Chris Evert raises funds for drug abuse and child neglect with the 29th annual Chris Evert/Raymond James Pro-Celebrity Tennis Classic fundraiser November 9-11. Evert’s press statement, “Our continued association assures a bright future for at-risk children and their families as we continue to raise funds to combat drug abuse and child neglect. Raymond James has been an essential part of our annual Chris Evert/Raymond James Pro-Celebrity Classic weekend fundraisers, and I’m grateful that they will continue to partner with us.”

The charity has raised more than $24 million for the Ounce of Prevention Fund of Florida and the Drug Abuse Foundation of Palm Beach County.

For information go to or contact Chris Evert Charities at 561-394-2400.

Source: Chris Evert celebrity tennis fundraiser to again combat drug abuse