WTA Charities was on hand at Indian Wells Kids Day with fun and inspiring initiatives for children on and off the tennis court - check out all the best photos right here!
WTA Staff
June 17, 2017

INDIAN WELLS, CA, USA - Before the start of the BNP Paribas Open, WTA Charities partnered with Indian Wells Kids Day and Harper For Kids to inspire and empower children.

Johanna Larsson, Annika Beck, Louisa Chirico took to Practice Court 2 at the Indian Wells Tennis Garden to host a children's clinic.

Kids from various schools took part to hit a few balls, get some tennis tips and have a chat with the players:

Indian Wells Kids Clinic

Indian Wells Kids Day Clinic

Indian Wells Kids Day Clinic

Indian Wells Kids Day Clinic

Indian Wells Kids Day Clinic

Indian Wells Kids Day Clinic

Indian Wells Kids Day Clinic

But the fun wasn't just on the tennis court; former WTA player Peanut Harper - who founded Harper For Kids, an organization that empowers children to succeed in life through enrichment programs - put together a fun table where kids could take part in artistic activities like clay molding.

 Peanut Harper WTA Alumnae

Peanut Harper WTA Alumnae

Peanut Harper WTA Alumnae

Check out all the fun from the Indian Wells Kids Day, courtesy of the BNP Paribas Open:

 


 

WTA Charities is the WTA's global philanthropic organization dedicated to making a positive impact across the globe. Our mission is to be a social responsibility vehicle built on the WTA's values to empower and provide for a better future. We're dedicated to combining, strengthening and enhancing the community and charitable efforts of the WTA through its members (players, alumnae and tournaments), along with our partners.

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