The First Tee of West Virginia, formerly The First Tee of Beckley.
CCC expanded this youth development program into a statewide chapter in 2006; by utilizing the game of golf as a vehicle to teach core values and healthy habits to those not typically afforded such opportunities (ages 4 to 17)
In 2012, CCC handed over the day-to-day operations to West Virginia Golf Association while continuing as a partner and sponsor of the program;
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.
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.
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 fort their ability to appreciate diversity