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BC Soccer welcomes Member Organizations, Life Members and Affiliated Clubs for the 2022 Annual General Meeting

Event in Richmond will be the Associations first in-person AGM since 2019.

Nov 2, 2022 – Vancouver BC

BC Soccer is looking forward to a weekend of important business, workshops, awards recognition, and in-person collaboration with members at the Annual General Meeting in Richmond.

In addition to Saturday morning’s formal AGM proceedings, the weekend will also feature 3 workshops, including a Friday afternoon Technical Lead’s session led by Director of Soccer Development Chris Cerroni, along with Manager of Coaching Education Rob Csabai, and Referee Programs Manager Kyla Di Perna. 

On Saturday afternoon, Brad Baker, Associate Superintendent of Indigenous Education with the Ministry of Education and Child Care, will lead a Reconciliation workshop, following a Strategic Planning forum led by President Gayle Statton and Executive Director Jason Elligott.  Rounding out Saturday’s schedule will be a Safe Sport workshop led by ITP Sports COO and former Olympic Skier Allison Forsyth.

On Saturday evening, the Soccer Hall of Fame of British Columbia will induct its class of 2022, followed by the BC Soccer Annual awards dinner. 

The weekend is an opportunity to further engage and reflect on all the progress being made in key areas of activities.

A recap of the AGM proceedings and Award winners will be available on Monday via the BC Soccer Website. 

Safe Sport Statement

BC Soccer believes that everyone involved in soccer has the right to participate in safe and inclusive environments free of abuse, harassment, discrimination, and to enjoy the sport at whatever level or capacity they participate in. The welfare of everyone involved in soccer is the foremost consideration and in particular, the protection of children in the sport is the responsibility of everyone involved.

About BC Soccer

Established in 1904, BC Soccer is the largest provincial sports organization (PSO) in BC and the third largest soccer-specific PSO in Canada with over 150,000 participants, consisting of registered players, coaches, referees, administrators and soccer leaders. As a professional not-for-profit society and a member of Canada Soccer, BC Soccer is committed to providing the widest opportunities for existing and potential participants, as well as provide support in the most effective and appropriate way for current players, parents, volunteers, member clubs, leagues, and districts.