Welcome to The First Tee of Northwest Arkansas

What We Do

Impact the lives of young people by providing learning facilities and educational programs that promote character development and life-enhancing values 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 Northwest Arkansas

The First Tee Kickoff Par-Tee

Join our biggest community-wide fundraiser...We’re hosting a party to celebrate the Big Game and expand our efforts to help young people in Northwest Arkansas!!
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Welcome to the 2016 GOLF SEASON. We are excited to get the NEW YEAR started and hope you are too! Your The First Tee Experience starts with a 2016 ANNUAL MEMBERSHIP. By obtaining a 2016 Annual Registration you will receive: a 2016 The First Tee ID card, the participant discount at the Tyson First Tee Learning Center, your Get Them Playing discount at several area golf courses, the family member discount at the Tyson First Tee Learning Center AND the ablity to register for classes throughout our seven month programming calendar. The 2016 Annual Membership is $35.00 and is available now by clicking on READ MORE.

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Current Job Openings

Current 2016 season job openings.
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Your PAR Life Skills Lessons and Worksheets

As part of our PAR Life Skills nine part series, each our PAR Life Skills Lessons includes a worksheet for our participants to complete. You will be able to find both the lessons and the worksheets here.
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First Tee of NWA Golf Apparel NOW AVAILABLE ONLINE!!

From golf shirts to hats to golf towels...you can find all of your First Tee items here!
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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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