On December 15, 2016, the USTA Foundation announced that it had been selected as the official charity of the 2017 BNP Paribas Showdown. 2017 will mark the 4th consecutive year that the USTA Foundation has served in that role. The USTA Foundation will host a fundraising reception with the players on the evening of the event, March 6, 2017. Funds raised will support the organization's funding of scholarships and programming grants to under-resourced youth as well as tennis and education programs.
Packages for the reception can be purchased at www.ustafoundation.com/worldtennisday.
USTA Foundation helps serve up dreams by supporting tennis and education programs for under-resourced youth which are designed to improve health, build character, teach life skills and motivate students to strive for academic excellence. For more information on USTA Foundation, visit www.ustafoundation.com. Or stay connected through Facebook at www.facebook.com/USTAFoundation, and on twitter.com/USTA_Foundation.