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Tennis Round Robin Event Raises over $900

On Wednesday, October 4th, 2017 Down the Line and Beyond Foundation supporters enjoyed a great round robin hosted by Tom Gutteridge while attending our first round robin fundraiser hosted at the Cynwyd Club. 20 tennis players attended and played matches

Paddle Fundraiser raises over $2500

On Saturday, October 7th, 2017 Down the Line and Beyond Foundation supporters enjoyed paddle, food and a raffle while attending our annual Paddle Clinic fundraiser at Martin’s Dam hosted by Charles Schwab with special guest Drew Broderick, the #1 paddle

Bodine Finish Second in Philadelphia Tennis League

  The Bodine High School girls team, in their first season with DTLB’s help, finished second in the Philadelphia Tennis League. They compiled a 10 and 2 record, only losing to league champions Lincoln High School. The team went from

Bodine High School Begin Season with Two Wins

Bodine began their season with a 5-0 victory over West Philadelphia High school, and a 3-2 victory over String Theory High School. Great work girls!  

DTLB Summer Wrap-Up

DTLB Partnership with Philadelphia Freedoms

DTLB partnered with the Philadelphia Freedoms this year to bring professional tennis to the city of Philadelphia. Over 100 children and parents from the DTLB outreach programs were able to watch their first tennis match, while our ambassadors got to

DTLB Ambassadors Meet Tennis Champion Ilana Kloss

  Twenty girls from Bodine High School and our other DTLB programs were lucky enough to attend a Philadelphia Freedoms match and meet CEO of World TeamTennis and former chair of the Women’s Sports Foundation (WSF) Ilana Kloss. DTLB was

DTLB wins 10 and Under Freedom’s Event at Episcopal Academy

DTLB took it’s first Philadelphia Freedoms 10 and Under TeamTennis tournament at Episcopal Academy this summer. The four players were all from different schools and had never played on a hard court before, only working with Billie Jean King’s Eye

DTLB and Philadelphia Freedoms Pop-Up Tennis Tour presented by UnitedHealthcare visit Boys and Girls Club

On May 25th, the Philadelphia Freedoms Pop-Up Tennis Tour presented by UnitedHealthcare, in partnership with the Down The Line and Beyond foundation, held its first clinic of the summer for 75 children at the Boys and Girls Club of Bridesburg. The children

Acing Academics Begins at Shawmont Elementary

Down The Line began it’s first education program at Shawmont Elementary for the Spring Semester. The “Acing Academics” Program was created by Cara Wallin, M.A.Ed, Educational Advisor for DTLB. This program was derived from the ACE curriculum created by the