Berkeley Tennis Club Foundation

Berkeley Tennis Club Foundation

About the Berkeley Tennis Club Foundation:

“The Berkeley Tennis Club Foundation (BTCF) was established in 2007 as a non-profit 501 (c)(3) corporation. It is the charitable arm of Berkeley Tennis Club, created when members wanted to give donations to promote the sport of tennis. The foundation is governed by a Board of Directors who meet semi-annually to review foundation requests for funding and to make financial awards.”

Since 2007, over $70,000 has been disbursed to reputable tennis programs and deserving individuals:

Youth Tennis Advantage (YTA) in the SF Bay Area

Northern California Tennis Wheelchair Association

Restoration of the Berkeley High School tennis courts

Summer tennis camp scholarships at Berkeley Tennis Club to needy area juniors

Travel assistance to Berkeley Tennis Club juniors for national tournaments

Stipends for individual tennis coaching for top-level youth

Berkeley Tennis Club Foundation Mission:

Berkeley Tennis Club Foundation is committed to promote the sport of tennis through tennis competitions and tennis education and to make charitable contributions to organizations unaffiliated with Berkeley Tennis Club which promote tennis among young people and disabled persons.

BTCF Board of Directors:

Elizabeth Kibbey Adams (President)

Steve Langmaid (Treasurer)

Wendy Markel (Secretary)

Peter Beernink

David Chang, M.D.

Morten Christensen

Alisa Yee


If you would like to make a charitable contribution to the foundation, please stop by the club and fill out a donation form.

All funds raised go directly to our mission. Berkeley Tennis Club Foundation is an all-volunteer organization. We would like to thank all of our contributors and greatly appreciate donations of any amount.

(non-profit tax I.D. #11-3826992)