Save the Date!

Join us Friday, April 21 at the Cadre’ Building for the 4th Annual
“A Serving for Tennis”, benefiting Tennis Memphis. We need your help to make this event the biggest and best ever!
Tickets are available for purchase online. Buy your tickets before April 8 to be eligible for the Early Bird rate of $85 (plus Eventbrite fees)  Click the link to view a sign up list where you can volunteer.

Food & FUN-raising

At our annual fundraiser, A Serving for Tennis, guests sample dishes from some of Memphis’ finest restaurants, great wines and beers, and join tennis friends to raise funds and awareness for Tennis Memphis’ National Junior Tennis and Learning (NJTL) programs. A stunning sensory experience, the event is a huge party, attended by hundreds in support of one of the finest youth empowerment programs in our community that makes a positive difference in the lives of thousands of children.


Food Tasting

Sample cuisine from All-American, Greek, Italian, Cajun, Pacific Asian, to Soul Food and Memphis BBQ.

Food Contest

  • Guests Vote for Best Dish
  • 15 Participating Restaurants
  • Winning Restaurant Earns Trophy and Bragging Rights

Silent Auction

Guests could bid on an array of items from fine jewelry, spa packages, autographed sports memorabilia to tennis favorites–all for a great cause!

  • Retailers, restaurants and organizations donate items.
  • Highest bidder takes the loot!
  • Guests Win–Tennis Memphis Wins!


Partcipating Restaurants

Good Food, Good Fun, Good People!

Auction Donors

Bahama Breeze Gift Certificate

Brooks Museum Family Membership

Original Oil Painting by Jane Keltner

Panera Bread Gift Certificate

Raleigh Tire Gift Certificate

Season’s 52 Restaurant Gift Certificates

Original Oil Painting by Tom Stem

2 Private Tennis Lessons from Angela McGahee

2 Private Tennis Lessons from Trip Wills

2 Weeks of Tennis Memphis Tennis Summer Camp

TennisSmith Backboard

Yeti Cooler

Epic Salon Gift Certificate

Susan Ferkin Pottery Bowls

Signed Geoff Calkins Book, “Jump”

Geoff Calkins Speaking Engagement

One Month of USMC Boot Camp

Celery Ladies Upscale Resale Gift Certificate

Marci Lambert Photography Voucher

Malco Theatres Gift Certificate

Autographed Mallory Lightman Lester Book