The vision statement is a guiding image of success and speaks to a future the organization wants to achieve as a result of delivering on its mission. It highlights ambitions for the future and describes the long term impact of fulfilling its mission.
The vision of the Spruce Grove Soccer Association is….
…a prominent and thriving program that is open to all members of the Spruce Grove and surrounding area to achieve their soccer goals. It is a prominent program in the community in which participants apply teamwork and citizenship ideals within SGSA and the broader community.
Value statements describe how the organization and its members conduct themselves. These statements provide insight into the culture of the organization because they illuminate fundamental beliefs. These value statements apply to the organization’s dealings with players, participants, and other entities, as well as how participants, players, and others interact with each other and the organization itself.
The value statements of the Spruce Grove Soccer Association (SGSA) are listed below.
Accountability: We do what we say we will do. We are honest in our dealings with others and we are transparent in our interactions.
Excellence: We strive to the highest levels in all we do. This does not simply apply to play on the pitch but to all our efforts.
Recognizing we are a volunteer organization. We work to achieve at the highest levels whether it is support for teams
and players; the organization of local,provincial, and national events; and all other areas.
Sportsmanship: We never place ourselves above the game and we treat ourselves and our opponents with respect and dignity.
While we strive for our highest achievements; it is not done at all cost.
Fairness: We will work to treat all people and circumstances in a fair manner. This does not mean that all people will get the result that they want; rather it means that decisions will be made in an impartial manner without favoritism.
Responsiveness: We will be responsive to each other and others. When questions are posed and decisions are to be made we will work to ensure we are as responsive as possible – we are timely in our actions.
We believe in fun. We believe in play. We believe in soccer.