Ontario Soccer Association

THE ONTARIO SOCCER ASSOCIATION

The OSA was founded in 1901 and is one of the oldest and largest sport organizations in Canada. The Ontario Soccer Association provides leadership and support for the advancement of soccer in collaboration and cooperation with our membership, partners and other stakeholders by providing exceptional and sustainable programs and services. The Association is made up of 21 District Branch Offices and several Associate Members namely regional and provincial leagues. The District's membership are the 290 Youth Clubs and 860 Senior Clubs across Ontario.

MISSION STATEMENT

The Ontario Soccer Association provides leadership and support for the advancement of soccer in collaboration and cooperation with our membership, partners and other stakeholders by providing exceptional and sustainable programs and services.

OPERATING PRINCIPLES FOR THE OSA

The OSA conducts its business under these operating principles: 1. Operating in a spirit of collaboration and cooperation 2. Recognizing the diversity among members and treating all fairly and with respect 3. Providing timely and accurate communication 4. Being open, transparent, and accountable 5. Being an efficient and effective business with a strong customer focus 6. Encouraging the highest standards of excellence and professionalism

VALUES FOR SOCCER IN ONTARIO

  • Player- centered

Players are the primary focus in the development of the game of soccer

  • Enjoyable

Having fun is an integral part of a rewarding soccer experience

  • Inclusive

Soccer welcomes all who wish to participate

  • Integrity and Ethical Behavior

Soccer promotes fair play, high moral principles and professional standards.

  • Respect

Soccer builds a respect for others

  • Community Pride

Soccer contributes to developing healthy and responsible individuals, with a sense of pride for their communities.

 

Read more at:  http://www.ontariosoccer.net/