First Aid Kit Items
Injuries happen, so be prepared with an organized and stocked first aid kit. A sample item list found here.
Tips For A Successful Board Meeting
Check out these tips for making your board meetings successful and enjoyable for all involved.
First Board Meeting Welcoming Remarks
See these suggestions for a YSO board president on what to say at the start of the first board meeting.
Board Meeting Rules of Order
Use these "rules of order" at your next YSO board meeting to make your time more orderly and productive.
Sample Board Member Contract
This contract, signed by each board member, states their pledge to the board and league.
Board Of Directors By-Laws
See this example for a set of rules by which a league or club will operate and conduct business.
General Board Meeting Sample Agenda
Here is an example of a board meeting agenda used to ensure that all necessary business is addressed.
Youth Sports Organization Board Positions
See the description of positions most commonly found on the board of directors for a youth sports organization
Pulling Your Team From Competition For Player Safety
Pulling your team from a game should be a last resort option only, when other approaches are exhausted.
Minimum Age For Volunteer Coaches
YSOs often face coaching shortages and the chance to mentor young coaches is a win-win situation.