Recent News: GACTA

  • Sixth Annual AIM for the Stars Gala

    “AIM for the Stars” is Aces In Motion’s annual fundraising event you won’t want to miss.  Come celebrate our 6th annual event at the new Cade Museum on Friday evening, November 8th 2019.  Guests will enjoy dinner by Blue Water Bay, open bar, silent auction, and a fun filled evening of presentations, dancing and community.  Your attendance will be supporting our mission to “Coach for Life Beyond the Court” as […]

  • Fifth Annual AIM for the Stars Gala

    The Fifth Annual AIM for the Stars Gala features a new location at the Cade Museum, dinner catered by Blue Water Bay, and guest appearances by Todd Martin, MaliVai Washington, and Bryan Shelton. We think it will be a fabulous evening supporting a good cause, the Aces in Motion After-School Program. For more information, to purchase tickets, and to register for the silent auction, click on the link below or click […]

  • GACTA’s Aces in Motion Program Participating in The AMAZING GIVE

    Aces in Motion needs your support! The 24 hour Community Day of Giving begins on the evening of Wednesday March 21st and continues through Thursday March 22nd.

  • GACTA’s Aces in Motion program is Part of the Amazing Give

    24 hours of community giving, from Wednesday March 29th, 6 p.m. through Thursday March 30th 6 p.m. Please support our Aces in Motion program.  

  • AIM Volunteer Appreciation Party – Dec. 4th

    Join us for a Volunteer Appreciation Party and Fundraiser on Sunday, December 4th, 2016. Click Here to Download PDF Invitation

  • GACTA Awarded the 2016 USTA Florida Member Organization of the Year

    Community Tennis Volunteers, Players Honored at 2016 USTA Florida Annual Awards From USTA Florida. Gainesville Area Community Tennis Association Their slogan is “Tennis for All, Strive for Success, Play for Life!” USTA national stole some of the thunder of this award when the GACTA was announced as the national NJTL Chapter of the Year Award recipient, and presented with the award at the US Open. Now the Gainesville community tennis association […]

  • Third Annual “AIM for the Stars” Fundraiser

    Get your tickets here for the Third Annual Bryan Shelton Celebration, a fundraiser to benefit GACTA’s Aces in Motion programming for students from low-income families and those with developmental disabilities. The event will be held on Friday, August 19th, 2016 at the Gainesville Woman’s Club, starting at 6:30 p.m. Highlights of the evening will include a welcome by Bryan Shelton, UF Head Men’s Tennis coach, presentations by Aces in Motion participants, […]

  • The Amazing Give and GACTA

      GACTA is one of the non-profits participating in the Amazing Give, which is a 24 hour long online fundraising effort, hosted by the Community Foundation of North Central Florida, that offers a selected group of non-profits the opportunity to raise funds to support their organizations. We are hoping to win at least one of the $1,000 incentive prizes available. In particular, a $1000 prize will be awarded to the participating […]

  • GACTA Annual Meeting and Volunteer Appreciation Party

    Come out to celebrate our volunteers for GACTA’s Volunteer Appreciation Party on Sunday, December 13th, at the 300 Club from 3:30 – 6:30 pm! There will be a round robin, tennis clinic, drinks and pizza from Humble Pie. Tickets are $20! E-mail Addison Staples (addison@ with your name and level to reserve your spot. We are capping this event at 50 players so make sure to e-mail Addison soon! Looking […]

  • The Second Annual Bryan Shelton Celebration of Tennis

    A fundraiser to benefit GACTA’s Aces in Motion Tennis Outreach Program.  PURCHASE TICKETS Evening Celebration Friday August 21st, 2015 Gainesville Woman’s Club 6:30 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. Live music by Gosia and Ali Food by Southern Charm Kitchen Silent Auction and Raffle Let’s Make a Racket! Saturday August 22nd, 2015 DB Racquet Club 9 a.m.- noon (check in 8:30 a.m.) Community Tennis Clinic Refreshments by Bagel Bakery and Mojo Hogtown […]