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Jacksonville 'Serving Up a Cure' Tennis Fundraiser in Feb.

December 30, 2013 03:00 PM
deewood_serving_up_a_cureDeerwood Country Club in Jacksonville, Fla., will host the 4th annual 'Serving Up a Cure' Tennis Tournament, benefiting pediatric brain cancer research and care, on Feb. 28-March 2, 2014.

All proceeds from the charity fundraiser go directly to two charities: The Ellie Kavalieros DIPG Research Fund, and the Jacksonville Mayo Clinic's Gabriel House of Care.

"After this year's tournament, we will have given away $75,000 to the Mayo's Gabriel House," says organizer Bill Sharpe. "Serving Up a Cure has become one of Northeast Florida's premier charity tennis events."

The event also includes the "Taste of Jax" player dinner on Friday night, and the legendary "Party to Ace Cancer" on Saturday evening featuring live music by Big Al and the Kaholics. The tournament includes men's, women's, and mixed doubles divisions.

Tournament registration is $85 per player, and registration is currently open.

To register go to www.servingupacure.com or for more info e-mail info@servingupacure.com.






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