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Come join the fun – free to watch on Saturday, but you’ll want to get SLAMFest tickets for a great nite of dancing with THE HOTCAKES, eating, drinks and auction Friday nite the 21st!

This event has become one of Hampton Roads’ most unique events of the year and one you’ll want to invite all your friends, family and neighbors too!

Player Registration is now open! 

NOTE: We encourage you to sign up today, as each year without fail, we reach capacity forcing us to close registration before our deadline of September 18th.

This is event is designed for the casual player, recreational player and amateur.  Pros and players with USATT ratings are encouraged to participate in our Celebrity/Pro SLAMFest events, however risk disqualification if attempting to play in the PingPongforCHARITY™ Recreation Tournament on September 22nd.
Register to Play!🙂
Don’t FORGET to get tickets for the Celebrity SLAMFest Events with Christian Laettner, Kenny Dennard, Adoni Maropis and Friends!  Plus The HOTCAKES! 

For additional details, check out the Schedule of Events

We look forward to seeing you at the Field House!

Cross-Train Your Brain.  Play Ping-Pong!


PingPong.GIVES Charity Foundation, Inc.
PingPongforCHARITY™ Celebrity SLAMFest Events and Tournament

Friday September 21st, 7pm – 11pm

One of the most unique and entertaining fundraisers of the year, featuring DUKE / NBA basketball standout CHRISTIAN LAETTNER (ready to challenge everyone!),  2 of the most skilled Female Pros exhibiting their talents (and you can challenge them!), the Roller Derby Girls, Food, Beer, Wine and Dancing to the tunes of The HOTCAKES! 


Only $45 per ticket – Good Price!

OR, Buy 10 for $400 saves $5 per ticket!

OR, Best Deal, Get 15 tickets for only $500!

License PingPongforCHARITY™


The Opportunity to partner with the Table Tennis Charity Foundation will enable your organization to bring the annual PingPongforCHARITY™ Celebrity SLAMFest™ Events and Recreation Tournament to YOUR city, providing a means to raise money, increase mental health awareness and integrate Ping Pong into your LOCAL community.

The annual events, and its proven business model have produced countless benefits for participating, qualifying Non-Profit Organizations.

As A Table Tennis Charity Partner, You Help Mental Health & Brain Fitness!


Raise Money, Improve Mental Health & Impact Your Local Community by Licensing PingPongforCHARITY™ Celebrity SLAMFest Events and Recreation Tournament

Cross-Train Your Brain.  Play Ping-Pong™

The Table Tennis Charity Foundation, a 501 c 3 non-profit organization, has been providing the ultimate Annual Cause Marketing Ping Pong Event for people of all ages and skill levels for more than 5 years. We are the creators of one of the most fun and unique fundraising weekends that draws Players, Spectators, Corporate Sponsors, Celebrities and Media Personalities.

License an Annual Event

The Table Tennis Charity Foundation is currently licensing the PingPongforCHARITY™ Celebrity SLAMFest™ Events and Recreation Tournament nationally to qualifying Non-Profit Organizations who would like to utilize the brand and the proven event model to raise awareness and funding for their local mental health/brain fitness cause, while integrating the sport into their community.

We are looking for enthusiastic, motivated business development directors, executive directors and non-profit organizations who can build and lead an organizational team to execute a proven event model that will generate incremental funding and increase awareness for your cause, while also successfully carrying out the mission and vision of the Table Tennis Charity Foundation, in partnership with your organization!

What’s in it for you?

  • Proven Event Model (Written Outline, Guide and Performa Provided)
  • “Built In” prospective Local / National Sponsors
    • including table tennis equipment provider
  • Increases Awareness of Your Mental Health / Brain Fitness Cause
  • Generates New and Incremental Funding
  • Enables integration of Table Tennis programs into Schools, Independent Living Communities, Medical Facilities
  • Protected Territory
  • Marketing Support/Use of Brand/Website/Social Media
  • Use of On Line Tournament Registration software and payment processing
  • Training, 24 hour support, event planning facilitation
  • Performance based partnership with TTCF and USATT
  • Low, one time license fee.
  • Uniquely Fun, Super Rewarding 

Ideal Candidates/Organizations

  • Mental Health / Brain Fitness Non-Profits
  • Business Development Directors, Fundraisers, Executive Directors
  • Entrepreneurial
  • Energetic
  • Enthusiastic
  • Motivated; Sports Minded
  • Connected to and/or Desire to give back to mental health/brain fitness causes
  • Background in team leadership, start-ups, event marketing and “connected” in your community

