Paying it Foward

EPISODE 18 •February 25, 2022

In this episode, Laurie interviews Coach Jeff Darnell. His entire life is about paying it forward and impacting the lives of children and their families. 


Join us as we talk about: 

✔️ How First Tee TN is building character in youth as they learn to play golf

✔️ Boys and Girls Club of Middle TN’s goal of meeting the needs of children  

✔️ The importance of training up the next generation to be productive and successful individuals

✔️ Circumstances in life builds character


Coach Jeff Darnell, a Nashville native, has been the Club Director of the Boys and Girls Club for 28 years. He has also been an affiliate of First Tee TN for 20 years, where he has served as a Golf Coach for the program for the last 4 years. 


First Tee TN offers kids a place to build strength of character by integrating the game of golf with life skills curriculum. Creating learning experiences for kids to build inner strength, self-confidence, and resilience.

First Tee Tennessee: https://firstteetennessee.org Boys and Girls Club: https://www.bgcmt.org