Making a Difference

First Tee – Central Iowa is reliant upon charitable contributions to carry out our mission and is grateful to receive widespread support from those in the golf industry and beyond. A fundamental strength of First Tee – Central Iowa is the direct support it receives from some of the game’s most respected and influential organizations. Their leadership has inspired others to embrace the mission of First Tee.


Corporate Partners

Adamantine Spine MovingFredrikson
Baker Group  Precision Garage Door
Balance Investment Services Gilbert & Cook QCI
Broheims Indoor Golf Grinnell College Golf Course 
Coldwater Golf Links  
Copper Creek Golf Course Iowa Golf Association Scheels
Des Moines Driving Range  
Dubuque Bank & Trust John Deere TruGreen
EK GolfKeminWDM Elks Lodge
Ernst & Young Merchants Bonding West Grand Golf
F&G Middendorf Insurance Woodland Hills Golf Course
Fidelity Bank  Woodward Golf Club


Dick’s Sporting Goods Foundation
Iowa Golf Association Foundation
Kenneth K. Kinsey Family Foundation
Sammons Financial Group
Contributor’s Breakfast Club

Memorial & Legacy Giving

In memory of Shane Osburnsen
In memory of Bill Abney
In memory of Reola Zimmer
In memory of Dean Logsdon
In memory of Donald James Hewitt
In memory of Tom Zug
In memory of Helen Jean Salem
In memory of Mike McCollum
In memory of Steven Schmidt
In memory of Royce Schweizer
In memory of Bill Anderson