Offer urban youngsters the chance to learn an unfamiliar sport and sharpen their skills on and off the courts.
"HJTEP has been a part of our family life since our older son, who is now playing college tennis, joined in 2006. The organization, staff and coaches have been an integral part of our kids' upbringing. What my kids have learned at HJTEP is not just about tennis, but about good work ethic, commitment, tenacity, good sportsmanship, the necessity for diversity and inclusiveness, empowerment, being part of a team and much more. Even after our youngest son goes off to college next year, HJTEP will always be a part of all of our lives."
— Debbie Taylor-Kerman
Impact at HJTEP
Over 10,000 students reached.
80% of program graduates have attended college.
Over 40 years of service.
95% graduation rate for high school level participants.
HJTEP INAUGURAL GOLF EVENT 2021
We are excited to announce the Harlem Junior Tennis and Education program (HJTEP) Inaugural Golf Benefit. We would be honored if you would attend this outdoor celebration and fundraiser that will take place on September 27, 2021 from 10am to 5pm at the Wykagyl Country Club in New Rochelle, New York.Read Full Story