The Golf-A-Thon, presented by the Young Professional Council, is a charity tournament and fundraiser for The First Tee of Greater Washington, D.C. All money raised goes towards college scholarships for participants in the D.C. chapter.
Golfers independently pledge to play a certain number of holes in one day. Every golfer’s goal is to generate money for The First Tee of Greater Washington, D.C. by obtaining sponsors who will pledge money for every hole played.
The First Tee of Greater Washington, D.C. provides young people with character-building and life skills lessons using golf as the platform. Through The First Tee, young people discover how skills essential to success on a golf course can also help them flourish.