Welcome to The First Tee of Yakima

What We Do

The mission statement of The First Tee of Yakima is "to impact the lives of young people in the Yakima Valley by providing 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 Yakima

Two Yakima Golfers to Play Pebble Beach!

Two of The First Tee of Yakima's finest golfers headed to Pebble Beach!
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2016 Fall Program Registration!

Registration is open for Summer 2016...
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Fall Registration 2016

Time to register for after school Fall classes!
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Tee Up 4 Kids Tournament

After years of trying to combine a fundraising tournament with an appreciating day for families and volunteers, The First Tee of Yakima is pleased to announce a traditional 18 hole tournament followed by the Fifth Annual Ball Drop!
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Make a difference in a child’s life…
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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 for 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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