Through the MGA Foundation, juniors of all abilities are provided various opportunities to learn and play golf. From high-level junior competitions to affordable access for round of golf, MGAF programs and initiatives support the junior golfer at every step of the journey.
For competitive players in the Met Area, the MGA's Junior Competitions provide playing opportunities to test their skills, make new friends and enjoy the experience of first-class competitions.
Each summer, a series of Youth Clinics provides an introduction to the basic fundamentals of golf and the life lessons that the game provides.
The MGAF partners with the national Youth on Course program to provide affordable access to rounds of golf for juniors at participating Met Area courses and facilities.
First Tee - Metropolitan New York is part of a national junior golf initiative and was created in 2001 as a joint venture between the MGA Foundation and Metropolitan Section of the PGA. First Tee provides educational opportunities both on and off the course.