Jacksplace attend Tim Henman’s exclusive Pro-Am Tournament!

Young people from Naomi House & Jacksplace attend Tim Henman’s exclusive Pro-Am tournament.

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4 young people who attend Jacksplace, were guests at the Tim Henman Foundation’s 3rd Pro-Am Doubles Tournament at the National Tennis Centre, Roehampton on Wednesday 28th June.

The Tim Henman Foundation supports the Naomi House & Jacksplace ‘Make it Happen’ Project, which helps life-limited and life-threatened young adults find greater independence in life and realise their ambitions.

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The young people, their families and team members from the hospices watched a number of top-class tennis matches, then enjoyed a gala dinner and auction which included a speech from Ravi Mehta, pictured below, who uses the services at Jacksplace.

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The youngsters met Tim and Lucy Henman, Sir Andy Murray, Jamie Murray OBE, Grigor Dimitrov and, fresh from his win at Queen’s Club, Feliciano Lopez. 

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Tim and Lucy Henman have visited the hospices for children and young adults on a number of occasions, and the support of the Tim Henman Foundation has been key to the success of the charity’s pioneering Make it Happen project.

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