Mission: Central Texas Players Golf Association (CTPGA) was organized in Texas on June 22, 2001 as a non-profit corporation for the purpose of providing golfing and other activities, which promotes goodwill in the greater Killeen/Fort Hood Area. The CTPGA will promote "Junior Golf " and provide a scholarship to a deserving college bound student each year. The CTPGA shall also contribute to the advancement and improvement of the quality of life on the community. On December 22, 2004, the CTPGA entered into an agreement withh the World Golf Foundation, Inc and its division, The Frist Tee. This licensing agreement enables the CTPGA to operate The Frist Tee of Killeen. The purpose of The Frist Tee of Killeen is to impact the lives of young people by providing learning facilities and educational programs that promote character development and life-enhancing values through the game of golf.
Programs: Impact the lives of young people in the Central Texas Area by providiing facilities and educational programs that promote character development and life-enhancing values through the game of golf.
Currently, I am the Chairman of the First Tee of Killeen the Junior Golf Program of the Central Texas Players Golf Association. We have been a positive force in impacting the lives of young people in the Central Texas area with educational programs that build character, instill life-enhancing values and promote healthy choices through the game of golf.
We are now going into Phase IV of the First Tee Strategic Plan for 2011-2015. The vision is to IMPACT communities by positively INFLUENCING behaviors of young people and INSPIRING adults to mentor, coach, volunteer, and invest financially in many more young people by 2015.
Please visit our web site; www.thefirstteekilleen.org
Wonderful job in reaching and teaching the youths of the greater killeen and surrounding communities in central Texas. Sidenote: Fort Hood is the largest Army installation in the free world, where a lot of families from all ethnic groups merge. CTPGA is a model for others to follow/emulate.