The United States Tennis Association awards Tennis Memphis a grant for $100-thousand Dollars Thursday.
It's through the National Junior Tennis Leagues' Community Building through Tennis initiative.
The Check presented at the Eldon Roarke Tennis Center in Whitehaven.
Started in 2001, Tennis Memphis runs the 7 City of Memphis Tennis Centers, which include 50 outdoor, and 12-indoor courts for public use.
Some 25-hundred kids take part in after-school programs..
More than 25-players have earned College Tennis Scholarships through Tennis Memphis.