"When Elina came to court with the kids, I could see Elina getting excited," said Tim Stallard, executive director of the Bush Tennis Center. "She was natural and enthusiastic, and she had a desire to encourage her children throughout the day and obviously had a big impact on her."
"We are very grateful for Elina's support and time, and we are honored to have helped her build her foundation," Stallard added.
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Former US President George W. Bush and Davis Cup captain Mardy Fish announced their congratulations and their support for Svitolina.
"[My wife] Laura and I recognized the WTA final champion Elina Svitolina for her achievements in the court and acknowledged her remarkable achievements in helping children who need help with the Bush Tennis Center "President Bush, the 43rd President of the United States, stressed," We can achieve that much when we work together for greater cause. "
"I want to celebrate Elina Svitolina with a new foundation that will help children around the world through tennis sports," Fish said. "Elina's efforts to help American children through the ACE Outreach Program at the Bush Tennis Center are especially important."
"I went on a few trips to the Midlands to help support the Bush tennis center, and I had a positive impact on the children of West Texas." "We are looking forward to returning to Texas on March 18 to have Elina run a junior clinic at the TbarM Racquet Club and celebrate the foundation."
Please visit www.elinasvitolinafoundation.org For more information.