VSA Announces 2017 Soccer Ball Dinner and Auction Event
Event Celebrates Success and Benefits Scholarship Fund
HAYMARKET, VA - July 26, 2017 -- On Saturday, December 2, 2017, parents, coaches and volunteers will come together for a fun-filled, elegant evening of camaraderie celebrating VSA.
Hosted at Stonewall Golf Club at Lake Manassas, the event commences with a cocktail reception and silent auction, followed by a seated dinner, live auction and the first annual VSA Awards presentation. More than 175 guests are expected in attendance. The inaugural event will celebrate VSA's past and present by honoring key members while benefiting the 2017 VSA Scholarship Fund.
"Our purpose for the VSA Soccer Ball is two-fold, " explained Michael Bachman, President, VSA Board of Directors, "we want to celebrate the passion and dedication of the families, coaches and volunteers that have shaped VSA into the outstanding soccer club it is today and support a truly great program for youth in our community."
Honorees of the VSA Awards include coaches and volunteers who have inspired players and made a positive impact on the club and greater Haymarket/Gainesville/Bristow communities. Awards include Recreation, SFL, TopSoccer and Travel Coaches of the Year as well as Managers and Volunteers of the Year. Along with these honorees, as a special tribute to VSA's 40th Anniversary, several guests will be honored as VSA Circle of Excellence recipients.
Matt Lacey, Executive Director for VSA, commented, "The VSA Soccer Ball is a wonderful platform that brings together our community, this time off the field, for a great night that benefits a great cause."
VSA is committed to promoting soccer that allows players an opportunity to play the game. The VSA Scholarship fund offers financial assistance for families who qualify. VSA has increased the amount given and the number of families awarded scholarships each of the past two years. Families that have been awarded scholarships are extremely grateful, and this year's goal is to double the amount of scholarships given to both the Recreation and Travel membership.
The Virginia Soccer Association (VSA) is a non-profit charitable soccer education organization serving the youth of Western Prince William County since 1977. Players include boys and girls ages 3 to 18 who live in Haymarket, Gainesville, Catharpin, Bristow, and neighboring communities in Virginia. The VSA organizes a recreation/instructional league during the Spring and Fall seasons and sponsors travel/select teams to travel leagues in Northern Virginia. The VSA is an affiliate of the Virginia Youth Soccer Association (VYSA), the United States Youth Soccer Association (USYSA), the United States Soccer Federation (USSF), and the Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA).
For more information, including sponsorship or silent/live auction donations for the VSA Soccer Ball, please contact email@example.com