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NCYS STRIVE Award Program Finalists

Vote for Your Favorite 2017 NCYS STRIVE Organization of the Year, Presented by AIG

Only one vote per day per email address will be valid. Each vote must contain a unique, verifiable, and active email address.
Duplicates and undeliverables will be discarded before the final tally is calculated. Automated and script voting is not permitted.
(Official Rules)

Online voting starts Thursday June 1 and ends on Friday June 30, 2017.

Please spread the word and encourage family, friends, neighbors, co-workers and colleagues to vote daily!

S.T.R.I.V.E. Sports Teach Respect, Initiative, Values and Excellence

Disabled Athlete Sports Association
St. Peters, MO
[more info]

New Horizons Lacrosse
Austin, TX
[more info]

Pop Warner Berlin Seahawks Football and Cheer
Berlin, MD
[more info]

San Antonio Sports
San Antonio, TX
[more info

The First Tee of Cleveland
Cleveland, OH
[more info]

Thank you again for your vote and support of quality youth sports in America.

The National Council of Youth Sports (NCYS) thanks AIG for presenting the 2017 STRIVE Organization of the Year Award. This award recognizes organizations that embrace a "kids first" approach, evidenced by their implementation of recognized best practices and policies that protect kids by promoting responsible health, wellness and safety within their organization.

The general public will be able to vote for their favorite finalist thru the STRIVE website ( beginning Wednesday June 1, 2016. All online voting will be verified and confirmed for authenticity. Online voting will end at 11:59 pm ET on Friday, June 30, 2017. Online voting results will be combined with the judges' scores to determine a winner. The winning Organization of the Year will be notified by the National Council of Youth Sports as soon as a final online voting tally is complete and votes have been verified and confirmed for authenticity.

The STRIVE Award for Organization of the Year will be presented on a date and at a location to be determined. The winning organization will receive a $5,000 donation. Travel and accommodations for up to two representatives of the winning organization will be provided and arranged for by AIG.