The First Tee’s Work With Youth, Veterans Comes to the Fore

Photo by Meghan Snyder / OUTLOOK Bob Baderian (red shirt), executive director of the First Tee of Greater Pasadena, is flanked by Wounded Warrior veterans during the First Tee’s recent golf fundraising tournament.
Photo by Meghan Snyder / OUTLOOK
Bob Baderian (red shirt), executive director of the First Tee of Greater Pasadena, is flanked by Wounded Warrior veterans during the First Tee’s recent golf fundraising tournament.

If you really want to get to know someone, take them golfing.
The First Tee of Greater Pasadena has put that advice into practice over the years, teaching thousands of youth the skills, integrity and positive values that are connected with the game. And now, it is providing something no other chapter of its kind has done before — a program that conveys to veterans the same goals it has taught to local youth. Continue reading “The First Tee’s Work With Youth, Veterans Comes to the Fore”

Veterans Get Golf Lessons From First Tee of Pasadena

The First Tee of Greater Pasadena recently welcomed injured veterans to the Brookside Golf Club in Pasadena to teach about the benefits of golf. Thirty-six men and women representing the Wounded Warrior Project participated in a morning that included brunch, golf clinics and camaraderie.
During the golf clinics the First Tee of Greater Pasadena coaches, volunteers and youth demonstrated how the First Tee programming has a positive impact on today’s youth. This event introduced the veterans to the youth programs offered by the First Tee of Greater Pasadena and volunteer opportunities available.
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