La Amistad Foundation's 28th Annual Tennis and Silent Auction Fundraiser

Tennis Players Registration Deadline: April 4, 2018

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Friday and Saturday, April 13-14, 2018


8:00 a.m.
8:15 a.m.
9:00 a.m. - Noon
12:15 p.m.*

Schedule of Events

Pre-Tournament Cocktail Reception with
hors d’oeuvres, Silent and Live Auctions

Tennis Registration
Courtside Continental Breakfast
Mixed Doubles Tournament
Tennis Player Luncheon/Awards

*featuring guest speaker and tennis legend JIM COURIER

View Jim's Bio

  • Born in Sanford, FL
  • Turned Professional in 1988
  • Won 4 Grand Slam titles
    • 2 French Opens
    • 2 Australian Opens
  • Holds the record for reaching the Finals of all 4 Grand Slams at the age of 22
  • Held the World #1 Ranking in 1992
  • Named the ITF World Champion and Jim Thorpe Player of the Year in 1992
  • Awarded the 1992 ATP Player of the Year
  • Won the U.S. Men’s Clay Court Championship in 1998
  • 23 Singles Titles
  • 6 Doubles Titles
  • Retired from Professional Tennis in 2000
  • Inducted into the International Tennis Hall of Fame in 2005
  • Tennis analyst and commentator
  • Founded InsideOut Sport & Entertainment which owns and operates the Champions Series
  • Founded the non-profit Courier’s Kids which supports tennis programs in the inner city of
    St. Petersburg, FL


Interlachen Country Club
2245 Interlachen Court
Winter Park, FL


This event benefits La Amistad Foundation, dba Lakewood Center, a residential treatment center for individuals with chronic mental illness.

More Information:

Cocktail Invitation (PDF)
Tennis Event Brochure (PDF)
Contact Marlene Sands at 407-497-4424 or