Your gift changes the lives of over 2,200 young people in the greater Kansas City area. Every child in our program is equipped with the tools they need to succeed through our golf and life skills curriculum, centered around The First Tee Nine Core Values™ of: Honesty, Integrity, Sportsmanship, Respect, Confidence, Responsibility, Perseverance, Courtesy, and Judgment. In addition to these core values we also impart through golf The First Tee Nine Healthy Habits™ broken down in classifications of: Emotional Health: Vision, Mind, Family, Physical Health: Energy, Play, Safety, and Social Health: Friends, School and Community.
To donate online to The First Tee of Greater Kansas City, please click on the "Donate Now!" button above. Please read below on how to appropriately designate your gift.
Membership-If you are renewing your membership with The First Tee, or becoming a new member, please enter "Membership" in the Designate gift field. If you are donating on behalf of someone else or some other event, please pick the most applicable choice in the designate drop down box.
Restricted & Unrestricted Donations
People can contribute to our supporting foundation, the Junior Golf Foundation of Greater Kansas City through the following means:
1. Annual Membership - unrestricted donations
A. Yearly renewable memberships
B. Participate in Junior Golf Day at your local club/course
2. Special Events - unrestricted donations
A. Be a sponsor in our annual "A Day for the Kids" golf tournament hosted by Tom Watson
B. Play in “A Day for the Kids”
3. Restricted Donations
A. Scholarship Fund - contribute to this fund to support our Al Hoffman
Scholarship Program. We will raise $1,000,000 to secure 10 - $4,000
annual scholarships for participants from our programs
B. Capital Reserve Fund - This fund also has a $1,000,000 goal.
Proceeds from the fund will be used to support our annual operations.
4. Memorial and Honoraria Gifts - can be designated by donor, otherwise will
be considered unrestricted donations.
If you don't want to donate online send your gift payable to:
The First Tee of Greater Kansas City
7501 Blue River Rd.
Kansas City, MO 64132
The First Tee of Greater Kansas City is 501(c)3, Missouri Not for Profit Corporation
Our Tax ID # is 43-1532215
Questions? Please feel free to contact our Executive Director, Pat Zuk using the information above or email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The First Tee Mission: To impact the lives of young people in the Greater Kansas City area by providing learning opportunities and educational programs that promote character development and life-enhancing values through the game of golf.