Our Mission

We enable kids to build the strength of character that empowers them through a lifetime of new challenges. By seamlessly integrating the game of golf with life skills curriculum, we create learning experiences that build inner strength, self-confidence, and resilience that kids carry to everything they do.

First Tee – Greater San Antonio

First Tee – Greater San Antonio provides Life Skills Certification training and golf instruction to San Antonio and Bexar County youth at the Polo Field Golf Center in Brackenridge Park. In 2023, the certification program has served over 3,200 kids, instilling important interpersonal, self-management, goal-setting, and resilience skills necessary to support high levels of performance on the golf course, and more importantly, at school and home.

San Antonio Development FORE Youth, Inc holds the charter to First Tee – Greater San Antonio.

Learn more about how we impact and enrich the lives of youth and adults in the Greater San Antonio community by supporting and fostering recreational, youth developmental, competitive and charitable golf opportunities for all at www.golfsanantonio.org.