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King of The Hill - Open Division Tennis Tournament at The Moorings on February 18, 2020

KING OF THE HILL 2020

King of The Hill - Open Division Tennis Tournament at The Moorings on February 11, 2020

King of The Hill - 40's Division at The Boulevard

Cullen DeWindt Wins 40's Division

 

After a very competitive and exciting night at The Boulevard Tennis Club, Cullen DeWindt was crowned King of the Hill for the Youth Guidance 40’s Division Tennis Tournament.

 

Who We Are

Innovation in Mentoring
 
Youth Guidance Mentoring Academy is the longest operating mentoring program in Indian River County. Youth Guidance has been serving at risk youth from low income, single parent families since 1973. As a pioneer in the mentoring movement in Indian River County, Youth Guidance exemplifies a grass roots, community supported solution to the problem of children growing up without sufficient positive adult role models in their lives.
 
Our Mission
 
Youth Guidance is dedicated to enriching the lives of Indian River County youth through mentoring relationships that inspire trust, self-esteem and positive futures.
 
 
 
 

Good Times at Youth Guidance King of the Hill Tennis Tournament - see video below

Henner Lenhardt Winner of the 50’s Division King of the Hill Tennis Tournament

Henner Lenhardt from Sea Oaks won the Youth Guidance King of the Hill (KOTH) Tennis Tournament 50’s Division Final last night at The Boulevard Tennis Club.  Pictured for left to right:  Henner Lenhardt and Gigi Casapu, KOTH Tournament Organizer/Fundraiser.

Semifinals of 50's Division

 
Pictured from left to right: Gigi Casapu, Dan Caragata, Joe Biedenharn, Henner Lenhardt, Emile DeCuba, Christophe Delavaut, John Koahou, Tim Brueggeman (taller, in the back), Michael Phelipa, Felix Cruz and Laurie Connelly at last night’s Youth Guidance King of the Hill Tennis Tournament.  Held at the Boulevard Tennis Club, the competition was for the semifinals of the 50’s Division.

KING OF THE HILL 2020

40’s & 50’s Div. - Boulevard Tennis Club - Tues.- Jan. 14-Feb.4 at 6:00 pm
Open Div. - Moorings Yacht and Country Club - Feb.11 -March 3 at 6:00 pm

Our Youth Guidance Children

Mike Natale, President of the Sebastian Exchange Club presented a check to Youth Guidance Mentoring Academy. A great supporter of Youth Guidance, the Sebastian Exchange Club donated five thousand dollars to sponsor this year’s 2020 King of the Hill Tennis Tournament, which begins in January.

Pictured from left to right:  Felix Cruz, YG Executive Director; Laurie Connelly, YG Board Member and Mentor; and Mike Natale.

Mardy Fish Children’s Foundation Check Presentation to YG

Helping to make a difference in children's lives in Indian River County, The Mardy Fish Children’s Foundation presented a check this morning to Youth Guidance Mentoring Academy for the health, fitness and nutrition component of our programs.  Pictured from left to right: Nathan Suranofsky, the Foundation’s Program Director; Felix Cruz, Executive Director, Youth Guidance Mentoring Academy; and Lynn Southerly, Treasurer of the Mardy Fish Foundation.

Please note: We have moved all but current news and events to our Youth Guidance News Page.

Thank You to Our Community Partners!

IMPACT 100 PRESENTS AWARD TO YOUTH GUIDANCE
THE HEAD, HEART AND HANDS COMMUNITY OUTREACH PROGRAM  OF INDIAN RIVER CLUB PRESENTS GRANT TO YOUTH GUIDANCE
GRAND HARBOR COMMUNITY OUTREACH PROGRAM AWARDS GRANT TO YOUTH GUIDANCE

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KING OF THE HILL 2020

Join Us...for the King of the Hill Tennis Tournament Fundraiser every Tuesday Night through March 3 at 6:00 pm at The Moorings Yacht and Country Club.

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