LACROSSE FOR ALL

Lacrosse For All is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization whose purpose is to provide lacrosse instruction in a positive environment to youth participants who come from diverse and traditionally underserved schools and/or neighborhood communities who have not been exposed to the sport.

LFA will provide the opportunity to youth participants from all backgrounds to play lacrosse.

Lacrosse For All will charge little or no cost to the participants.

Equipment for boys and girls will be provided.

MISSION STATEMENT

Lacrosse For All Mission - is to provide the opportunity for all boys and girls who come from diverse and traditionally underserved communities to experience the fun and excitement of lacrosse regardless of financial limitations.

VISION

Lacrosse For All will bring a positive and fun experience, teach life lessons and promote physical activity and wellness through the sport of lacrosse for boys and girls.

GOALS

Lacrosse For All Goals will focus on low socio-economic schools or communities in providing a healthy alternative for extra curricular activity for boys and girls who may not otherwise have such an opportunity to play lacrosse.

Astrid Hodgson was the co-founder of Beaverton Youth Lacrosse (BY) in 2002, and brought youth lacrosse in the Beaverton School District schools and in the Tualatin Hills Parks & Recreation District areas.  She has over 9 years of extensive experience in running the daily operations of the BYL League.  BYL has recently gone through a re-organization in 2010.  With this re-organization, a new focus and mission have emerged through LACROSSE FOR ALL.