Welcome to The First Tee of South Dakota
What We Do:
The mission statement of The First Tee of South Dakota is to improve the lives of young people by providing educational programs and learning environments that build character, instill life-enhancing values, and promote healthy choices through the game of golf.Learn more about our chapter
What’s new at The First Tee of South Dakota
Live Green Event - July 26th
In addition to funding the program, Toro will teach the young people participating about the science of caring for a golf course to both protect the environment and create healthy turf conditions. Audubon International will work closely with The First Tee of South Dakota to identify and recommend improvements at the course. They will also provide environmental education activities for the participants involved.
More information on how to sign up to participate and volunteer will be coming soon.
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A Program that Works
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.Read More »
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.Join Our Program »
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.About Us »