Welcome to The First Tee of Western New York
To encourage and inspire positive values and healthy choices in the next generation of Western New Yorkers through the experience of golf.
What’s new at The First Tee of Western New York
SPRING IT ON!
"Try It" Classes @ Paddock Golf Dome
TFTWNY Collaborates with Partners on Buffalo's East Side to Serve At-Risk Youth
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2014/15 United Way Donor Choice
Chapter NewsWestern New York's Program Director Patty Jordan-Smith leads National Coach Training in Connecticut » Sibick has great showing at Nature Valley First Tee Open »
Home Office NewsNature Valley First Tee Open at Pebble Beach Brings 81 Teenagers an Opportunity of a Lifetime » Golf Industry Enters New Era of Collaboration » American Society of Golf Course Architects Foundation Awards Scholarships »
A Program that Works
In a past independent research study of The First Tee, 73% of young people at participating chapters reported high confidence in their ability to do well academically and 52% credited the program for their ability to appreciate diversity.Read More »
The First Tee believes young people in our community are our future leaders. Our programs impact youth and expose them to core values like respect, integrity and perseverance.Join Our Program »
How We Help
One-third of young people say they lack adult role models. The First Tee provides quality youth programs that include adult mentors and safe places.About Us »