Mission Statement

Posted by Victoria Eakes on Jan 30 2005 at 04:00PM PST
The specific, primary purposes for which this corporation is organized are: * To provide an organized, slowpitch softball league where any woman can participate in the sport in a safe, healthy, positive atmosphere that is free of the negative attitudes based on differences in sexual orientation that are often faced by members of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgendered (LGBT) communities. * To promote the general welfare of its participants and the general community. * To foster good will and understanding between the general community and LGBT community. * To promote good sportsmanship. * To develop leadership skills among its participants. * For no fee or for a nominal fee, to teach the sport of slowpitch softball to new players, regardless of physical handicap, age, race, creed, religion, national origin, gender, previous gender or sexual orientation; and to improve the skills of any players who are already experienced. * To provide appropriate competition for players and teams of all skill levels. * To develop teams to compete in NAGAAA’s annual Gay Women’s Softball World Series Softball tournament so that they can represent the San Jose metropolitan area and our League in a positive manner. * To organize and promote participation in such athletic, social, cultural or charitable activities as may serve the preceding purposes.


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