Girls on the Run Palm Beach
316 Valencia Road, West Palm Beach, FL 33401
Phone: (561) 600-8746
We inspire girls to be joyful, healthy and confident using a fun, experience-based curriculum which creatively integrates running. Girls on the Run is a transformational, physical activity-based positive youth development program for girls in 3rd-8th grade. We teach life skills through dynamic, interactive lessons and running games. The program culminates with the girls being physically and emotionally prepared to complete a celebratory 5k running event. The goal of the program is to unleash confidence through accomplishment while establishing a lifetime appreciation of health and fitness. We are in different locations throughout Palm Beach County. See our "Programs" tab for locations each season. We offer 2 seasons per year: Fall and Spring. We need volunteers primarily for our events.
Jupiter Tequesta Athletic Association
3377 Washington St, West Palm Beach, FL 33405
Phone: (561) 743-1920
Founded in 1967, JTAA is the the youth sports provider for the northern Palm Beach County area. JTAA serves over 6,500 families by offering over 15 youth sport programs.
Miracle League of Palm Beach County
P.O. Box 7211 Delray Beach, FL 33482
Phone: (561) 414-4441
Every Child Deserves the Chance to Play Baseball. The Miracle League of Palm Beach County (MLPBC) has the mission to enrich, expand & diversify lives, providing opportunities for all children to play baseball regardless of ability. Creating a safe & inclusive place for people with physical & developmental disabilities to participate in team sport, MLPBC encompasses the encouragement & achievement of crucial life skills. MLPBC is recognized by its athletic name, yet baseball is a vehicle to encourage kindness, compassion, creativity & generosity in the community. MLPBC participants mutually teach, guide & inspire each other, offering avenues to achieve physical & emotional health & wellbeing. Whether swinging the bat, running the bases, playing in the field, cheering from the dugout, clapping in the stands, coaching from the sidelines, serving food in concessions, or organizing outreach, MLPBC is a grassroots effort run entirely on the power & passion of its players & volunteers.
North Palm Beach Rowing Club
13425 Ellison Wilson Rd, Juno Beach, FL 33408
NPBRC is a 501(c)3 not-for-profit organization formed in January, 2007, by former rowers who are committed to spreading their love of the sport throughout northern Palm Beach County and surrounding areas. In addition to our commitment to the students at AMIKids, the members of NPBRC hold beach cleanups and volunteer at local charity events throughout the year to improve the health of the Intracoastal and to show the public the benefits of this clean, green, healthy sport.
Palm Beach County Sports Commission
1555 Palm Beach Lakes Blvd., Suite 930, West Palm Beach, FL 33401
Phone: (561) 233-3180
We are a private, not-for-profit organization contracted by Palm Beach County to promote and market the County as a sports and sports tourism destination. The Commission brings sporting events and activities to the County, enhances economic impact, stimulates bed tax revenues (with a focus on the off-season), and maximizes utilization of County facilities. Each year, the events we support are responsible for thousands of sports visitors to Palm Beach County - sleeping in our hotels, utilizing our facilities, enjoying our attractions and eating in our restaurants.
Palm Beach Gardens Youth Athletic Association
P.O. Box 31913, Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33420
We are a non-profit 501(C)(3) organization with more than 1,500 kids playing in our eight Recreation Leagues. We work closely with the City of Palm Beach Gardens, who provides us with the best sports facilities in the county. PBGYAA sports include: Baseball, Basketball, Cheerleading, Flag Football, Football, Lacrosse, Soccer and Softball. It is because of our enthusiastic volunteers throughout the PBGYAA sports leagues that our programs are so successful. All volunteer coaches have gone though a full background check by the city of Palm Beach Gardens. Each Division Board consists of incredibly dedicated volunteers who are elected for an annual term.
Race for Faith
2151 NW Boca Raton Blvd., Suite 100
Boca Raton, FL 33431
Phone: (561) ) 393-0565
Race for Faith® is a Not-for-Profit Run & Walk. We are a Non-For-Profit that raises money and awareness for other non-for-profits. To date: $70,000 has been given away to local charities in our area. We want to make the most impact in the community & change lives. Race for Faith strives to bring hope to the hopeless and fitness to all. We take pride in this fun, God inspiring Run & Walk. So join us for some family fun competiton, or just come to enjoy the high energy event. Dont forget to stay after for the great food and awards. Stay connected to us on facebook for early packet pickups & announcements & giveaways. God Bless and Keep Running!
Share The Stoke Foundation
P.O. Box 1105, Lake Worth, FL 33460
Phone: (561) 603- 3055
Share The Stoke Foundation, Inc. is a charitable organization based in South Florida and is dedicated to donating surfboards to kids and teenagers in need in an effort to keep them off the street and in the water. Around the world, coastal towns are filled with kids who yearn for the possibility to stand on a board in the water but simply do not have the resources to make that happen. The Share The Stoke Foundation is committed to creating new possibilities for kids and teenagers globally to support them in having their dreams of surfing come true.
Special Olympics Palm Beach County
2728 Lake Worth Rd, Lake Worth, FL 33461
Phone: (561) 966-7015
The mission of Special Olympics has remained constant since Eunice Kennedy Shriver began the program and organized the first games in 1968."To provide year-round sports training and athletic competition in a variety of Olympic-type sports for individuals eight years of age and older with intellectual disabilities, giving them continuing opportunities to develop physical fitness, demonstrate courage, experience joy and participate in a sharing of gifts, skills and friendship with their families, other Special Olympic athletes and the community."
Wellington Wolves Youth Basketball
11700 Pierson Road, Wellington, FL 33414
Phone: (561) 252-9530
Wellington Wolves Youth Basketball is one of the most known youth sports programs in South Florida and Palm Beach County, serving the area since 2002. Since then, we have expanded to include over 200 boys and girls in our program that compete at the highest level for National Championships. We are not only focused on basketball, but strive to teach our children leadership and sportsmanship qualities to prepare them for success in life. Wellington Wolves Youth Basketball Association was formed as a 501 C (3) non-profit organization in 2002. The program is a recognized sports provider for the Village of Wellington and operates under the Sports Provider policies and guidelines approved by Village Council and administered by the Recreation Department. We strive to create an environment for the youth in which the fundamental skills, strategy, and history of the game of “Basketball” will be taught enabling the participants to have a successful Middle and High School career. Sportsmanship, Citizenship, and Education will be important components of this environment.
YMCA of South Palm Beach County
Boca Raton: 6631 Palmetto Circle S., Boca Raton, FL 33433
Boynton Beach: 9600 S. Military Trail, Boynton Beach, FL 33436
Phone: (800) 798-4531 Boca
Phone: (800) 903-1814 Boynton
The YMCA is the nation’s leading nonprofit for strengthening communities through programs and services that nurture and enrich the lives of our youth, promote healthy living and embed the ideals of social responsibility.
We’re for youth development, healthy living and social responsibility. Our mission is to put Christian principles into practice through programs that build a healthy spirit, mind and body for all.