making a difference

At The First Tee of Greater Detroit we strive to not only make good golfers, but better people. In this blog, you will find out why golf is truly different than other sports by seeing it through the eyes of our participants and mentors who make our mission a reality.

The First Tee of Greater Detroit Selected as a Primary Beneficiary of the Rocket Mortgage Classic

Categories: Press Release, Rocket Mortgage Classic, Volunteers

Dear Friends, We are so excited to be a key part of this monumental event – Detroit’s first-ever PGA Tour event is happening this summer. The Rocket Mortgage Classic will be held at the Detroit Golf Club, June 25-30, 2019. The First Tee is no stranger to the PGA Tour. In fact, the founding p...

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World’s #1 Golfer Dustin Johnson, Along with Rickie Fowler and Bubba Watson, to Headline Star-Studded Field at Detroit’s Rocket Mortgage Classic

Categories: Blog, Rocket Mortgage Classic

The Rocket Mortgage Classic just announced its early commitments for its Detroit inaugural event, headlined by World #1 Dustin Johnson, Major Champion Bubba Watson and its ambassador, Rickie Fowler. See the lineup below. Read the official press release, click HERE Bubba Watson, a two-time Masters ch...

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Expired: Recent College Grads or Students Opportunities – 2019 Rocket Mortgage Classic

Categories: Blog, College Students or Recent Grads, Rocket Mortgage Classic

PGA TOUR Live Support at the Rocket Mortgage Classic – The First Tee of Greater Detroit has 15 spots reserved just for our select participants.   The PGA TOUR is looking for support members to assist with their broadcast coverage of PGA TOUR Live for the 2019 Rocket Mortgage Classic, June 26-30. ...

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Press Release – Will Detroit answer bell for Brown Bomber?

Categories: Press Release

By ADAM SCHUPAK  | October 5, 2017 CLICK HERE FOR ORIGINAL ARTICLE DETROIT – When the NHL’s Detroit Red Wings skate on home ice for their season opener tonight, they will do so inside the lavish, sparkling new downtown Little Caesars Arena, an homage to . . . the patron saint of pizza? As Graha...

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