USTA Missouri Valley
USTA Missouri Valley | May 12, 2017
The USTA Missouri Valley has announced the recipients of grants in April. The USTA Missouri Valley offers two different grants to tennis providers across its five-state area.
The Serving Up Tennis Grant may be used to start programs and/or leagues for players of all ages, abilities and populations. Those awarded grants will receive half up front and the second half upon completion of program and submission of accountability form.
The USTA Missouri Valley also offers the Grow the Game Grant which provides funding for USTA Member providers that do not fall under the not-for-profit statues to help initiate or expand community tennis activities that address the following areas:
• Youth imperative, specifically the 6-12 age group.
• Junior development, specifically growing the middle the pyramid through local play and competition such as Junior Team Tennis and entry level tournaments as well as reaching out to middle and high school players.ADVERTISEMENT
• Program opportunities for Millennials.
Grow the Game Grant:
City of Fulton Parks & Recreation (Missouri)
Serving Up Tennis Grants:
York Parks and Recreation with York Tennis Association and York High School (Nebraska)
Liberty High School (St. Louis)
Crossings Christian School (Oklahoma)
City of Audubon (Iowa)
Peine Ridge Elementary (St. Louis)
All Iowa Lawn Tennis Club (Iowa)
City of Bellevue Recreation Dept. (Nebraska)
Madonna Rehabilitation Hospital (Nebraska)
Maureen Connolly Brinker Tennis Foundation of Kansas (Kansas)
Nixa Parks and Recreation (Missouri)
KC United Youth Sports & Education Initative (Heart of America)
Matthews- Dickey Boys' & Girls' Club (St. Louis)
The next deadline to apply for a grant is July 14, 2017. For more information on USTA Missouri Valley grants, click here.