Welcome to The First Tee of Omaha

What We Do:

Our mission is to impact the lives of young people 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 Omaha

Steve Hogan Memorial Golf Fundraiser Successful!

The 6th Annual Steve Hogan Memorial Golf outing  was held at Shoreline Golf Course on Friday, September 25.  Sponsors, golf participants and event donors raised over $20,000 again for the Hogan's Junior Golf Heroes Foundation - The First Tee of Omaha.   All proceeds from the event will be used to support and enhance the Golf and Life Skills youth development programming that is carried out at area golf course facilities, in schools, and in partnership with other youth service providers.  Thank you to all who supported our event!

2015 Participant of the Year Awards Presented!

Hogan's Junior Golf Heroes - The First Tee of Omaha recently recognized male and female "Participant's of the Year" for all programming sites.  For the Steve Hogan Golf Course programming site, Maya Northcutt was named Female Participant of the Year and Ramel Woodard earned Male Participant of the Year honors. For the Spring Lake Golf Course programming site, Stevie Marie Foran was named Female Participant of the Year and Liam Foran earned Male Participant of the Year honors.  For the Westwood Heights Golf Course programming site, Abigail Ridout was named Female Participant of the Year and Michael Faulkner, Jr. earned Male Participant of the Year honors.  Participants were presented their awards during the reception that followed the Steve Hogan Memorial Golf event held in late September. Congratulations to this year's winners and all of the kids who participated this past season!

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

Each year, our chapter acknowledges the dedication and effort put forth by our entire volunteer team by recognizing a "Volunteer of the Year."   Congratulations to Coach David G., the recipient of this year's honor.   David displayed exceptional commitment to our south Omaha programming at Spring Lake GC and sincerely enjoyed working with all of the participating youth.  Nice work David!  

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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