Welcome to The First Tee of Nashville

What We Do:

OUR MISSION
To positively impact the lives of Nashvilles youth by developing their assets through the life skills experience and the core values 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 Nashville

2015 Spring Registration

Spring registration for current members who are on the A/B Honor Roll and Girls Golf participants begins on Monday February 16, 2015.

Open registration for all other participants for Spring 2015 begins February 23, 2015.
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2015 Summer Registration

Good Afternoon! The Summer schedule for The First Tee of Middle Tennessee is available to view online. Similar to last year, each life skills level will be offered in a weekly class instead of a eight week span. To view the schedule, you can click on the tab "Our Programs", then on the tab labeled "Program Schedule" Registration for Summer classes at The First Tee of Middle Tennessee will begin May 27th through June the 10th. Classes will be at The VinnyLinks (2009 Sevier Street Nashville, TN 37206) and are $50.00 a session. If you have a question regarding our Summer session, contact Joshua McDade via email (jmcdade@thefirstteenashville.org) or (615) 880-1720.
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The First Tee Scholars Class of 2014

Congratulations to Charlie Keith and Darcy Phinney for their selection to The First Tee Scholars class of 2014.
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2014 Fall Festival of Homes

$46,022.24 check from The Grove, presented to The First Tee of Nashville at the Golf House Tennessee.
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2015 Girls Golf

There is still time to sign-up for Girls Golf! Click below to learn more and see dates for 2015!! The registration link is also there.
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Course Opens

VinnyLinks Golf Course will open on Monday March 16th. Information about green fees, range balls, and other golf related matters will be available soon!!
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Fisk Signees 2014

Fisk University to field all First Tee team for new men's golf program. Three First Tee of Nashville alumni signed with Fisk University's inaugural golf team. Two signees from The First Tee of East Lake, in Atlanta, GA.
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Nine Core Values Award Luncheon

Our 2013 Nine Core Values Awards Luncheon is scheduled for Saturday December 7th from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm at East Park Community Center. All participants are invited. Please RSVP.
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Playing College Golf

Two of The First Tee of Nashville girls move on to play college golf.
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Road to Success Dinner and Scholarship Awards

The road to success leads through college. The Ace Scholarship awards help pave that road.
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2013 Year End Newsletter

2014 Year End Newsletter
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Office Hours

The First Tee of Nashville office hours for February will be Tuesday through Saturday 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. On Saturdays, our staff are handling events and classes and will respond to all messages on Tuesday.
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Campaign for 10 Million Young People

Tee It Up for The First Tee. Locally, Bluegrass Golf and Country Club is supporting a nationwide initiative in the Campaign for 10 Million Young People.
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Become A Fan Of Us on Facebook and Twitter

Our fans are able to get regular updates on The First Tee, see photos, and become friends with other The First Tee participants.
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The VinnyLinks Weather - Shelby Park

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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