Summer Classes Resume

Categories: 2020, Newsletter

TFTSV is excited to deliver our Summer program and are thankful for the support and commitment of our participants, parents/guardians, and donors. Thanks to them, we have 375 participants registered for the Summer, and are able to deliver classes. The first 3 weeks in June will be optional, online Z...

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Alumni Returning as Coaches

Categories: 2020, Newsletter

This summer we are fortunate to have 5 TFTSV alumni returning as coaches – Sapna Desai, Gracie Lacy, Andres Herrera, Noah Covarrubias, and Erica Lam. All alumni progressed to our top Ace level and have 7 or more years associated with our chapter. They are in a unique position to lead by exampl...

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New Core Lesson Video Resources

Categories: 2020, Newsletter

During the County SIP order our staff created short core lesson videos for participants and families and instructional training videos for our coaches. The core lesson videos are intended to be a guide for families to reinforce the core life lessons in your everyday lives. Two of our video stars are...

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Statement regarding events surrounding the death of George Floyd

Categories: 2020, Newsletter

We are disheartened and upset at the events surrounding the death of George Floyd. The First Tee of Silicon Valley strongly condemns racism and discrimination and believes there is no place in this world for hate and prejudice. Appreciating diversity, respect, integrity, active listening, and empath...

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Our High School Graduates!

Categories: 2020, Newsletter

The First Tee of Silicon Valley would like to wish our 2020 class a big congratulations on their high school graduation! We are proud of who they are, and what they have accomplished in and out of the classroom. They have been involved with TFTSV between 4-11 years, excelling as participants, and gi...

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Letter – From TFTSV’s President & CEO

Categories: 2020, Newsletter

On behalf of TFTSV’s core staff and board, we hope that you and yours are well. TFTSV’s core staff is doing well, engaged, and productive. “Dealing with Challenges” and “Playing with Perseverance” are two of TFTSV’s 27 core lessons that are very relevant during this season of shelterin...

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Rishi & Ralph National Spotlight Feature

Categories: 2020, Newsletter

The First Tee home office has selected two of our seniors, Rishi Ajjarapu and Ralph Kho, to highlight nationally. They will be featured in a national spotlight for their local and chapter contributions. Rishi Ajjarapu joined our chapter in 2012. He successfully made it to our top Ace level, and move...

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Summer Registration Opens May 13th

Categories: 2020, Newsletter

Registration for our 2020 Summer classes opens Wednesday, May 13th for all participants 2nd grade and up. For our class flyer and scheduled classes, please click here. Classes are held once a week (same day each week) over a 9-week period beginning June 9th and ending August 8th (no class 6/30 – 7...

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Become a TFTSV Volunteer Coach

Categories: 2020, Newsletter

TFTSV is looking for dedicated individuals interested in helping mentor youth in our programs. Volunteers must have a positive approach and a drive to make a difference in the lives of program participants. This is a great opportunity to meet and work together with like-minded coaches, positively im...

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Staying Connected to Participants

Categories: 2020, Newsletter

As we look back over the last month and a half, we want to express our gratitude for your ongoing support and commitment to maintain a sense of community through our various activities. We loved seeing our participants’ build their own mini golf course, post about who is on their go-to team, build...

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