We are a volunteer group that teaches tennis as a platform for mentoring and community building to at-risk youth in four public housing communities in Bed-Stuy, Brooklyn. Every Saturday from 12:30 - 3:00, May through September, we literally bring tennis to the kids by setting up temporary tennis courts within their communities. Each community comprises a tennis "club", with its own team jersey, and volunteer group. At the end of each season we put on a tennis jamboree with free T-shirts, trophies, and BBQ. All youth participants get a team jersey and compete for their respective club. We hold two fundraisers in Manhattan and Brooklyn to support our efforts. We have fun, play tennis, and make friends!!

Our season begins Saturday, May 30, 2015. Formally sign up to volunteer with KCTL here: http://www.kingscountytennisleague.org/volu...

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We just grab a coffee and speak French. Some people have been coming every week for months... it creates a kind of warmth to the group.

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