Forehands for Philanthopy: A Benefit for Crisis Nursery
I continued to be involved with Crisis Nursery in Urbana, Illinois, after I worked there as the Special Events Coordinator.
Crisis Nursery creates an "Island of Safety" dedicated to the prevention of child abuse and neglect by providing 24-hour emergency care for children and support to strengthen families in crisis.
Earlier this year, Brian Baker approached me about how he could get rid of all of his tennis racquets that he no longer used. It says a lot about him that he's willing to donate them to a cause such as this. As a result, all of them, 23 in all, are up for auction on ebay. Here's the list: