Mission Statement:

NOWSA expands awareness for community-based sports in northeast Ohio, while offering supportive services for individual female athletes, as well as women’s sports teams, their coaches and staff.


Our hope is that every person, especially girls and women, who wants to integrate sport into their life has information, access, and support to do so.

Core Values:

We believe...

    • Sport can be a platform of hope, strength, and togetherness that can be powerful for personal growth and development.

    • In advocating for the whole athlete and promoting integrative health and wellness.

    • Sport can be an avenue to empower people and communities.

    • In the power of collaboration and the shared experience for women in sport.

    • Athletes can be influential, positive leaders in society.

    • In diversity, equity and inclusion in sport.

The Northeast Ohio Women's Sports Alliance is a registered 501(c)(3).