Q. Is Issaquah Little League a local organization?
A. We are a chapter of Little League Baseball, a national non-profit organization founded in 1939 and headquartered in Williamsport, PA. Issaquah Little League's charter was established in 1971 with a board of 8 members. Each local chapter is governed by a national framework of rules and regulations, and elects a Board of volunteers to carry out its business. Issaquah Little League has local rules that are specific to our league but must not conflict with the national rules and regulations.
Q. What is the benefit of joining Little League?
A. Little League's primary objective is to "implant firmly in the children of the community the ideals of good sportsmanship, honesty, loyalty, courage and respect for authority, so that they may be well-adjusted, strong and happier children and will grow to be good, decent, healthy and trustworthy citizens." Participation is open to everyone and baseball/softball is the vehicle through which the objectives above are achieved.
Q. Is Issaquah Little League a non-profit organization?
A. Yes, Issaquah Little League is a community funded, registered 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that depends on registrations, donations, fundraising events, and sponsorships to fund the many programs offered by the league. Review our Sponsors and Giving page for additional information on how you can get involved.
Q. How can I get more information or make suggestions?
A. You may contact us directly or talk with parents or Board Members who are already involved in Issaquah Little League.