Est. 1952
LEGACY Center is open today!

Educational Programs

Gain new leadership and life skills


LEGACY uses tennis as a vehicle in preparing young people to be successful not only on court, but in their communities, and the greater world.

Our player development program delivers confidence, determination, engagement, professionalism, resilience, respect, teamwork, and toughness. Continuing the vision of Arthur Ashe, LEGACY students gain the leadership and life skills necessary to open doors to bright futures.

USTA Essay Program

The USTA Foundation NJTL USTA Essay Contest is a widely acclaimed educational tool. NJTL participants are asked to write essays answering a thought-provoking question requiring research and analysis.

Guidance Program

The Legacy Youth Tennis and Educations Guidance Program has a multipart mission but works with youth towards one culminating goal; to get student-athletes admitted to magnet and high-performing Middle and High Schools across Philadelphia.