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    2017 is our 44th Season

Elizabeth, NJ

Founded 1974

Little League Chartered
since 1999

Elmora Youth Little League is a nonprofit organization based in Elizabeth, New Jerse and a chartered member of the Little League Organization of Williamsport, Pa.  The league organizes recreation baseball and softball for the youth of the Elmora/Elizabeth area.  The league is staffed by volunteer parents.  EYL forms travel baseball and softball teams that participate in local summer tournaments. 
Summer team participants are selected from registered participants in the Spring season.

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Along with the Team Managers and Coaches, the Board Members and Staff have very important roles in running our league.  These members have responsibilities that require them to put in many hours to help organize and run Elmora Youth League. 
Without all of our  volunteers, there would be no league.

All members of the EYL Executive Board are required to perform the following duties during their term of service.
(1) Assume at least one significant role as a Division Coordinator, Fundraising Leader, Support Function Leader or Administrative Role
(2) Provide field coverage of at least three turns per month during the Spring Season
(3) Required to work at league registration, picnics and other league events.
(4) Attend the monthly Executive Board Meetings.

The Division Coordinators are responsible for running their division.  Their functions include,
(a) recruiting players
(b) recruiting team managers and coaches
(c) conducting the rating or tryouts for the division (Majors, Minors, Rookies, Ponytails, Middle School SB only)
(d) running a fair draft to insure the competitive balance of the division
(e) Responsible to make sure each team in their division has at least 1 Team Manger, 2 Coaches and 1 Team Mom.
(f) Conduct meetings with coaches on a regular basis to avert problems and maintain an open dialog of ideas .  The Managers meetings should be run (1) pre-Parent's Night, (2) pre-Parade Day and(3)  Mid Season. A post-season meeting is also recommended.
(g) distribute and collect league equipment.
(h) stay on top of team schedules and make sure that the trophies are ordered before the last game of the season for the Tee Ball, Pioneer and Teeners division.
(i) Automatic membership on the EYL Rules Committee.

The Umpire Chief is responsible for the league umpires and all protests are brought to this individual.   Please note that only a rule may be protested, judgment calls cannot be protested.
(1) Train new umpires.
(2) Conduct biweekly umpire meetings.

The Safety Officer along with the safety team are responsible to make sure that the League is running a safe league according to the rules & guidelines of Little League Law N.J. SA 2:62A-6 ET SEG.  The Safety Officer reviews all medical release forms and advises the team managers on a player health issue.  The Safety Officer along with the members of the Safety Team are Certified Clinicians and conduct the Rutgers Coaches Safety Training.

The Equipment Managers are responsible to make sure our teams are issued the necessary equipment to run a youth baseball/softball; team. 
(1) Keep  inventory of the league equipment.
(2) Make sure all equipment are returned at the end of the season and put into storage.
(3) Check the equipment and discard all broken and worn items.  Working with the League Purchasing Agent, they purchase new equipment required to run the league.  All major expenditures are approved by the EYL Executive Board.

The Field Coverage coordinator is responsible for scheduling board members for field duty.

The Kitchen Manager is an important member of the EYL staff.  The kitchen funds a portion of our league activity and it is an important fund raising activity for the league.  performs the following tasks.
(1) Sets the menu for items sold in the kitchen.
(2) Orders the food and beverages.
(3) Ensures that kitchen is being cleaned by parents at the end of each day.
(4) Collects the kitchen cards, counts the cards and reports to the league on the families who earn their bond refund.

The Sponsor Coordinator is responsible for lining up team and sign sponsors for our league.
(1) Send out letters soliciting sponsorship from our past league sponsors.
(2) Assigns sponsors to each team.
(3) Orders signs from the EYL sign vendor.
(4) Delivers sponsor plaques and shirts to the sponsors, along with a letter of appreciation to the league sponsors.

The Ethics Committee is made up of board members who are not members of the rules committee.  The President of the league may not serve on the Ethics Committee.  The Ethics committee is responsible for addressing any incident reported to the league.  The incident must be reported in writing and signed by a member of the league.  The duties of the Ethic Committee are published in the annual league book.

The Uniform Coordinator along with the purchasing agent orders the team uniforms, manager uniforms, team mother shirts and staff shirts for the league.  The coordinator distributes the uniforms to the team mothers or managers.

The Purchasing Agent makes all purchases on behalf of Elmora Youth League with the exception of the Kitchen inventory.

The Information Officer performs the following tasks
(1) Maintains a database of registered EYL players
(2) Schedules games
(3) Maintains the ElmoraYouth.com web site.
(4) Records parent participation and working with Kitchen Coordinator reports to Board

The Fundraising Coordinator
(1) Organizes the league fundraisers.
(2) Distribute fund raising items to the parents.

.The Communications Director performs the following tasks
(1) Distributes registration flyers to the schools, supermarkets and other public places.

The Publicity Coordinator is responsible for
1) Creating flyers for EYL registrations and events.
2) Contacting local media to promote EYL events.

.The Coaching Coordinator performs the following tasks
(1) Organize and schedule coaches training sessions.
(2) Develop a library of training material.
(3) Monitor team practices, offer assistance to new coaches.

The Field Maintenance Coordinator is responsible for making sure the fields are playable.  This is accomplished by covering the fields prior to a rain storm.  The work is not done by the Coordinator, their responsibility is to mobilize league volunteers such as team managers, coaches and league staff to perform such tasks.
(1) Organizes parents to perform field maintenance tasks, such as preparing the fields for games (lining and grooming)
(2) Makes the decisions to cover the fields and informs Board Member on Duty to put covers on field.
(3) Liaise with Recreation Department to insure field issues are addressed.

