Ways To Give
Support our mission to prepare young people, especially those from under-resourced families and communities, for success as individuals and as active, responsible citizens through innovative tennis, education, life skills, and leadership development programming. Use your creativity and passion to take an active role by fundraising, donating or spreading awareness for our mission. Learn more about how to get involved!
|Annual Fund||A gift to the annual fund is a current-use, unrestricted gift that allows the staff, coaches, and Legacy youth to reach their fullest potential.|
|Legacy Love Campaign||A year-end appeal that celebrates the stories and life-time achievement afforded by Legacy and mission-based programming|
|EITC||Education specific program funding from state tax incentive program. Information for businesses can be found at newpa.com.|
|Scholarships||There is always an opportunity to provide a gift that can go towards directly subsidizing the costs of programming for one of our Center or Community athletes.|
|Rising Stars||This cohort of student athletes are “talent identified” from our community program, Changing the Game. Each week, they visit the center for tennis instruction with their “team” plus classroom activities (life skills), and a healthy meal. On Sundays, two students from each school, the “rising stars” have the additional opportunity for private and semi-private lessons. This same group benefits from being the primary focus of Achievement Coach, Josh Irving, who co-develops with them, and their guardians, Individual Achievement plans that cover academic, health and wellness, service learning and tennis goals.|
|Changing the Game||Changing the Game is Legacy’s signature community youth development program that provides Philadelphia communities free after school and low-cost summer programs that promote health, wellness, grit, resilience and individual achievement while offering regular family engagement. Students participate in free after school programming at their school and in their community park (as weather permits). From this broad population, a “cohort” of approximately 12 students from each site is integrated into tennis clinics at Legacy on a weekly basis and also enjoy classroom activities (life skills), and a healthy meal.|
|National Junior Tennis and Learning||The NJTL program provides seven weeks of tennis instruction, team and individual match play competition, life skills and mentorship, reading and reflective writing activities, information and lessons about Arthur Ashe’s historical life and legacy, a city-wide team and individual tennis tournament, a free t-shirt and the opportunity to compete in the USTA’s Arthur Ashe essay.|
|United Way||Donor #8690|
|NAP||Neighborhood Assistance Program administered by the State of PA as a tax incentive program. This directly supports programming at Chester Boys and Girls Club for Changing the Game. This program requires a commitment of an organization or corporation that will receive a 55% state tax credit.|
|Matching Gifts||Double your gift to Legacy by asking your company about matching gifts.|
Donate By Check: Please make checks payable to “Legacy Youth Tennis and Education”
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A copy of the official registration and financial information of Legacy Youth Tennis and Education may be obtained from the PA Department of State by calling toll-free, within PA, at 1-800-732-0999. Registration does not imply endorsement.