Welcome to The First Tee of Omaha

What We Do:

To impact the lives of young people around the metroplex by creating affordable and accessible golf facilities to primarily serve those who have not previously had exposure to the game and its positive values.

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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 Omaha

"Male / Female Participants of the Year" receive awards!

"Participants of the Year" received awards at a brief ceremony held at Shoreline GC on September 26. Immediately following the Steve Hogan Memorial Golf event, both male and female award recipients were announced. Congratulations to this year's award recipients: Tanner Muhlecke / Elyse Saxton (North Omaha), Andrew Feller / Grace Heinert (South Omaha) and Michael Faulkner Jr. / Katie Nichols (West Omaha). Award winners are pictured here along with Lead Coach, Burrell Williams and Executive Director, Joel Kock.

Steve Hogan Memorial Golf Event - a successful fund raiser for the chapter!

The 5th Annual Steve Hogan Memorial Golf Event was held at Shoreline Golf Course on Friday, September 26. Thanks to a full field of golf participants and other donations received for the event, over $20,000 was raised for the Hogan's Junior Golf Heroes Foundation - The First Tee of Omaha. All proceeds will be used to support and enhance the Golf and Life Skills youth development programming that is carried out at golf course facilities, in schools, and in partnership with other youth service providers.

"Volunteer of the Year" Announced - Congrats Coach Grant!

Each year, our chapter acknowledges the dedication and effort put forth by our entire volunteer team by awarding a "Volunteer of the Year." Congratulations to Coach Grant, the recipient of this year's honor. Grant displayed exceptional commitment to our programming at Westwood Heights GC and sincerely enjoyed working with all of the participating youth.

Bank Of The West Foursome Wins Team Scramble Event!

Congratulations to the team representing Bank of the West at the Steve Hogan Memorial Golf event! A team scramble score of 56 vaulted the group into the winner's circle. Members of the winning team are pictured here: Brandon Burns, Ken Bruntz, Brian Bartling and Marc Woodle.

Thank You Volunteers!!!

Special thanks to the many volunteers and coaches who helped to re-launch our summer program at multiple programming sites. We could not have done this without your help! THANK YOU for all the efforts!

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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