Welcome to The First Tee of Greater Houston

What We Do

The First Tee of Greater Houston is dedicated to impacting the lives of young people in the Greater Houston area by providing learning facilities and educational programs that build character, instill life-enhancing values and promote healthy choices through the game of golf.

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Nine Core ValuesTM Honesty
Nine Core ValuesTM Integrity
Nine Core ValuesTM Sportsmanship
Nine Core ValuesTM Respect
Nine Core ValuesTM Confidence
Nine Core ValuesTM Responsibility
Nine Core ValuesTM Perseverance
Nine Core ValuesTM Courtesy
Nine Core ValuesTM Judgment

What’s new at The First Tee of Greater Houston

Inaugural Julian Espitia Memorial Golf Tournament - presented by The Knights of Columbus

Don't miss your chance to support The First Tee of Greater Houston and the Knights of Columbus Charity Program! The Inaugural Julian Espitia Memorial Golf Tournament will take place on Tuesday, September 30, 2014 at Gus Wortham golf course. CLICK HERE for tournament rules and information. CLICK HERE to register!

Ladies of Golf Tournament to benefit FM Law Park

On Saturday, October 18th, 2014 join the Ladies of Golf and make an impact at the FM Law Park location! This event will feature a shot-gun, Scramble format and a beginner's clinic for all those new to the game. CLICK HERE for more information on this exciting event.

Events at The Shell Houston Open

Check out events from this year's Shell Houston Open! Click on the event titles for pictures and results. 2014 Shell The First Tee Challenge and 2014 Champion's Challenge

SHO Junior Course Reporters

Follow our The First Tee Junior Course Reporters as they go behind the scenes at The Shell Houston Open! CLICK HERE to read their blogs.

A Program that Works

Research Validates

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 fort their ability to appreciate diversity.

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Our Impact

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.

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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.

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