The National Council of Youth Sports (NCYS) and AIG are proud to present the STRIVE Award for Organization of the Year. This award recognizes organizations that embrace a "kids first" approach, evidenced by their implementation of recognized best practices and policies that protect kids and promote safety within their organization.
Prior annual awards recognize coaches, administrators, officials and volunteers - from hometown communities throughout the United States - who have demonstrated a heartfelt passion, an enthusiastic commitment and a contagious spirit to help kids succeed in youth sports. Through their actions and professionalism, they demonstrate to young people that Sports Teach Respect, Initiative, Values and Excellence.
This is an invitation to all amateur youth sports leaders, sports events planners of all types/all sizes, rights holders and sanctioning bodies to come together with cities & destinations that want to host their events and to meet with other industry suppliers to attend a really, really different industry event, S.P.O.R.T.S. - The Relationship Conference, the place where real business gets done!
The S.P.O.R.T.S. event is a terrific opportunity to connect with sports industry colleagues and learn more about sites, destinations, event management and related industry issues. S.P.O.R.T.S. is designed to form lasting, meaningful relationships and do what it takes to earn each others business.
The National Council of Youth Sports (NCYS) and the Congressional Caucus on Youth Sports celebrates National Youth Sports Week with Congressional office visits and by hosting an annual physical activity demonstration in the Rayburn House of Representatives Office Building Foyer. The event features how organizations and members of Congress can collaborate to promote healthy lifestyles for children and their families through sports.
NCYS brings together the amateur sports industry leadership to the U.S. Capitol in Washington, DC. to:
Attendees of the CEO Summit & Legislative Fly-In hear from distinguished plenary speakers and panelists from the forefront of their fields as well as participate in panel sessions and informal discussion groups.