Founded in 1999, Tenacity is a Boston-based organization dedicated to helping at-risk urban youth develop skills, build character and find pathways to excellence. Combining tennis and fitness with literacy, tutoring and mentoring activities, Tenacity has served over 20,000 kids through after-school, in school and summer programs. Tenacity's mission is to improve the scholastic, character and physical development of urban youth by combining tennis instruction and academic support with a focus on life skills.

Charity Navigator Ratings

Overall Rating

(3/4)|83.94 Score


(2/4)|77.65 Score

Accountability & Transparency

(4/4)|96 Score



Headquarter Address

38 Everett Street
Suite 50
Boston, MA 02134