Congressional Charity Tennis Tournament
The 15th Annual WTEF Congressional Charity Tennis Tournament will be held on Monday, September 28th, 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 keep 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.
Past legends include, Lori McNeil, Zina Garrison, Chanda Rubin, Dan Waldman, Richey Renneberg, Kathy Rinaldi, and rising star Taylor Townsend.
The tournament is full of spirited tennis competition among Congressional members who have included Jared Huffman, Bobby Scott, Charlie Dent, Joyce Beatty, and Kevin Yoder.
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 new 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
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!
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