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MVAA Mission, Goals & Objectives

Mission Statement

The Mount Vernon Athletic Association's mission is to promote healthy athletic opportunities for the youth in its member sports programs.


  • To encourage and develop an environment of community connection and cooperation
  • To assist in the development and maintenance of all community athletic programs
  • To work cooperatively regarding the collaboration of services necessary to the function of each athletic organization
  • To offer opportunities for local athletic organizations to improve and further develop
  • To celebrate the enjoyment and benefit of athletics


  • To provide the community with a central organization for communicating youth athletic opportunities--athletic registrations, facility needs, advertisement, vendor information, skill development, participant assistance or communication, and participant insurance if so desired
  • To connect the city, school and club levels of each sport to provide for maximum consistency and program development
  • To encourage athletic organizations to be proactive in safe and healthy practices and promoting good sportsmanship.
  • To provide a forum for youth athletic facility planning, both maintenance and development
  • To be an example of balanced cooperation, diplomacy and respectfulness with each athletic organization
  • To encourage athletic organizations to be operated with the highest ethical business practices.
  • To provide document examples and forms that can be customized by each organization