May 26, 2017 - On Wednesday, May 17, Governor Jay Inslee signed a proclamation stating that May is Golf Month in Washington. First Green was one of several golf-related organizations attending the ceremony. The proclamation includes this paragraph about First Green:

"WHEREAS, Washington golf courses provide community green space and wildlife refuge, contribute to a healthy environment, and are great places for students to learn about sustainability through First Green, an innovative STEM education outreach program that uses golf courses as outdoor environmental learning labs, which started in Washington and is expanding across the nation..."