The First Tee of Phoenix opens new programming location at Wigwam Golf Club

The First Tee of Phoenix – owned and operated by The Thunderbirds – announced they will open a new junior golf programming site at Wigwam Golf Club in Litchfield Park, Arizona. The new location will supplement the existing programming location at Palm Valley Golf Club just to the south of The Wigwam in Goodyear, Arizona. 

“The new location at The Wigwam ensures our members living in the West Valley have a top-notch facility to learn and grow,” said Herman Lewkowitz, Board Chair for The First Tee of Phoenix. “The Wigwam is an incredible facility and will give the young people of our communities the opportunity to not only learn to play the great game of golf, but also learn nine core life skills that will prepare them for success in life.”

Annual membership to The First Tee of Phoenix is just $100. The First Tee of Phoenix also accepts equipment and membership donations. Sign up now by visiting, or by calling 602.305.7655.

About The First Tee of Phoenix
First Tee of Phoenix is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization created by The Thunderbirds for the purpose of providing affordable access to golf and golf learning facilities for young people in Maricopa County from all walks of life, particularly those who otherwise might not have an opportunity to play. As one of the largest chapters in The First Tee Network impacting more than 130,000 youth annually, The First Tee of Phoenix offers classes, special monthly family events and tournaments as part of its programming.  Now with 16 locations in the Valley – Legacy, Talking Stick, TPC Scottsdale, Desert Mirage, Papago, Longbow, Lone Tree, San Marcos, Cave Creek, Encanto/Palo Verde, Aguila, Wigwam, Valley Golf Facilities, Augusta Ranch and Briarwood Country Club – The First Tee of Phoenix programming sites serve as conveniently located places for participants to learn valuable life skills and character-building lessons through creative activities and instructional programs that incorporate the fundamental teachings of golf. For more information on The First Tee of Phoenix, call 602.305.7655 or visit