Congressional Charity Tennis Tournament


The 15th Annual WTEF Congressional Charity Tennis Tournament will be held on Monday, September 28, 2015, at WTEF’s East Capitol Campus located in Ward 7.  The tournament brings together Members of Congress, tennis legends and DC business leaders to play tennis and support WTEF’s programs that help children from low-income, underserved neighborhoods in the District. Congressman Ed Whitfield and Senator Shelley Moore Capito are proudly serving as this year’s co-chairs of the event and are extremely supportive of WTEF. All tournament proceeds will benefit the Washington Tennis & Education Foundation.

Sponsorship opportunities are available from $2,500 to $25,000. Become a Sponsor Today!

The tournament will takes place at WTEF’s East Capitol Campus, a state-of-the-art Tennis, Education and Community Center (200 Stoddert Place, SE, DC 20019) 11 a.m.-4 p.m.

2015 Legends include: Kathy Rinaldi, Chanda Rubin, Lori McNeil, Richey Reneberg, Dan Waldman, Rodney Harmon, and Zina Garrison!!

2015 Members of Congress include: Rep. Ed Whitfield, Sen. Shelley Moore Capito, Rep. Luke Messer, Rep. Joyce Beatty, Rep. Bob Goodlatte, Rep. Bobby Scott, Rep. Ralph Abraham, Rep. Charlie Dent, and Rep. Fred Upton.

Schedule of Events


11 a.m.                                       TOURNAMENT REGISTRATION

 On Monday, September 28, tournament registration will begin at 11 a.m. in the main lobby. 

 11:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.         PLAYING TIME WITH TENNIS LEGENDS

All sponsors are welcome to enjoy one-on-one playing time with the Legends.

 12:15 p.m. – 1 p.m.                  LUNCH BUFFET

A lunch buffet will be available in the center during a short speaking program.

 1 p.m.                                        PHOTO OPPORTUNITY

Photos with the Legends and Members of Congress will be available for all participants.

 1:30 p.m. – 4 p.m.                    TOURNAMENT PLAY

 The format will be doubles, round-robin. Introductions and acknowledgments will be made at 1:15 PM and tournament play will begin at 1:30 p.m. and continue to 4 p.m., followed by the awards ceremony. 

Thanks to the generous support of sponsors the 2014 CCTT!

Alpha Natural Resources
Amerisource Bergen
Edison Electric Institute
General Dynamics
Lockheed Martin
Manny Ortiz