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

1908 Draught House Grinnell College Golf Course PGA Tour
American Equity Insurance    Holmes Murphy PraxAir
Aureon Homesteaders Life Company Principal Financial Group
Bankers Trust Hubbell Apartment Living RBI Distributing
Brad’s Collision Center, Inc. Iowa Golf Association RonPaula TechDesigns LLC
Brewer Meats Inc Iowa Realty Robert Half
Broheims Indoor Golf Iowa State Bank RSM
Casey’s General Stores John Deere Storage Mart
Catch Des Moines Kemin Industries The Principal Charity Classic
CBRE | Hubbell Krogman & Associates TruBank
Coldwater Golf Links Legacy Capital Partners Warrior Run Golf Course
Contributors Breakfast Club Loffredo Fresh Produce Wells Fargo
Cricket Car Care Products LWBJ West Bank
Cyclone Sports Properties Manatt’s Inc. West Grand Golf
Davis Brown Law Firm Mercedes-Benz of Des Moines Woodland Hills Golf Course
EMC Insurance Merchants Bonding
Foster Group Middendorf Insurance
Friendly Sons of St. Patrick Northwest Bank
Girls Scouts of Greater Iowa Northwestern Mutual
Golf Galaxy Palmer Candy
Great Western Bank Panera Bread of Iowa
Greek House Chefs


Night at Noce Partners

Greek House Chefs
Dreyer Marketing
Loffredo’s Fresh Produce
RonPaula TechDesigns LLC
Chef Dustin Del Grosso
Rosina Meatballs
Johnsonville Meats
Kindred Creamery
34 Degree Crackers
Dot’s Pretzels
Cedar Creek Popcorn


Shery Adkins Matt Goes Megan & Brandon Morris
Jodi Beachy Kody & Jessica Guiter Nick Mundt
Rich Bean Craig Hansen Chris Nelson
Lori Blaser Austin Harper TJ O’Toole
Tyler Boehm Paula Harper Kyle Pieper
Tyler Bollinger Matt Hempel Greg Poston
Lori Buchholz Kyle & Katie Hessel Katie Sell
Adam Buck Kara Hessel Tim Shafer
Pat Burk Julie Hodges Phil Sidles
Terry Butler Paula Hrupek Van Silver
Lindsey Cervantes Mark Huber Daniel Smith
Matthew Conner Sam James Jay Smith
Jeff Coughlin Jay Johnson Kaelan Stone
Don Cunningham Nicol Jones Cassie Sudbeck
Toni Dacre Peter Jordan Andi Tisor
Michael DeWall Keith Kapsch Adam Tucker
Peter Fischer Ron Keener Susan VanderVeen
Lorrie Franklin Brenna Lindemoen Jesse Veenstra
Perry Gammon Nathan Linderman Alex Webb
Luke Garnaas Anna Marrs Jody Wenthe
Ben Gleason Troy Martin Justus Westphal
Lacey Goes Benjamin Mihovk Butch Wilhelm

Beyond the Fairways Partners

Event Partners

Northwest Bank
American Equity
Cedar Creek Popcorn
Dot’s Homestyle Pretzels
Iowa Beverage
Iowa Pork Producers Association
Peace Tree Brewing
Simply Soothing
Stivers Ford Lincoln – Waukee

Foursome Partners

Baker Group Holmes Murphy
Balance Investment Services Integrated Physical Therapy
Bankers Trust Jen List Team
Beacon Hill Technologies John Hunter
Bob Johnson Team Kemin
Breathe. Physical Therapy and Wellness Merchants Bonding
Broheim’s Indoor Golf & Pub Misfits One
Casey’s General Stores Misfits Two
Cricket Surface Products Monster/Casey’s
Cyclone Sports Properties Northwest Bank
Davis Brown Law Firm Northwestern Mutual
Great Western Bank Robert Half
Hensen Webb Group at RBC RonPaula TechDesigns, LLC
Hessel Team 1 RSM
Hessel Team 2 Stavig Counseling Services
Hoegemeyer Hybrids Team Johnson
Team Molander



EMC Insurance Foundation
Iowa Golf Association Foundation
Kenneth Kinsey Family Foundation

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