Week of Giving Activities

Engage with us and help raise $15,000 to support the children and youth of Grassroots!

The Grassroots Week of Giving starts Tuesday, May 26th and ends Monday, June 1st. We have several exciting ways to engage with us and support our effort to raise $15,000 to help close the revenue gap due to the COVID-19 crisis.

Thank you for your support and if you have any questions about any activity, please contact Daniel Pearson at admin@ngtenniseducation.org. 

Below is information and links for each activity

Kick off Facebook Live Event:

Join us Tuesday, May 26th at 6:30pm on Facebook Live to see Coach David Kimani and Coach Faycal Rhazali kick off our week of giving. They will outline what the week of activities will be, demo a tennis challenge, and answer any questions you may have. If you have not done so already, please follow us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/grassrootstenniseducation/. We look forward to seeing you there!

Silent Auction:

Bid now on incredible auction items such as a free tennis lesson with Coach Faycal Rhazali, and goody baskets themed around the Tennis Grand Slam locations. For any questions, contact Daniel Pearson at admin@ngtenniseducation.org. The winners will be announced on Monday, June 1st at 6pm during the Giving Week Celebration Facebook Live event!

Grassroots 5K:

Join us in our virtual, socially distanced 5K! You can walk, jog, or run anytime between Tuesday, May 26 and Sunday May 31st at 11pm. Upon registration you will receive an email containing your printable bib number to personalize and decorate, along with information on how to post pictures and your times. The winners will be announced on Monday, June 1st at 6pm during the Giving Week Celebration Facebook Live event!

Grassroots Jeopardy:

Sign up for a time slot with your friends and compete with others to test your knowledge on Tennis Trivia, Grassroots History, and more. We will host three 45-minute Jeopardy games on Wednesday, May 27th and Thursday, May 28th from 5pm-7:15pm. Each game will have three teams of five for a total of 15 participants. Click the button above to sign up for the day and time that works best for you and your friends. Sign up as a team with some friends or sign up singularly and we will have others join your team. The winners of each Jeopardy game will be announced on Monday, June 1st at 6pm during the Giving Week Celebration Facebook Live event!

Tennis Challenges:

Visit our website at www.grassrootste.org/weekofgiving to see the tennis challenge videos that Grassroots youth have demonstrated for you. We have tennis challenges for all age groups: red ball, orange ball, green ball, yellow ball, and footwork. You and your family can try the challenges, post the videos on Facebook and tag us @grassrootstenniseducation. The tennis challenge ends Sunday, May 31st at 11pm. The winners will be announced on Monday, June 1st at 6pm during the Giving Week Celebration Facebook Live event!

Giving Week Celebration Facebook Live:

Join us on Monday, June 1 at 6pm to hear about the week of giving and to see if we hit our goal of $15,000. We will review how jeopardy went and announce the winners of the 5K, silent auction, and tennis challenges. We look forward to seeing you there!

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Grassroots Week of Giving

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Week of Giving Activities

Engage with us and help raise $15,000 to support the children and youth of Grassroots!

The Grassroots Week of Giving starts Tuesday, May 26th and ends Monday, June 1st. We have several exciting ways to engage with us and support our effort to raise $15,000 to help close the revenue gap due to the COVID-19 crisis.

Thank you for your support and if you have any questions about any activity, please contact Daniel Pearson at admin@ngtenniseducation.org. 

Below is information and links for each activity

Kick off Facebook Live Event:

Join us Tuesday, May 26th at 6:30pm on Facebook Live to see Coach David Kimani and Coach Faycal Rhazali kick off our week of giving. They will outline what the week of activities will be, demo a tennis challenge, and answer any questions you may have. If you have not done so already, please follow us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/grassrootstenniseducation/. We look forward to seeing you there!

Silent Auction:

Bid now on incredible auction items such as a free tennis lesson with Coach Faycal Rhazali, and goody baskets themed around the Tennis Grand Slam locations. For any questions, contact Daniel Pearson at admin@ngtenniseducation.org. The winners will be announced on Monday, June 1st at 6pm during the Giving Week Celebration Facebook Live event!

Grassroots 5K:

Join us in our virtual, socially distanced 5K! You can walk, jog, or run anytime between Tuesday, May 26 and Sunday May 31st at 11pm. Upon registration you will receive an email containing your printable bib number to personalize and decorate, along with information on how to post pictures and your times. The winners will be announced on Monday, June 1st at 6pm during the Giving Week Celebration Facebook Live event!

Grassroots Jeopardy:

Sign up for a time slot with your friends and compete with others to test your knowledge on Tennis Trivia, Grassroots History, and more. We will host three 45-minute Jeopardy games on Wednesday, May 27th and Thursday, May 28th from 5pm-7:15pm. Each game will have three teams of five for a total of 15 participants. Click the button above to sign up for the day and time that works best for you and your friends. Sign up as a team with some friends or sign up singularly and we will have others join your team. The winners of each Jeopardy game will be announced on Monday, June 1st at 6pm during the Giving Week Celebration Facebook Live event!

Tennis Challenges:

Visit our website at www.grassrootste.org/weekofgiving to see the tennis challenge videos that Grassroots youth have demonstrated for you. We have tennis challenges for all age groups: red ball, orange ball, green ball, yellow ball, and footwork. You and your family can try the challenges, post the videos on Facebook and tag us @grassrootstenniseducation. The tennis challenge ends Sunday, May 31st at 11pm. The winners will be announced on Monday, June 1st at 6pm during the Giving Week Celebration Facebook Live event!

Giving Week Celebration Facebook Live:

Join us on Monday, June 1 at 6pm to hear about the week of giving and to see if we hit our goal of $15,000. We will review how jeopardy went and announce the winners of the 5K, silent auction, and tennis challenges. We look forward to seeing you there!