First Tee 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 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.

First Tee Upstate – South Carolina is proud to partner with BMW Charity Pro-AM. A Golf Tournament bringing 160 Korn Ferry Tour pros paired with 160 amateurs and celebrities to the Upstate. The 12 low scoring am teams, four low scoring celebrity teams advance to the final amateur round on Saturday at Thornblade Club. The 65 low Korn Ferry Tour pros (and ties) will play Saturday and Sunday’s final round at Thornblade Club.

Carolina Complete Home Services has been a great partner of First Tee – Upstate South Carolina over the years from painting our new office space in August 2018, allowing us to auction their services off at our Annual Kentucky Derby Viewing Party to now joining our Corporate Partnership Program. CCHS has committed to financial support of our chapter, financial aid for those participants in need and purchasing brand new golf clubs and bags for young people in need. We are so thankful for their partnership!
CCHS is your one-stop shop for painting, home cleaning and handyman services. They are South Carolina’s Premier Home Maintenance Service providing everything you need to maintain a beautiful home! To schedule an estimate, click here and please mention that you are thankful for their support of First Tee – Upstate South Carolina!

Chippo started with an idea, grew with a wildly successful Kickstarter campaign in January 2017 and has blossomed into what one incredibly intelligent customer recently called “the greatest backyard game of all-time.” Chippo has now been named the winner of the prestigious Best New Product Award at the PGA Merchandise Show for 2018! Since Chippo was launched, it has been featured in content from Golf Digest, Barstool Sports, The Golf Channel,, BroBible, The Huffington Post…and we’ve gone viral: a video posted by Viral Thread has been viewed over 15 million times and a video by Viral Motion has been viewed over 13 million times! Now Chippo has partnered with The First Tee of the Upstate to offer a special Promo Code (TFTU) to our participants and other stakeholders. Click here and you will automatically receive 10% off your order and another 10% will be donated back to First Tee – Upstate South Carolina!

Elliott Davis is dedicated to making a positive impact in big or small ways. They are proud to serve the communities they are present, like the Upstate through time, talent volunteerism, board membership, fundraising efforts and financial contributions. We at First Tee – Upstate South Carolina are grateful for their support!

We are proud to have support from Golf Galaxy throughout 2019. In partnership with First Tee headquarters, they are providing our chapter with $1,000 to offset the cost of programming supplies and a custom canopy co-branded with the Golf Galaxy logo and our chapter logo. Keep an eye out for our canopy in your community and click on the logo above to check out all the great golf equipment and supplies at!

We are proud to have partnered with Orange Whip! They have been gracious to offer a special Promo Code to our participants and other stakeholders. When you purchase anything on their website simply type in the discount code “TFTU“. You will receive $10 off your purchase and First Tee – Upstate South Carolina will also receive a $20 donation from Orange Whip! If you don’t have the #1 Golf Training Aid in your bag you are missing out! Visit now!

Youth on Course complements First Tee by providing members additional playing opportunities. Youth On Course allows participants in First Tee and other programs the opportunity to play at more than 1,000 courses for $5 or less, but also offer need and merit-based opportunities. Membership is FREE to First Tee — Upstate South Carolina Active Participants when they click here and use this code: FirstTee2023

Title Sponsor of The Spartanburg County Amateur Championships

Title Sponsor of The Spartanburg County Amateur Championships

First Tee — Upstate South Carolina are proud members of the Anderson Area Chamber of Commerce, Greenville Chamber and OneSpartanburg.