USTA Northern California is proud to honor those who work to promote and develop the game of tennis with the ACES (Awards Celebrating Excellence in Service). Honorees will be presented with ACES on Sunday, February 24, 2013 during a festive awards luncheon at Casa Real at Ruby Hill Winery in Pleasanton. There will be a cocktail reception beginning at 12:00 noon with the sit down lunch and awards presentation immediately following at 1:00 pm. The event will conclude at 3:30 pm.
The ACES are presented in several categories and celebrate our players, program participants, volunteers and organizations for their continued commitment and service to the tennis community. Categories include Leagues, Tournaments, Diversity, Community Tennis, Wheelchair Tennis and Adult League Captains of the Year.
This is event will have open as opposed to pre-assigned seating to afford guests’ more flexibility in trying to seat themselves in close enough proximity to each other as desired. This is a semi-formal luncheon. Jackets are recommended for gentlemen and a nice dress or dressy business suit for ladies. More about the event including driving directions may be accessed via the USTA Northern CA website www.norcal.usta.com or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
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USTA Northern California
The mission of the United States Tennis Association Northern California Section (USTA NorCal) is to promote and develop the growth of tennis as an inclusive and inviting lifetime activity in Northern California. USTA NorCal is a not-for-profit volunteer-based organization with over 37,000 adult members, 14,000 junior members and over 400 organization members, and is one of the 17 sections of the United States Tennis Association, the governing body of tennis in America and producer of the largest domestically based world class tennis event, the U.S. Open in New York City.
The Northern California Tennis Foundation (NCTF) is a 501.c.3 public supported tax exempt charity founded in 2010 (EIN # 263688410) and is the philanthropic entity of USTA NorCal. NCTF focuses on improving the quality of life by supporting Northern California community based organizations which promote educational, physical and social development through coordinated tennis activities. NCTF also funds junior tennis players residing in Northern California who do not have the financial means to receive individual instruction and/or to travel to and participate in USTA NorCal sanctioned tournaments or USTA National Championship tournaments.