding FYCCN Partner

Categories: Palm Beaches

First Tee – Palm Beaches was awarded the Regional Florida Youth Conservation Centers Network (FYCCN) 2021 Outstanding Partner Grand Prize Winner! Florida Wildlife Commission Commissioner Gary Nicklaus contacted our Chapter to propose a golf and fishing pilot program. As a professional golfer a...

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Congratulations To 2021 Chapter Award Winners

Categories: Palm Beaches

Zack Anderton – Coach of the YearZack has been a First Tee Coach for 4 years and runs multiple classes during the week at Dyer Park. Zack is a graduate of Keiser University and currently in the PGA program. In a challenging year, Zack persevered and safely delivered many First Tee programs to ...

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Golf Is A Social Distancing Sport – Register Now!

Categories: Palm Beaches

First Tee registration is open at multiple program locations in Palm Beach County. Summer camps are now being listed! Please visit our website to learn more about class days and times at the following locations: • Michael B. Finnegan Learning Center- Dyer Park • John Prince Golf Learning Cente...

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Chapter Supporters Play The Sunday Honda Classic Pins

Categories: Palm Beaches

For the last 12 years, our Chapter has conducted the Monday after The Honda Invitational. Our donors, supporters and students play the Sunday pins from the PGA TOUR event. A few crazy people even played the pro tees! “The course was in fantastic condition and the greens were lightning fast,...

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Honda Classic Renames Media Center For Tim Rosaforte

Categories: Palm Beaches

Tim Rosaforte has been covering The Honda Classic for more than three decades, first as a newspaper writer for the Sun Sentinel and Palm Beach Post, then as a writer for Sports Illustrated and Golf World and lastly as a broadcaster for NBC and the Golf Channel. The Honda Classic announced Monday tha...

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Kamaiu Johnson Shares Advice With Chapter Students

Categories: Palm Beaches

Due to COVID, we were not able to host our Tuesday Junior Clinic this year. Instead, Kamaiu Johnson agreed to host the students on a video call. Kamaiu became a professional golfer because of the support and mentoring he has received from many generous individuals in the game. (Read more about Kamai...

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