Thank you for giving the life-changing gift of tennis in 2023! Your support benefited 200+ children, 100+ adults, and 40+ tennis professionals (25 women) around the world.

PTR Foundation 2023 Financials:

“Dennis Van der Meer, Founder of PTR and PTR Foundation, changed the face of tennis forever, advanced the teaching profession immeasurably, and was a singularly far reaching individual in his field. He realized his largest dreams, advanced the sport surpassingly and ultimately made tennis much more accessible than it ever would have been without him.”

International Hall of Fame

2023 Donation Goal – $100,000


We have an ambition to help you, but we can’t do it alone.

We extend our heartfelt gratitude to PTR members, IMPs, PTR staff, Head Racquet Sports, OnCourtOffCourt, Dunlop, Tennis-Point, USTA Foundation, USTA Norcal, City Racquet Sports, Babolat, Van der Meer Tennis Academy, Ed Snider Youth Hockey & Education, PTR and our board members, and other thoughtful donors for their unwavering support and collaboration.

It is an honor to work alongside our volunteer team, Todd Holway, Jack Rende and Jeff Dalpiaz. Todd designs, built and manages our website, newsletter and emails; Jack manages all our social media accounts and Jeff is our content editor. Their passion, dedication and skill have been instrumental in achieving our objectives.

We have some exciting special events planned for this year. Please stay tuned and continue to give us a thumbs up on social media and the newsletter. May the new year be filled with happiness and success to all.

December Tennis Trivia

What is the maximum time allowed between points in Grand Slam matches?

Tennis Trivia Answers

September – Virginia Slims
October – Rod Laver
November – Stefan Edberg and Boris Becker
December – 25 seconds