Our Objectives

  • Centralize and coordinate the delivery of excellent and sustainable programming,
  • Coordinate and maximize facility usage and volunteers in the community,
  • Enhance the general health, well-being and access to opportunity for participants,
  • Alleviate boredom, community violence, sedentary lifestyles and subsequent health risks,
  • Promote positive character development in young athletes and their adult coaches,
  • Provide training, oversight and support to athletic directors, coaches, parents and mentors,
  • Gather, disburse and carefully manage funding and equipment related to NLARA programs,
  • Sponsor safe, enjoyable and enriching leagues, tournaments, academic support programs, camps, workshops, physical training, travel and cultural exchanges,
  • Orchestrate marketing, communication, legal and safety procedures to enhance sports programs, and
  • Gather, track and analyze data to assess and report the NLARA’s impact.