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Volunteers are what our program is based on and what makes it great.  Without a village of people banding together to help make our program run strong, we wouldn't be the success we are today. There are many ways to fulfill your families volunteer hours - here are a few suggestions:

  • Tryouts (Sept-Oct)
  • Team Manager
  • Parent Coaching Positions
  • S.K.A.T.E. Committee Member

Please check back frequently to find times you can help our program out.

IMPORTANT NOTE: Team duties do not count toward volunteer hours, however, it is expected that every family share in these duties for each team you have a player on. Those duties include: locker room monitors, running the clock, penalty box, and keeping the score book.

Volunteer Policy

Each BYHA traveling family is required to volunteer at least five (5) credits per season.  There are opportunities throughout the season to complete these hours, please check the volunteer section on the web site to sign up.

Volunteer hours are documented and tracked through DIBS.

ALL volunteers are required to do the following;

  • Register with USA Hockey as a Volunteer.  (online here)
    • Every year
  • Register with BYHA by clicking the link below.
    • Every year
  • Complete the USA Hockey SafeSport Training.  (online here) 
    • Every year

Anyone who will have regular contact with (or authority over) minor athletes is required to submit to a background screen before any such contact with minor athletes.

  • If the task work your volunteering for involves exposure to players, please complete USA Hockey Background Screening: $30 FEE  (online here)
    • If you completed this for the 2019-20 season, you are good for the 2020-21 season
    • Please keep PROOF OF COMPLETION or the email receipt on record
    • Every 2 years

Lindsay Axelrod

Volunteer Coordinator