United States Tennis Association (USTA) 2015 Awards & Grants
Buddy Up Tennis is proud to be affiliated with the USTA since 2010. We are honored to have their continued support and are pleased to have been the recipients of the following awards in 2015:
- Buddy Up Tennis Murfreesboro was named USTA Tennessee’s 2015 “Special Event of the Year” on October 22, 2015. Congratulations to our Coaches, Buddies and Athletes at the Murfreesboro location along with their Coordinator, Ronda Hawkins!
- On October 16, 2015 the Akron, Ohio chapter of Buddy Up Tennis received the 2015 Northeastern Ohio Tennis Association’s “Community Tennis Award”. Congratulations to our Coaches, Buddies and Athletes at the Akron location along with their Coordinators, Jennifer Toweil and Geetha Hiremath.
- In February 2015, the Midwest Youth Tennis & Education Foundation awarded Buddy Up Tennis a $2,500 grant to assist with expenses associated with expanding to two new locations for youth participants between January and July 2015.
- The United States Tennis Association (USTA) selected Buddy Up Tennis as one of their premier Adaptive Tennis programs. In December 2014, the foundation awarded Buddy Up Tennis with a $7,500 grant to help with program expansion throughout the year 2015.