Tennis has the power to create...
“The biggest lesson I am learning from tennis is to always be fair,” says 11-year-old Deoz. “You learn to call the ball in or out and that being fair is most important, even in close matches.”
“Every time I pass by the courts, people are there – they are in constant use,” says Dr. Shannon Kennedy, president of Rappahannock Community College. “Our courts are bringing the community together, creating comradery and instilling a sense of pride.”
“Playing tennis, I have met so many exceptional ladies who I am now lucky to call friends… I honestly can’t imagine my life now without tennis,” says Kristy Seredni, a 2.5 League player in Richmond, Va. Read more about her journey here.
Why Your Support is needed
Do you remember the first time you stepped onto a tennis court to play in a match or the moment when you realized your tennis team was really your tennis family? Tennis is more than just a sport, it facilitates connections and has the power to bring communities together in positive ways.
Give others the chance to experience the transformative power of tennis. Make a gift to grow tennis in the Mid-Atlantic.
What Your Support Means
In the Mid-Atlantic, tennis creates community, character, and well-being and your gift helps make it possible for EVERYONE to experience the benefits it has to offer.
Your generous gifts:
- Provide scholarships to youth players so they can gain the character building benefits of the sport.
- Help refurbish or build tennis courts that stimulate communities.
- Support programs that deliver essential physical, social, and emotional health benefits through the sport.