Mark your calendars for #DoMore24DE

March 4-5,2021. Do More 24 Delaware is a 24 hour day of giving designed to help nonprofits raise more money and engage new donors.

The organizers have a stretch pool of $75,000 that will be distributed to participating non-profit organizations based on the percentage of money they individually raise over those two days!  We need your help in receiving a percentage of the stretch pool!

Not only has First Tee – Delaware decided to participate in this 24 Hour Day of Giving, but we have also decided to help other non-profits in our area as well.

This year, on March 4th and 5th, we will also be collecting items to be distributed to the Veteran’s Medical Center and the Salvation Army Child Development Center. This collection is always done at our Annual Winter Celebration but was not possible this past year due to the limitations on indoor gatherings. We felt that the #DoMore24Delaware was the perfect time to continue our tradition of giving back.
(Preferable Unscented Products if Possible but Any will be Accepted)
  • Disposable Ear Loop Face Masks
  • Disposable Gloves
  • Disinfectant Wipes
  • Hand Sanitizer
  • Baby Wipes
The collection site will be held at Ed Oliver’s Golf Course on March 4th and 5th from 12 noon to 3PM. Representatives from First Tee – Delaware will be there to assist with the collection and meet with everyone safely. WEATHER PERMITTING – SO PLEASE KEEP A WATCH ON OUR ALERTS PAGE OF OUR WEBSITE FOR ANY CHANGES.
This campaign also allows First Tee – Delaware to connect with donors that can help us continue our mission to support kids & teens through the programs we offer. To learn more about First Tee – Delaware, please visit www.firstteedelaware.org

To make a donation to First Tee – Delaware through the #DoMore24Delaware Campaign, please click HERE!

 

Become one of our “Virtual Guest Bartenders,” Vote for Guest Bartenders, Bid on Silent Auction Items, Purchase 50/50 Raffle Tickets, Sponsor an Ad on the Homepage or Make a Direct Donation ALL-IN-ONE-PLACE. What a great opportunity to reach out to your friends and family – here, there, and everywhere.

And know in the end, that this will help us to continue our programming in 2021 and beyond.

First Tee – Delaware enables kids and teens 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. We provide active learning experiences that develop inner strength, self-confidence and resilience that kids can carry into everything they set out to accomplish

To get sign-up and started; Text VGBT21 to 76278 or visit VGBT21.givesmart.com

To become a Guest Bartender, provide us a photo that includes you and your beverage or create a short video showing us how you make your beverage of choice.  In an email, include the name of your beverage and the recipe as well as your full name and email and phone number in case we have additional questions before posting. Lastly, a short message as to why you are supporting First Tee – Delaware.

Email the information to Leslie McGuigan at businessmanagertftde@gmail.com

Click here for a link to a video from last year’s event and you can view others on our YouTube Page

You may also download our flyer to email or pass along to those you may know who would be interested in participating.

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Please reach out to any of our staff members for more information on how to get involved.
Bob Norris, Executive Director:  bobnorristftde@gmail.com
Charma Bell, Program Director: charmatftde@gmail.com
Leslie McGuigan, Business Manager: businessmanagertftde@gmail.com

 

In addition to our programs for kids and teens, First Tee – Delaware holds additional events and fundraisers to provide ways for our community to become actively involved. 

Virtual Guest Bartender Event – March 31 to April 12th
Delmarva Scramble Golf Outing – Monday, May 3 at Rehoboth Beach Country Club
2021 Mayor’s Cup Golf Outing – Thursday, September 16th at Rock Manor Golf Course
Delmarva Golf Marathon – September 22 to October 29th (Held at Southern Delaware Golf Courses)
2021 Annual Appeal – November 1 Kick-off
“Live” Guest Bartender Event – Brandywine Brewing Company, Greenville, DE – early November

For more information, please reach out to any of our staff members,
Bob Norris, Executive Director: bobnorristftde@gmail.com
Charma Bell, Program Director: charmatftde@gmail.com
Leslie McGuigan, Interim Business Manager: businessmanagertftde@gmail.com

2021 Board of Directors Meeting Dates

All meetings will start promptly at 8:00 AM. Meetings will still be conducted by Zoom format until further notice. For more details on the dial-in or video Zoom information, please refer to your email or contact Bob Norris.

January: Tuesday, January 19th
March: Tuesday, March 23rd
May: Tuesday, May 18th
July: Tuesday, July 13th
September: Tuesday, September 14th
November: Tuesday, November 9th
December: Annual Meeting – Tuesday, December 14th

 

Click on the button below to download our 2020 Winter Newsletter.
We hope you enjoy the frequent updates on our events and programming.
These Newsletters will also be mailed to those in our database.
If you would like to receive a hard copy my mail, please contact Leslie McGuigan at businessmanagertftde@gmail.com
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Social Distancing Guidelines

As we are eagerly awaiting to get our programming started the week of July 27th, please review these Social Distancing Guidelines with your participants, friends and family members.

At The First Tee of Delaware, we will be implementing all of these Guidelines as it will be necessary to keep everyone safe and healthy.

Please know that our Staff, Coaches and Volunteers, are in constant communication, along with the guidance from our Board of Directors and the First Tee National, in planning the appropriate time frame to re-start our programming.

Please check our website often for updates on all of our Events, Alerts and Programming.