Business Partnership

  • 75% Charity Partner / 25% Table Tennis Charity Foundation
  • First Year One time License Fee: $1,750 (50% refundable after 1st year event)
  • First Year (projected) Total Gross Proceeds: $40,000 (conservative)
  • First Year (projected) Expenses: $33,000 (high side)
  • First Year (projected) New Net Proceeds: $7,000
  • 3 Year projected Net Proceeds Total: +$45,000
  • 3 year agreement; Lifetime Partnership

Next Steps

If bringing “YOUR” PingPongforCHARITY™ Celebrity SLAMFest™ Events and Recreation Tournament to “YOUR” City sounds exciting to you, please Contact Us and a representative will be in touch soon to discuss this wonderful opportunity.

On behalf of the Table Tennis Charity Foundation and its Board, we appreciate your interest and look forward to our potential mutual partnership to improve Mental Health & Brain Fitness through Ping Pong.

Please watch this video:

Cross-Train Your Brain.  Play Ping-Pong!

Best Regards,

Ken Lees, Founder/Volunteer President

Scott W. Sautter, Ph.D., ABN / Chairman of the Board

Table Tennis Charity Foundation

Virginia Beach, USA 23456

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t:    @PingPngCHARITY

d:   757.375.8198


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Schedule Of Events

10th Annual PingPongforCHARITY™ EVENTS

September 20th, 21st & 22nd, 2018

Download PingPongforCHARITY Events Overview 2018

10th Anniversary Celebrity VIP Welcome Party

Presented by GoResearch.Me

Thursday, September 20th, 2018 @ Chevy’s (formerly Eagles Nest Va Beach) (6:00 – 9:00 PM)


PingPongforCHARITY™ is celebrating its 10th year and will be welcoming 5 Special Celebrity Guests for a night to Meet, Mingle, Play, Get Autographs and Pics!

Join us @ Chevy’s for this VIP Party, presented by GoResearch.Me, and sponsored by Virginia Sports Hall of Fame and 757 Collectibles!


It’s a night to celebrate and it’s a night to raise money to improve Mental Health and Brain Fitness, in supporting the Mission of the PingPong.GIVES Charity Foundation.

Here’s the Deal:
This is a VIP, Invitation Only, Semi-Private Event — Tickets are Limited!
And only $60 (includes drink tix & food) for TWO Party Events or $45 for One Night Party Pass:
Sept. 20th at Chevy’s: Tenth Anniversary Celebrity Welcome Party 
Sept. 21st at the Virginia Beach Field House: PingPongforCHARITY™ Celebrity SlamFEST with the HOTCAKES 

Celebrity Autographs are Guaranteed to the FIRST 50 Anniversary Tickets Sold!  Autograph tickets allow you to bring your own item, or purchase an item from 757 Collectibles!

LIVE Auction of Autographed KETTLER Table Tennis Table!

When you buy your tickets, you’ll have a chance to 

Walk-Ins Welcome.
Single VIP Party Pass $45 (for Thursday or Friday Party) 

$60 for Both Parties (Thursday AND Friday Parties)! 

Chevy’s Bar and Restaurant are Open!

Celebrity SLAMFest Kick Off Party, w/ THE HOTCAKES

Friday, September 21st, 2018 (7:00 – 11:00 pm)


Buy SlamFEST Tickets!🙂

PingPongforCHARITY™ Amateur Tournament

Saturday, September 22nd, 2018 (8:00 am – 4:30 pm)


Designed for
All Age Groups!!
Singles / Doubles, Boys/Girls, Men/Women

8am Check-in
8:30am Tournament Begins
Free KETTLER Paddle & Killer T-shirt
Play Multiple Games & Multiple Players
Professional/Olympic Level Demonstrations

Events Held At Virginia Beach Field House: 2020 Landstown Centre Way, Va. Beach, VA 23456

Register to Play!🙂

Buy SlamFEST Tickets

One of the most unique and entertaining fundraisers of the year, featuring 5 Celebrities and Pros exhibiting their talents (and you can challenge them!), the Roller Derby Girls, Food, Beer, Wine and Dancing to the tunes of The HOTCAKES!

Only $45 per ticket – Good Price!

OR, Buy 10 for $400 saves $5 per ticket!

OR, Best Deal, Get 15 tickets for only $500!
Buy SlamFEST Tickets!🙂