The Danbury Grassroots Tennis & Enrichment Program began serving the community in 2006 and is committed to the mission of improving the lives of selected young people in Danbury through the game of tennis and educational support. DGT & EP is a unique organization in that it provides educational support, teaches tennis, and teaches the importance of proper nutrition to over 60 children and their parents, at no charge.
DGT&EP received the 2012 USTA National Junior Tennis and Learning Program of the Year for New England
DGT & EP is needs based and committed to providing this program free
of charge to the population we serve. This includes tennis instruction, equipment, tutoring and enrichment, tournament and match play, and special occasion field trips. We provide educational support, teach the basics of tennis, and encourage an active and healthy lifestyle in our youth.