Club Sponsored Fundraiser Help Fight Chronic Homelessness One Pickleball At A Time Just a reminder to anyone else who would like to donate a saleable item to the current online fundraiser. We are accepting donations until September 5th so there is only one more week.  Suggestions for items could be quality artwork including pottery, woodcraft, jewelry, outdoor (yard) items, lessons, and services. Please respond with the following information:
  1. Presentable Photo of the object(s)
  2. Description and/or dimensions of object or service
  3. Price – What is its worth and what price is appropriate to advertise
  4. Any other pertinent information you may like to include
  5. Your Name, Phone# and Email Address
The Fundraiser will run from September 6th to the 20th. Direct questions to:  Lou Salm 505-293-9643, Nancy Lesicka 505-710-0246 or Kris Keller 505-350-7620 Volunteering for 2020 Even though we are all struggling with the COVIS-19 pandemic, not playing or seeing our pickleball friends as much as we would like, you can still be part of pickleball in New Mexico. Are you ready to give something back to the ABQ Pickleball Club and the greater community? Here is your chance to be included in planning, training, events, communication and leadership of your pickleball club. Becoming a Club volunteer is your choice. Lead or follow; spend a lot of time or a little; share your knowledge, talents and skills; work with people or behind the scenes. It’s up to you. Please click on the button below to let us know what you can do for your Club. Sign Up! Here is a complete list of the committees that we are building, so you can get a better idea of what we are looking for: ABQ Pball Club Committees 2020 Let’s make 2020 the best giving, sharing, and socializing year yet!! A. Communications – Dale and her committee
  • a. Emails
  • b. Website
B. Facebook – John K. Elaine H, Jim B
  • a. Show club accomplishments
  • b. Advertise events
  • c. Recognition of athletes (all events, not only club)
  • d. Recognition volunteers
  • e. Add to website
C. Social Calendar – Joyce
  • a. Non-club activities and calendar
  • b. Club activities
  • c. Court 19
D. Resources/Financial Objectives – Nancy, Gary R, Bob W, Gretchen
  • a. Estimate costs per year (potential if senior affairs doesn’t sponsor club in 7 indoor facilities)
  • b. Monies currently per year
  • c. Other fund raising activities (goodwill, shirt sales, etc)
  • d. Insurance documentation
  • e. Maintaining nonprofit with state and federal
  • f. Money for porta potty
  • g. Trainers insurance
E. Membership and Promotion – Gary R, Linda W
  • a. Open houses
  • b. Press, etc.
  • c. COA approval of club board
F. Tournaments – Gary R, Nancy L, Linda W, Gretchen, Jim C
  • a. Mini-tournaments (dates, locations, styles)
  • b. Larger tournaments
  • c. New tournaments (i.e. east vs. west, etc)
  • d. Club to club tournaments
  • e. Prize giveaways/donations
  • f. Rewards
G. Referee – Nancy L, Ed W, Kris K, Linda R, Elaine H, Nancy Sh H. Training – Nancy L, John K
  • a. New people, intermediate, advanced
  • b. Improvement of skills
I. Leagues – Stacey, Rod C, Nancy Sh
  • a. Team
  • b. Singles – Rafael, Nancy Sh
J. Manzano Mesa – John K, Nancy Sh, TJ
  • a. AED
  • b. Clean up – Kris, Melissa
  • c. Welcoming format
  • d. Map and Club board
K. West side liaison – TJ L. Community Service – Nancy L, Linda W