Pratt & Whitney Fund Vets Programs Via Honda Classic Grant

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Pratt & Whitney staff that included Mary Anne Cannon and Matthey Enochs visited the Finnegan Learning Center in Dyer Park during one of our daily veterans’ programs to meet the group and present a very generous program grant. Chapter veterans proudly accepted the check from the team from P...

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Three Chapter Students Selected For National Opportunities

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Billy heading to Pebble Beach! Congratulations to chapter ACE participant, Billy Reid, for being selected to the 2021 PURE Insurance Championship Impacting First Tee at Pebble Beach, the pinnacle experience of First Tee participation. An official PGA TOUR Champions event, the PURE Insurance Champion...

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A Few Weeks Remain For Summer Camps

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Weekly summer camps allow participants ages 6 to 18 to learn the First Tee life skills through the game of golf. Camps are offered at golf courses located throughout Palm Beach County. Please visit our website for locations and to register your children. Camp locations include: Finnegan Learning C...

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Ambassadors Tee It Up At Drive Shack

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Chapter Ambassadors held their first event of the post-COVID-19 calendar year at Drive Shack in West Palm Beach. This event was a great opportunity for current and potential members of the group to network and get to know one another while enjoying great food, drink and contests. The Ambassadors (fo...

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Chapter Mourns The Loss Of Dr. Pam Cunningham

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Our hearts go out to the family of Dr. Pamela Cunningham, a founding board member of our Chapter. She recently lost her nine-year battle with a rare form of salivary gland cancer. “Pam was a great board member for First Tee,” said Chapter Chairman Steve Rockoff. “She was a courageo...

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Harry Scores The Evans Caddie Scholarship!

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Four years ago, our Chapter was approached by John Hand, a member of Seminole Golf Club about starting up a caddie program for students. The goal was to introduce students to caddying to eventually apply for a full tuition and room and board Evans Scholarship from the Western Golf Association. Chapt...

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Frenchman’s Creek Hosts Club Drive

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Thank you, members and staff of Frenchman’s Creek, for the generous donation of golf bags and clubs from their end of season Club Drive to support our children and veterans. Frenchman’s Creek members support many local non-profits through their foundation and their Volunteer Match Progra...

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Fun Day For Students From Connections Education Center

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To mark the end of Autism Awareness/Acceptance Month, students at Connections Education Center participated in golf lessons with their post-COVID renewed partnership with our Chapter and Drive Shack. 50 students on the spectrum enjoyed learning more about the game of golf because Drive Shack’s...

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