La Amistad Foundation's 28th Annual Tennis and Silent Auction Fundraiser

Tennis Players Registration Deadline: April 4, 2018







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WHEN:

Friday and Saturday, April 13-14, 2018


Friday
7:30-9:30pm


Saturday
8:00 a.m.
8:15 a.m.
9:00 a.m. - Noon
12:15 p.m.*

Schedule of Events

Pre-Tournament Cocktail Reception with
hors d’oeuvres, Silent and Live Auctions


Tennis Registration
Courtside Continental Breakfast
Mixed Doubles Tournament
Tennis Player Luncheon/Awards

*featuring guest speaker and tennis legend JIM COURIER

View Jim's Bio

  • Born in Sanford, FL
  • Turned Professional in 1988
  • Won 4 Grand Slam titles
    • 2 French Opens
    • 2 Australian Opens
  • Holds the record for reaching the Finals of all 4 Grand Slams at the age of 22
  • Held the World #1 Ranking in 1992
  • Named the ITF World Champion and Jim Thorpe Player of the Year in 1992
  • Awarded the 1992 ATP Player of the Year
  • Won the U.S. Men’s Clay Court Championship in 1998
  • 23 Singles Titles
  • 6 Doubles Titles
  • Retired from Professional Tennis in 2000
  • Inducted into the International Tennis Hall of Fame in 2005
  • Tennis analyst and commentator
  • Founded InsideOut Sport & Entertainment which owns and operates the Champions Series
  • Founded the non-profit Courier’s Kids which supports tennis programs in the inner city of
    St. Petersburg, FL

WHERE:

Interlachen Country Club
2245 Interlachen Court
Winter Park, FL

WHY:

This event benefits La Amistad Foundation, dba Lakewood Center, a residential treatment center for individuals with chronic mental illness.

More Information:

Cocktail Invitation (PDF)
Tennis Event Brochure (PDF)
Contact Marlene Sands at 407-497-4424 or msands@laamistad.org