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At the First Dink Foundation, our youth pickleball programs are successful because of our dedicated team of coaches and volunteers. We are always seeking caring, enthusiastic
individuals to help empower kids through pickleball. Make an impact on youth in our area by sharing your time and talents with the First Dink Foundation. Together, we'll serve kids through the sport of pickleball, developing citizens equipped to contribute to society.



We are looking for coaches – all experience levels are welcome

Want to serve as a mentor for local youth while enjoying the fun sport of pickleball? The First Dink Foundation seeks coaches for our various pickleball programs and clinics. You don't need to be a pro player - just have a desire to positively impact kids!

As a First Dink Foundation coach, you'll teach the fundamentals of pickleball through drills and games. More importantly, you'll model our core values like teamwork, leadership, and integrity.


Your guidance on and off the court will empower youth to succeed. No prior coaching or pickleball experience is required. We'll provide training on skills, rules, and
teaching techniques. Just show up with enthusiasm and a commitment to making a difference in young lives!
Give back to your community by becoming a First Dink Foundation coach. Email to get started. Together, we'll build citizens and athletes through the
wonderful sport of pickleball!



Volunteers are also needed off the court

In addition to coaches, The First Dink Foundation relies on dedicated volunteers to create enriching pickleball programs for youth. There are many impactful ways to contribute your time and talents to our nonprofit organization.

We need enthusiastic volunteers to assist with:
● Fundraising activities like donation drives, grant writing, and planning special events
● Administration work such as data entry and compiling email lists
● Supporting our programming by providing supervision, setup, and cleanup at clinics
● Helping at public events like tournaments, block parties, and community fairs
● Contributing your skills in operations, marketing, finance, or technology

No prior experience is necessary - just a passion for supporting youth development and some time to give. Whether you can volunteer occasionally or on an ongoing basis, your help is needed!



In addition to volunteers, the First Dink Foundation also seeks valuable partnerships with companies of various sizes. There are many ways your organization can support our mission of empowering youth through pickleball and community engagement.

Partner benefits include:
● Sponsoring our programs or events
● Donating equipment like paddles and balls for clinics
● Providing grants or financial contributions
● Having employees become coaches or volunteers
● Hosting youth volleyball clinics or events at your company
● Showcasing your commitment to corporate social responsibility
Together, we can serve up success for young people across our community. Your partnership
will help build character, leadership, and civic engagement - shaping a brighter future. Align your
company with a cause that makes a difference. Contact us today to explore partnership
opportunities with the First Dink Foundation! 

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