About Us

We are so proud to be given the opportunity to bring First Tee to Tallahassee. Our main focus will be Leon, Gadsden, and Jefferson counties. While using golf as our platform, we enable kids to build the strength of character that empowers them.

Mission Statement

To impact the lives of young people in Leon, Gadsden and Jefferson Counties by providing learning opportunities and educational programs that promote character development and life-enhancing values through the game of golf.

What is First Tee – Tallahassee?

First Tee – Tallahassee is a youth development organization teaching young people positive values such as honesty, integrity, confidence and respect while using the game of golf as a tool.  First Tee lessons are taught in-schools programs ( Sabal Palm Elementary), various golf courses including Southwood Golf Course.


At The First Tee, kids and teens are learning to play golf along with life lessons and leadership skills. And it’s making a difference. Our programs are having a positive impact on participants, their families and their communities.