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Maureen Connolly Brinker Tennis Foundation Inc.

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Last profile update: 07/22/2016
Last grant data update: 01/14/2017

At A Glance

Maureen Connolly Brinker Tennis Foundation Inc.

(formerly Maureen Connolly Brinker Girls' Tennis Foundation, Inc.)

6310 Lemmon Ave., Ste. 275

Dallas, TX United States 75209

Telephone: (214) 352-7978

URL: www.mcbtennis.org

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

EIN

237040481

BRIDGE Number

2932258699

Background

Established in 1969 in TX - Founded in the name of the late Maureen ("Little Mo") Connolly Brinker, the first female tennis player to win all four Grand Slam tournaments in the same year. An accident while horseback riding in 1954 ended her tennis career at age 19. She was inducted into the International Tennis Hall of Fame in 1969 and the International Women's Sports Hall of Fame in 1987.

Purpose and Activities

The foundation support the development of junior tennis.