Award Winners, Events, Tennis News / December 22, 2018
The Chicago Tennis Patrons held its 30th Annual Evening of Champions banquet, fundraiser, and Hall of Fame induction on Saturday, March 2, at the XS Tennis Village, Chicago.
A special THANK YOU to our sponsors:
Good Heart Work Smart Foundation
Midtown Athletic Clubs
USTA Midwest Section
Ernst & Young
Nautilus Investments, LLC
Bill & Joan Dutton
Greg Wolski and Wendy Owen
Through the generosity of our sponsors and guests, this was our most successful event ever. The funds we raised will be used to give youth access to junior tennis programs across the Chicagoland area.
During the evening, we inducted LaMont Bryant and Julia Steele into the 2019 Chicago Tennis Hall of Fame (click here to read their bios) and we recognized 11 recipients for their 2018 tennis achievements (click here for the list of award winners). Congratulations to LaMont, Julia and all the award winners!!
The Chicago Tennis Patrons thanks everyone for their support, and we look forward to celebrating with you again in 2020!!
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2444 North Elston Ave
Chicago, IL 60647
The mission of Serve and Return Chicago is to positively impact the lives of children in Chicagoland’s under-served communities through the game of tennis. We believe tennis is an inclusive, life-long source of physical, mental, and emotional well-being. The funds we raise support outstanding youth programs that provide equipment, education, instruction and fun competition in safe environments.