Our New Address – Thank You Swenson!

Categories: 2021, Newsletter

FTSV moved at the end of April thanks to a very generous donation from Swenson for our Operations office. We are now in a larger space with more storage. Our good friends at Moreno & Associates cleaned the space and even moved us as a gift to FTSV. Also, the location is centrally-located along H...

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Emotional Wellness – Connecting Mind and Body

Categories: 2021, Newsletter

Have you ever felt in control or in the zone? In sports, music, work, or school we all experience a time where our mind and muscles are in sync. Many athletes tell stories of when they felt in complete control and performing becomes effortless. The stories include feeling a mixture of calmness, posi...

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PGATSS Awards FTSV $25K Teen Innovation and Retention Grant

Categories: 2021, Newsletter

First Tee – Silicon was one of 10 chapters selected for an exciting new grant. The Teen Innovation and Retention Grant will help First Tee chapters in PGA TOUR Superstore markets focus on the retention during the critical teenage years. First Tee is thankful for the support of PGA TOUR Superstore ...

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Coach Joe’s Passion and Energy is Contagious

Categories: 2021, Newsletter

Joe is a staple of our organization and a true role model for our participants. He is one our Program Coordinators and excels in his many roles. He creates online resources, tracks and provides coaching and guidance for our community program working with our 20 outreach school partners.  He collabo...

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Register to Play or Sponsor the Open

Categories: 2021, Newsletter

First Tee – Silicon Valley is excited to announce the return of the Open Scramble Golf Tournament on Friday, June 11th at Cinnabar Hills Golf Club with a 12pm Shotgun. Registration for foursomes, twosomes and sponsors is available now. The Open is our largest fundraiser tournament so we are please...

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Showing up for Others

Categories: 2021, Newsletter

How do you approach helping others? How do you know when others want or need help? What does it mean to be a leader? These are all questions that the participants get asked through their time in First Tee – Silicon Valley. As participants progress through the program, they learn lessons which rein...

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Hooray for Caddy Club Supporters!

Categories: 2021, Newsletter

Caddy Club Members are essential to creating a sense of community support to further the mission of FTSV. Here’s a big shout out to the 230 individuals supporting us as monthly or one-time donors in our 2021 Caddy Club Donor Appreciation Program. One of the benefits of membership is the Caddy Club...

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