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Lobs & Lessons Summer Program

Summer camps for youth enrichment through the sport of tennis.

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Discovery Summer Program

Offers in-depth experiences in science, technology, engineering, arts and health sciences while experiencing a college setting.

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Improving the quality of youth programs.

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Recent News

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    Discovery Program Featured in RVA News Article
    Jul 9, 2015

    The article highlights the service of VCU students Helen Westergren and Elisa Rudolph who are hosting their own week-long day camp for adolescents in grades 6-8 as part of 1708 Gallery’s 10 x 10 series.

    MFYC Staff Attends Ready by 21 National Meeting
    Apr 8, 2015

    The annual event brings together hundreds of leaders from around the country who are working to get all young people ready by 21 – for college, work and life.

2014-2015 At a Glance

In the 2014-2015 Academic Year, the Mary and Frances Youth Center:

  • Served 900+ youth in the Richmond area
  • Had 200 volunteers
  • Facilitated 1,260 volunteer hours


Award for Lobs & Lessons

In 2011, Lobs & Lessons was named one of the National Junior Tennis & Learning Chapters of the Year!



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