National Day of Golf 2013

August 1, 2013

National Day of Golf September 6th, 2013 The Friday closest to September 11th is the NATIONAL DAY OF GOLF. This day is our way to honor military veterans and their families. You are invited to join us by participating in any way you can. We see no greater honor than to “step up to the

A Tribute to Vince Flynn

July 29, 2013

On June 19, 2013, best-selling author Vince Flynn died after a three-year battle with prostate cancer. Vince was involved in Tee it up for the Troops since the early days and served on our Advisory Committee and as our National Spokesperson. His support and advocacy on behalf of all of the men and women who serve, and

PawPADS – Stories of Freedom

July 5, 2012

By Randy Patrick, PawPADS Director of Operations  Tee it up for the Troops has been a partner and friend of PawPADs for three years, and we never forget to express our gratitude.  As you know, the “PawPADs Difference” is that we use the value of the training and association with the dogs during training as

Excerpt from “Training a Dog to Train Me”

June 7, 2012

Written by: Jonathon Gordon, U.S. Marine working for the Warrior Canine Connection in Washington, D.C. In today’s world everybody focuses on the negatives. Whether it is the media following all the negative news; people noticing the faults in everyone else; and in parenting, where wrong behavior doesn’t go unpunished and right behavior is seldom rewarded.

Being a TIUFTT Sponsor

April 11, 2012

On April 3rd the Tee it up for the Troops national office hosted a reception for our 2011 Flagship Event sponsors.   The purpose of the reception was to recognize the invaluable contributions that many businesses and individuals have made to support the Tee it up for the Troops mission and our continued growth.  Present

Winner of Motorcycle Raffle Announced!

December 12, 2011

The winner of the 2012 Victory Motorcycle Raffle was drawn on Friday, December 9th at 10 a.m. at the National Office for Tee it up for the Troops.  The winner is Jon Vee from Fairbault, MN.  Jon is a Golf Pro at Faribault Country Club and was very excited to be picked as the winner. 

TIUFTT National Event Sponsor Gives Back

December 2, 2011

This past weekend a group of volunteers from TDS, a national TIUFTT event sponsor, and Tee it up for the Troops went shopping for items for care packages.  They put together special Ziploc baggies for soldiers plus and additional box or two for each location that contained an assortment of goodies such as games, magazines,

Founding Fathers Lager to Benefit Military Families

November 17, 2011

Founding Fathers Beer, a new American lager that is both owned and brewed in the United States, will be donating half of its profits to the families of military troops.  In Minnesota, the profits will be administered through non-profit organizations and Tee it up for the Troops was one of the two organizations selected. Founding

Give to the Max Day

November 16, 2011

The Great Minnesota “GIVE” Together Together, we have the power to help our veterans  as they face the challenges of returning home to “new normals” following their injuries. Today, is Give to the Max Day and your donation to Tee it up for the Troops will offer a better life for our veterans and their

TIUFTT Nominated for the Joining Forces Community Challenge.

October 26, 2011

In April 2011, First Lady Michelle Obama and Dr. Jill Biden launched Joining Forces, a national initiative to support and honor America’s service members and their families. The initiative aims to educate, challenge, and spark action from all sectors of our society — citizens, communities, schools, non-profits, faith-based institutions, philanthropic organizations, and government — to