March 19, 2012

The Honourable Pat Toomey

United States Senator


Honourary Co-Chair

ICAS Liberty Tennis Classic Invitational Spring
April 14 2012
Arthur Ashe Youth Tennis and Education Center (AAYTE)

Dear Friend:

We are pleased to share with you that The Honourable Pat Toomey (United States Senator: R-PA) has been named, effective immediately, Honourary Co-Chair of the Host Committee for the ICAS Liberty Tennis Classic Invitational Spring which is slated to be held on April 14 2012 at AAYTE Center in Philadelphia.

Pat was elected to the U.S. Senate from Pennsylvania on a platform of limited government, economic and job growth and job growth, and restoring fiscal responsibility. Since joining the Senate in January, he has distinguished himself as a leader on economic, financial services and budgetary issues, striving to restore fiscal discipline to Washington and economic opportunity for all Americans. Among other things, Pat has introduced a 10-year balanced budget proposal that received more votes in the Senate than any other budget plan this year, and he has successfully helped cut federal red tape for local communities and job creators in Pennsylvania.

Pat serves on the Budget; Banking; Commerce; and Joint Economic committees. He also is the ranking member on the Commerce Committee's Consumer Protection, Product Safety and Insurance Subcommittee. Pat previously served on the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction.

Pat previously served in Congress as a member of the House of Representatives from Pennsylvania's 15th Congressional District, where he championed economic growth and fiscal discipline. In fulfillment of his three-term pledge, Pat retired from the House in 2004.

In addition to his public service, Pat has also served as president of the Club for Growth, owned and operated a small restaurant chain in the Lehigh Valley, and worked in the financial services industry.

A graduate of Harvard University, Pat lives in Zionsville with his wife, Kris, and their three children.

The ICAS Tennis Programs are guided by the ICAS Tennis Board and whose members include Jim Delaney, Mark Ein, Kenny Holdsman, Erlan Idrissov, Chi Wan Kim, Kuni Matsuda and Stan Smith.

The ICAS Liberty Tennis Classic Invitational is administered by Commissioner Chi Wan Kim and it is part of the ICAS Tennis Education programmes under the aegis of the ICAS Youth Academy.

"Invest in Youth Development" is the mission.

Thank you.