What We Believe

Why Organizations Join NCYS

Organizations Join NCYS to:

  • Be an active part of a powerful, unified, national voice that advocates the values and preserves the integrity of organized youth sports
  • Take advantage of the most credible, reliable, comprehensive and complete background screening program with the National Center for Safety Initiatives
  • Access the NCYS comprehensive information materials, including our Safety Packet & Recommended Guidelines
  • Enhance professional development with the respected NCYS Certified Sports Administrator, coaching education and virtual learning opportunities designed to fit with varying learning goals, schedules and interests
  • Obtain program recognition and cash award opportunities with the STRIVE Awards (Sports Teach Respect, Initiative, Values and Excellence)
  • Receive competitive pricing on organizational and player insurance
  • Receive program discounts and benefits on an array of products and services
  • Receive tools and resources to assist with becoming more effective and efficient
  • Stay current with emerging trends in youth sports
  • Connect with a membership representing more than 60 million registered participants in organized youth sports.

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Executive Membership

1-year: $165.00 / year
2-years: $300.00 every 2 years

This membership is available to National and local nonprofit and youth-serving, national sport governing bodies, local, state or regional chapters of national organization such as parks & recreation departments, CYO’s, JCC’s, local community leagues, Convention & Visitors Bureau or Sports Commission.  Executive membership does not include subordinate local chapters.

Friend of NCYS Membership

1-year: $60.00 / year
2-years: $100.00 every 2 years

This membership is for an individual coach, referee or parent.