Waterford Youth Lacrosse Association (WYLA) is dedicated to providing youth boys and girls of Waterford with a positive experience in Lacrosse. WYLA supports equal and fair play in providing the players with a fun and challenging opportunity to learn the
WYLA is committed to providing a high-quality lacrosse experience where equitable treatment of players and fundamental skill development take priority over winning and where every player feels like an important part of the team, learns life lessons of value beyond the field, and improves in the fundamental skills of lacrosse.
WYLA Board Positions

To our Waterford Youth Lacrosse community:

Our WYLA Board plays a critical role in guiding the overall direction and philosophy of the youth lacrosse program in Waterford.  We are looking to fill several Board positions in order to ensure continuity of Waterford’s youth lacrosse program, and to bring fresh ideas and new energy to the Board.  If you would like to have a positive impact on youth sports and in the lives of children in our town, please consider applying for one of the following Board positions.  Previous lacrosse or Board experience is not required!  If interested, you will receive support and guidance from the Board to assist you during the transition.  For more information, or simply to discuss further, please contact:

Paul Deon – WYLA President, at pauldeon@sbcglobal.net

Fundraising Chairperson 

We are seeking an individual to take on the role of Fundraising Chairperson.  This individual sits on the WYLA Board of Directors.  Key responsibilities are outlined below.

  1. Work with fundraising volunteers to identify potential fundraising activities. 
  2. Bring forward recommended fundraising activities to the WYLA Board for approval.
  3. Organize and oversee fundraising volunteers and fundraising activities
  4. Provide periodic fundraising updates to the WYLA Board.


Board Administrator/Manager 

We are looking for an organized individual who can assist the WYLA Board of Directors as we look to grow the sport of youth lacrosse within the town of Waterford. The WYLA Board Administrator/Manager is critical to fostering effective communication and facilitating proper follow-through of Board actions and commitments.  This role is responsible for the following activities:

  1. Recommend, agree (in consultation with the Board President), and communicate agenda topics in advance of each Board meetings
  2. Capture action items and agreements resulting from Board meetings, and disseminate to Board members
  3. Ensure follow-through on Board actions and commitments
  4. Organize WYLA records (storing and retrieving documents)




by posted 09/30/2016
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