Foundation

The First Tee Miami Foundation

ABOUT THE FIRST TEE MIAMI

The First Tee Miami, through its new Family Learning Center, is focused on impacting the lives of 5,000 young people annually, by providing educational programs that build character, instill life-enhancing values and promote healthy choices through the game of golf.

RESULTS

The First Tee Miami offers research-proven programs that are having a positive impact on participants, their families and their communities.

Research from three independent universities found that The First Tee positively changes young people’s attitudes and behaviors. Parents agree that children learned life skills and transferred those skills to school, home and beyond, including:

  • Better grades
  • Enhanced social skills
  • Increased responsibility
  • Gained greeting skills
  • Showed respect for others
  • Managed emotions
  • Used methods learned to manage negative emotions

ABOUT THE FOUNDATION

FOUNDATION BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Daniel Baumgard

Charlie DeLucca Jr.

Charlie DeLucca III

Doreen S. Furnari

Joel Furnari

Andres Gaviria

Jim Hauser

Carlos M. Rodriguez, Esq.

Jose “Joe” Sanchez

Patricio G. De Torres Jr

Jeff Weiner

Michael Wohl

Ana Leighton

Rick Kaye

Elvis Maldonado

 

NINE CORE VALUES
Honesty
Respect
Sportsmanship
Integrity
Confidence
Responsibility
Perseverance
Courtesy
Judgment

A group of local business leaders who truly believe that children of all walks of life will benefit from learning the game of golf and its positive values have partnered to build an endowment that will sustain all programs at The First Tee Miami Learning Center, where 9,000 children and families will benefit annually.

Whether you choose a to give today or make a legacy gift through your will, life insurance or retirement plan, supporting The First Tee Miami through the Foundation requires foresight and vision – and offers a rare opportunity to make a lasting positive impact on the lives of thousands of children and families in our community.

“Your gift will empower The First Tee Miami to continue its work in bringing people together to change lives in our community. Thank you”

Charles DeLucca
President, The First Tee Miami