If your organization or facility is looking to grow junior tennis and need additional help financially or equipment borrowing, CLICK HERE to review the 2016 Junior Growth Grant Application  

Middle & High School Development          Funding of any junior programs/grants

Early Start Programs FREE clinics for 6 - 8 year olds 

Mission Statement:  The purpose is to promote the development of tennis as a means of healthful recreation and physical fitness for all Northern Nevada/Lake Tahoe region children; and to provide charitable and educational means exclusively for these children.​

2017 Junior Tennis Objectives to foster personal growth and physical development while learning a lifetime sport:   

  1. Complimentary introductory tennis days for all ages 
  2. Local tournaments promotion and guidance
  3. Team Tennis
  4. Development Grants:     
  • Start-up tennis programs
  • Subsidized tennis programs
  • Marketing of programs​     

The BLTA's 2017 junior tennis benefit gala was held on January 28th at the Atlantis Hotel and Casino.  The 2017 theme was Wild Wild West.  All attendees were encouraged to dress up and we had trappers from the old west, Roy and Dale Rogers, Kitty from the Long Branch Saloon and the average cowboy.  We featuring line-dancing instruction from Amanda of Dancin' and the boys from Reno Gun & Range were on site with their lazer gun booth.  Dr. Pitts Orthodontics showed up with their photo booth and a bunch of showdown fun was held.  Congratulations to Marc Garcia who won the competition the shooting contest.   

     The Biggest Little Tennis Association is a non-profit organization and all meeting are open to the public.  If you plan to attend and would like to be on the agenda, please contact us via email at tennis@blta.org two weeks before the meeting.  We meet monthly in the evenings at 6:00 pm.  If you are planning to attend check the agenda for the meeting location.   
     If you would like to make a DONATION to the BLTA please click on program that you would like to donate.  We appreciation all donations and remember we are a 501 c3 so your donation is tax deductible.

     If you shop at Amazon, you can Click on this LINK , Select Biggest Little Tennis Association and 5% of your purchase will be donated by Amazon.  Wow, that easy.   
     If you would like to donate to the Biggest Little Tennis Association to use the money as seen with this paypal buttons, click on the appropriate button.  The board of directors and all of the kids benefiting from your donations, thank you. 

2016/17 Agendas and Minutes:​​


04/05/16    AGENDA       MINUTES

05/03/16    AGENDA       MINUTES

06/07/16    AGENDA       MINUTES

06/28/16   AGENDA        MINUTES 

08/02/16   AGENDA        MINUTES  

09/07/16   AGENDA        MINUTES

09/28/16   AGENDA        MINUTES

11/02/16   AGENDA        MINUTES

12/6/16    AGENDA         MINUTES

01/05/17  AGENDA         MINUTES

02/07/17  AGENDA         MINUTES

03/07/17​  AGENDA         MINUTES

04/04/17  AGENDA         MINUTES

If you are interested in past Agendas or Minutes, please contact us with your date of interest at tennis@blta.org

Junior Tennis Benefit Gala

Serving Junior Tennis in Northern Nevada

The Biggest Little Tennis Association

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2017 Board of Directors

Left to right:  Christy Funk - Treasurer; Sherri Elcano - Board Member; Deborah Alarcon - President; Michelle McKibbin - Board Member; John Matkulak - VP; Evan Brown - Board Member; Kristine Wymore - Secretary; Candace Smith - Special Committee Member 

Tel:      (775) 827-8805 (Christy Funk)  
Email:  tennis@blta.org
Facebook: www.facebook.com/blta.org 

Twitter:  bltatennis