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2016 Ladies Tournament Raises $15,000!

Close to 100 tennis players competed in the 7th annual Aces Against Aneurysms fundraising tennis tournament at Pelican Athletic Club in Mandeville on April 11 , 2016, raising $15,000 in donations for Brain Support Nola, a nonprofit dedicated to supporting brain aneurysm survivors and raising awareness. Proceeds from this year’s tournament will go towards the […]

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Tournament committee members Rebecca Winchell and Deb Fournet

Tennis Tourney Raises $18,000 for Aneurysm Awareness

The New Orleans Advocate, April 29, 2015 – The sixth annual Aces Against Aneurysms Tennis Tournament proved to be a smashing success, with approximately $18,000 raised in doubles events for both men and women.  That’s approximately double what the tournament raised in past years, thanks in part to generous sponsors and players. Read more. Tweet

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Aneurysm Survivors Share Stories

March 31, 2005 – Aneurysm survivors Rebecca Winchell and Cindy Kemp share their stories with WDSU TV’s Heath Allen.  “I was just shampooing my hair and it’s just like ‘boom,’” Kemp said. “It’s like someone took a baseball bat to the back of my head.” “It’s the worst headache ever. It’s nausea, dizziness,” Winchell said. […]

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Last year's tournament raised $12,000

Aces Against Aneurysms Tennis Tournament-April 16, 2012

The date is set!   The third annual Aces Against Aneurysms Tennis Tournament will take place on Monday, April 16 at Pelican Athletic Club.  The tournament is an important fundraiser for our brain aneurysm support group.  We were able to fund medical research with proceeds from last year’s tournament. Email us at rebeccawinchell@gmail.com if you are […]

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