OWL Foundation - TennisForum.com
LinkBack Thread Tools
post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old Feb 13th, 2002, 05:09 PM Thread Starter
Senior Member
Join Date: Jan 2002
Posts: 2,282
OWL Foundation

PR: Venus Williams plays Fla. charity April 6

Venus Williams to Compete at Second Annual JPMorgan Chase Tennis
Challenge to Benefit the
OWL Foundation

(Delray Beach) -The second Annual JPMorgan Chase Tennis Challenge
benefiting the OWL Foundation will be held on Saturday, April 6 at 7:00
p.m. at the Delray Beach Tennis Center, it was announced today by
Oracene Williams, mother of tennis greats Venus and Serena, and founder
of the OWL Foundation. The OWL Foundation's mission is to provide
assistance to youth with special educational needs.

The inaugural event in 2001 featured ATP stars Justin Gimelstob, Andy
Roddick, Luke Jensen, Murphy Jensen, Serena Williams, and Venus
Williams. The exhibition featured singles matches and a special brothers
vs. sisters doubles match.

This year, the JPMorgan Chase Tennis Challenge will feature Venus
competing against a top WTA Tour player in a singles match. Other ATP
and WTA tour players who will participate will be announced later.
Serena will also support the event.

'Thanks to the sponsorship support of JPMorgan Chase, this event
provides at-risk children with much-needed special educational
services,' said Oracene Williams. 'It is my goal for the OWL Foundation
to provide the resources for children to reach their full educational

©Miller Sports Group LLC

THE SCOOP Sign up for our free email newsletter
Sample of THE SCOOP | About Tennis.com | Contact us | Privacy Policy |
Tennis Magazine Customer Service


Last edited by GogoGirl; Feb 13th, 2002 at 06:44 PM.
GogoGirl is offline  
Sponsored Links
post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old Feb 13th, 2002, 07:19 PM
Senior Member
Join Date: Dec 2001
Location: Hollywood and other classified areas
Posts: 7,125
This event should be televised.
They should also do some more charity events between March 4 and 17 during the Idiot Wells event.

Tee Rexx
Chairman, Williams Tennis Association
Tennis is a game ... Have fun with it!
TeeRexx is offline  
post #3 of 3 (permalink) Old Feb 13th, 2002, 08:09 PM
Senior Member
Join Date: Dec 2001
Location: Luxemburg
Posts: 412
IŽd love to see this brothers vs sisters match!

Good that Venus and Serena are socially engaged!
Carlitos is offline  

Quick Reply

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the TennisForum.com forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:


Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page

Posting Rules  
You may not post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome