OUR MISSION & CORE VALUES

OUR MISSION

"It is the mission of Seattle Youth Soccer Association to foster the physical, mental and emotional growth of all children looking to play soccer in the city's of Seattle and Shoreline. We strive to provide safe, educational and fun environments for all players to develop skills through the sport of soccer, at all levels of competency and ages."

-The SYSA Board

CORE VALUES

Community

  • Build community, both a soccer/sport as well as in general
  • Volunteering, Coaching, Administration, etc.
  • Kids/Children
  • Other local organizations (non-profit, have alignment of goals).
  • Local businesses and sponsorships

Inclusive/Accessible

  • Affordable
  • Geographically accessible (ex. Transportation issues)
  • Overcoming language barriers
  • Bridging cultural barriers

Citizenship/Sportsmanship

  • Teach life lessons
  • Citizenship (Neighborhood, City, State & beyond)
  • Sporting Behavior

Health

  • Promoting Healthy lifestyle
  • Exercise
  • Mental Health

Enjoyment of Sport

  • Develop a lifelong interest in the sport
  • Maintain a Development Pathway
  • Allow for kids to participate in other sports