Mission...

is to instill a love for tennis in economically disadvantaged children and provide them with an opportunity to play, compete, and develop good sportsmanship, while building self-esteem, character, and individual self-growth.

Background

The primary purpose of this program, with the help of many individuals and friends of the Southern California Tennis Association Foundation, is to provide an atmosphere in which juniors can gain tennis experience and personal growth. The program features instruction with an emphasis in learning the basic tennis skills, having fun and sportsmanship.

The Southern California Tennis Foundation is the Charitable Foundation of the USTA Southern California section (also referred to as the SCTA) and is one of 17 sections of the United States Tennis Association (USTA).   SCTAF has proudly administered this program for over 32 years in underserved communities with more than 165,000 youngsters participating since its inception.