The Team Mother Coordinator is responsible for organizing the individual team moms assigned to each team.
(1) Recruit and assign one or two team mothers per team.
(2) Conduct a preseason team mother meeting to explain the roles and responsibilities of the team mother.
The Team Mother is responsible for the following:
1) Ensure that one parent from their team is working the kitchen during the schjeduled game at Hanratty.
2) Distribute and collect team fundraiser information and funds.
3) Distribute photo day information.

The Parents Night Coordinator is responsible for organizing
(1) Secure a location for the event.
(2) Making sure each division coordinator will attend the event.
(3) Organizing the presentation, assigning board members for presentations.
(4) Ensuring that parents are notified of the event by mail, e-maail, flyers and phone calls.
(5) Setting up the the meeting room.

The Parade Day Chairperson is responsible for
Before Parade Day
(1) Securing permits from the City for parade day.
(2) Check PA System to insure it is in working order
(3) Make sure that all divisions have banners

(4) Inviting all local dignitaries and sponsors.
(5) Coordinating with the kitchen committee for light refreshments.
On Parade Day
(1) Acting as Master of Ceremonies
(2) Running the first pitch ceremony, balls, players and dignitataries
(3) Organizing the order of the parade - Dignitaries, divisions, Fire Equipment
 

The Photo Day Coordinator performs the following tasks.
(1) Working with the information officer, schedules the league photo day.
(2) Maintains the relationship with the photo company.
(3) Facilitates any issues related to the photo company and our parents.
(4) Recommends photo company to the board each year.

The Picnic Coordinator performs the following tasks.
(1) Ordering all food and drinks for the picnic.
(2) Scheduling entertainment (Music, Rides, Ponies)
(3) Setting up the field and trophies on the day of the parade.
(4) Cleaning up the fields after the picnic.

Role

RoleClass

RoleEmail

League President

Officer

President@ElmoraYouth.com

League Vice-President

Officer

VicePresident@ElmoraYouth.com

League Secretary

Officer

Secretary@ElmoraYouth.com

League Treasurer

Officer

Treasurer@ElmoraYouth.com

T-Ball

Division Coordinator

TeeBall@ElmoraYouth.com

Pioneer

Division Coordinator

Pioneer@ElmoraYouth.com

Rookie

Division Coordinator

 

Minors

Division Coordinator

Minors@ElmoraYouth.com

Majors

Division Coordinator

Majors@ElmoraYouth.com

Juniors Baseball

Division Coordinator

JuniorBaseball@ElmoraYouth.com

Teeners Softball GrK-2

Division Coordinator

Teeners@ElmoraYouth.com

Ponytails Softball Gr3-5

Division Coordinator

Ponytails@ElmoraYouth.com

Middle School Softball Gr6-8

Division Coordinator

MiddleSchoolSoftball@ElmoraYouth.com

High School Softball

Division Coordinator

HS_Softball@ElmoraYouth.com

Tournament Team Baseball

Division Coordinator

 

Tournament Team Softball

Division Coordinator

 

Fall Ball

Division Coordinator

 

Equipment Baseball

Operational Support

Equipment@ElmoraYouth.com

Equipment Softball

Operational Support

 

Field Maintenance

Operational Support

Field@ElmoraYouth.com

Safety

Operational Support

Safety@ElmoraYouth.com

Schedule

Operational Support

Schedule@ElmoraYouth.com

Umpires

Operational Support

Umpires@ElmoraYouth.com

Umpire Scheduler

Operational Support

UmpireSch@ElmoraYouth.com

Ethics Chairperson

Operational Support

Ethics@ElmoraYouth.com

Opening Day Chairperson

Operational Support

ParadeDay@ElmoraYouth.com

Parents Night

Operational Support

 

Picnic Chairperson

Operational Support

 

Team Mom Coordinator

Operational Support

TeamMom@ElmoraYouth.com

Trophies

Operational Support

 

Info

Operational Support

Info@ElmoraYouth.com

Purchasing

Adminstrative

 

Insurance

Adminstrative

Insurance@ElmoraYouth.com

Coach Training Coordinator

Adminstrative

 

Background Check

Adminstrative

Backgroundcheck@elmorayouth.com

League Book

Adminstrative

 

Communications

Adminstrative

 

Records (Birth Certificates)

Adminstrative

 

Registration

Adminstrative

Registration@ElmoraYouth.com

Uniforms

Adminstrative

 

Web Site

Adminstrative

 

Field Coverage (EBOD)

Adminstrative

EBOD@ElmoraYouth.com

Parent Participation

Adminstrative

ParentParticipation@ElmoraYouth.com

Facility Manager

Operational Support

FacilityManager@ElmoraYouth.com

Historian

Adminstrative

History@ElmoraYouth.com

Sponsors

Fundraisers

Sponsors@ElmoraYouth.com

Photo Day Coodinator

Fundraisers

PhotoDay@ElmoraYouth.com

Fundraising

Fundraisers

Fundraising@ElmoraYouth.com

Tournament Director Baseball

Tournament

 

Tournament Director Softball

Tournament

 

Charity

Fundraisers

 

Kitchen

Fundraisers

Kitchen@ElmoraYouth.com

Kitchen Staff

Fundraisers

KitchenStaff@ElmoraYouth.com

Basketball Coordinator

Basketball

Basketball@ElmoraYouth.com

3/4

Basketball

 

5/6

Basketball

 

7/8

Basketball

 

9-12

Basketball

 

Girls 2-4

Basketball

 

Girls 5-8

Basketball

 

Referees

Basketball

 

Schedule (Basketball)

Basketball

 

Board Attorney

Adminstrative

 

Questions, please e-mail

info@ElmoraYouth.com