ABOUT HOPE PERFORMANCE TENNIS
To be a viable non-profit tennis organization that would provide the youth of Ghana and the sub-region, a platform on which they would be able to combine both tennis performance and academic excellence for their own development.
To develop the abilities and potentials of young people through high performance tennis programs
Fair play and solidarity
To empower and inspire success in young people
To organize high performance Tennis programs for young people
To introduce the game of Tennis to virgin areas in Ghana
To raise the next generation of players for the national team.
The work of the foundation is done by volunteers. Our staff with their expertise in different fields are aware of the importance of their contribution to the overall goal of empowering young people.
We have 5 permanent staff members that runs the day to day administration of the foundation.
Programs and Project Coordinator
We have a pool of volunteers that helps us run our programs. Some are per meant and some are ad-hoc. The breakdown is as follows
Foundation Permanent Coaches
Programs and Projects
We invest hours and days as credited to us by our volunteers to run programs and projects tailored to our vision, mission and objectives.
Through fundraising and sponsor ships we are able to mobilize funds to invest in the future of kids in our unbending determination to empower young people
We commit ourselves to a scientific process of learning of the dynamics of the game and of the kids that benefit from our programs in other to give them a tailored kind of programs that meets both their current and future needs.
We channel majority of our funds in acquiring tennis and other sports equipment such as racquets, tennis balls, grips, clothes, tennis foot wears, tennis nets, grips, strings, tennis courts, physical training equipment and other relevant materials needed to help develop the game among young people.
WHAT WE DO
TENNIS DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMS
Organize Tennis Clinics
Organize Tennis Tournament
Organize Tennis Vacation Camps
Organize Coaching Courses
Training of Umpires
The building of new Tennis courts in virgin areas
Rehabilitation of old and abandoned Tennis courts and facilities
Distribution of Tennis Equipment
Organizing and participating in Tennis Workshops
Participation in local and international Tennis conferences
Organizing Tennis Awards
We facilitate the placement of players into colleges, academies, and universities
We provide escort support for junior players on local and international competitions
We partner with national and international Tennis organizations in other to cascade decision made at a high level to the grounds
We partner with international organizations to implement their programs locally
We partner with companies that are interested in using their corporate social responsibility to promote sports.
Working Towards a Better Tomorrow
WHO WE REACH
Our programs and projects are currently directed to Ghana with the long term vision of expanding to neighboring countries.
Primarily we direct our programs to kids below the age of 18 but we organize programs for adults also in other areas to have a holistic development of the program.
We are in good working relationship with the following communities
Ghana Tennis Federation
International Tennis Federation
Protection of children in sports
UN Youth Charter
African Youth Charter
We tailor our programs to teach kids about the game of tennis and learn of ways they can be empowered to reaching their highest potentials.
We guide kids to become self-aware and have a better appreciation of their environment and the tools at their disposal to become better citizens
We promote a knack for knowledge and the constant education of young people in and out of school
Our programs inspires and motivates kids to believe in themselves and their abilities to succeed.
Kids benefit from building a variety of skills set ranging from the art of communication, tennis skills and group learning and sharing
Through our programs we help the kids to build character and great virtues.
We consciously encourage kids to dream big and aspire to greater heights.
We promote an atmosphere of diversity in a safe space for kids to triumph
We develop kids in the game of tennis to practice and become competitive in the sport
All kids that benefit from our programs are protected by child protection polices and we help them understand what it means to their development
Kids get to know how and the processes of making decision and are able to contribute meaningfully to decision making
We promote the game of Tennis and contribute to the ongoing efforts by other stakeholders to make the sport popular
The work of the foundation is voluntary and the engagement of our cherished volunteers help create a better society through our communal engagement.
Through constant interaction we create a culture of positive behaviours among the kids such as going to school, being punctual and time conscious and fair play
Kids who benefit from our programs and initiatives are able to take actions to advance their growth and development
Ultimately we empower young people into a great future
We raise players for the junior and senior national teams
We help players find opportunities for further studies that meets both their tennis and educational desires
Our programs contribute in bridging the inequality gap among children especially girls
Beneficiaries of the foundation become civically informed and are able to participate positively in civic and governance spaces
We create the enabling conditions for young people to thrive
Our programs contribute largely in raising productive citizens who are able to contribute to their societies