Donations & Contributions
If you would like to make a tax-deductible monetary contribution to The First Tee of Connecticut, you can do so in one of four ways.
Online Credit Card Payments
Click on the “Donate Today” icon below and follow the instructions.
Credit Card Payments by Phone
If you would prefer not to pay on-line, you can call The First Tee of Connecticut’s office at (860) 882-1660. Donations may be made using MasterCard, Visa, American Express or Discover.
Check or Money Order
Mail your donation to the address below. Please make your check payable to The First Tee of Connecticut.
In Honor & In Memoriam Donations
The First Tee of Connecticut accepts donations in honor and in memory of an individual. We will send an acknowledgment letter to the individual or family with the donor’s name and mailing address. Please contact Marie Bernatchez at (860) 882-1660 if you would like to make a donation in this manner.
55 Golf Club Road
Cromwell, CT 06416
Matching Gifts – Make Your Donation Go Farther
Many companies have a matching gift program; you contribute an amount and they donate the same or a percentage of. All you have to do is ask your company if they participate in this type of program. To find out if your company offers matching gifts – click here.
Annual Giving – An Invitation to Join
Please help us equip young people for the most important game of all – life! Click on the image below for an electronic copy of the most recent Annual Giving Brochure or call 860-882-1660 to be sent a hard copy. You can also give to TFTCT by clicking on the “How to Give” button on the left side of this website page.
Equipment & Club Donations
The First Tee of Connecticut is currently accepting donations of new or used;
- Junior Golf Clubs
- Women’s Golf Clubs
- Men’s Metal Woods & Hybrids
- Men’s Cavity back irons
- Golf Bags with legs
- At this time we are not accepting golf balls
- We ask that all donations be in good to fair condition and no more than 5 years old.
- All equipment may be dropped off either at our Cromwell office (Office Hours: Monday-Friday, (9:00-4:30) or at Fairchild Wheeler Golf Course in Bridgeport (limited hours).
- All donors will receive a letter for tax purposes from The First Tee of Connecticut.
- The First Tee of Connecticut does not assign value to any donations but will provide information on a value guide for that purpose.
If you are interested in making a donation, please call (860) 882-1660 (Cromwell) to set up an appointment during our business hours. Scheduling your drop off visit is necessary to meet with a representative to receive your donation and take your information for the tax-deductible letter. Thank you for your support of The First Tee!