Racquet Up Detroit
To support and empower youth of Northwest Detroit to achieve their full potential in life
About Racquet Up Detroit
Racquet Up Detroit is an out-of-school youth development program which uses the sport of squash, in combination with academic tutoring, literacy development, fitness education, community service, and mentoring to make a lasting positive impact on the lives of Detroit public school students.Â Founded in 2010 through a collaboration with the Squash and Education Alliance (SEA), Racquet Up works with one hundred 5th through 12th grade students and 25 post-secondary graduates.
Develop the youth of Northwest Detroit toward their full potential in life
All students will graduate from high school and post-secondary education with healthy habits, positive character and a viable plan for career and personal success
Respect, Effort, Appreciation, Compassion, Honesty