Housing Works is serving up a new spin on fundraising! Join us for Wimbledon on the Hudson, a Wimbledon-themed, round-robin tennis tournament at //www.rirctennis.com/”>Roosevelt Island Racquet Club. Dress in your tennis whites or come as your favorite grass court player or Wimbledon Champion. Sip champagne and enjoy strawberries from the sidelines or get into the action. Find your inner Federer and //www.firstgiving.com/process/raisemoney/default.asp?did=24963&skip=home”>register to play (space is limited).
Go to: Housing Works’ page on //www.firstgiving.com/process/raisemoney/default.asp?did=24963&skip=home”>www.firstgiving.com
Select the event: “Wimbledon on the Hudson”
Go through the registration process, including waiver and $50 registration fee
Each $50 player registration fee is a charitable donation to Housing Works and comes with a //www.shophousingworks.com/membership.cfm”>Housing Works Friend Membership.
In addition to the $50 registration fee, players are also required to raise at least $100 for Housing Works.
Spectator tickets are $25 each – space is limited!
Each $25 ticket purchase is a charitable donation to Housing Works.
Raffle prizes include:
- U.S. Open Gift Basket
- Fed Cup Gift Basket
- Mason’s Tennis Mart Gift Basket
- Billie Jean King Cup poster signed by Kim Clijsters and Svetlana Kuznetsova
- And more…
WHEN: Monday, June 14, 2010 at 6:00pm
WHERE: //www.rirctennis.com/”>Roosevelt Island Racquet Club, 281 Main Street, Roosevelt Island, NY 10044
WHY: All proceeds will benefit Housing Works’ lifesaving //www.housingworks.org/services/”>services for homeless and low-income New Yorkers living with HIV/AIDS, such as housing, meals, and medical care. Founded in 1990, Housing Works is New York City’s largest community-based nonprofit AIDS organization.
EVENT INFO: Dan Wilson
PRESS CONTACT: Rebecca Edmondson