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Parent Meeting! – April 11th

Hello MYSA Families!

To align with US Soccer, better develop our players, and efficiently utilize our resources, we are launching Methuen Youth Soccer 2.0!

There are some big changes coming to MYSA starting this fall and we don’t want you missing out on the fun! We will be sending out several emails over the next few months and ask that you Please Read Them.

There will be an informational session for everyone on Thursday, April 11 – 7p at the Methuen Timony auditorium. This will be the time to ask questions and learn about how these changes will impact all aspects of the program. You might also win a prize in the free raffle!

Looking forward to a great reboot!

Danielle Osorio

MYSA President
Methuen Sports Commission President

“Community Through Soccer”

president@methuensoccer.org
www.methuensoccer.org

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Summer Camp 2019 Info

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Free Coach Education is here!

Methuen Soccer is hosting a Grassroots Coach Education course for all their current (new and returning) Spring 2019 coaches within the Methuen Youth Soccer League to take this course for FREE. You will earn your 4 v 4 Grassroots US Soccer Diploma and learn the basics of soccer coaching under the new US Soccer structure.

How to get the course for free:
• Register to coach for the Spring 2019 season for Methuen Youth Soccer
• Register for the course using one of the options below (you must complete the pre-course work that is FREE before you can register for the class)
• Pay in full for the course up front
• Attend the course and receive your certificate
• A full reimbursement check will be handed to you on the day of the clinic

Course details
4v4 In-Person Course Details:
The 4v4 In-Person Course is a four-hour course that builds on the principles covered in U.S. Soccer’s Introduction to Grassroots Coaching Module. Specifically, candidates will learn more about U.S. Soccer’s Grassroots Coaching Education Philosophy, Play-Practice-Play Methodology, the Six Tasks of a Coach, and the characteristics of players aged 6-8. The course will also ask each candidate to reflect on their experiences to develop action steps for personal growth.

Eligibility Requirements:

In order to register for the 4v4 In-Person Course, candidates must have completed U.S. Soccer’s Introduction to Grassroots Coaching module.
This module can be accessed here: https://dcc.ussoccer.com/courses/available/16/details/1546

Schedule:
• Date: April 13, 2019 or [https://dcc.ussoccer.com/courses/available/22/details/3805]
• Date: April 20, 2019 [https://dcc.ussoccer.com/courses/available/22/details/3806]
• Time: 1:30pm – 6:00 pm
• Location:
Nicholson Stadium
49 Pleasant View St.
Methuen, MA

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Support MYSA on Amazon

How to Use Amazon Smile to Donate to Charity

Shop on Amazon Smile and Amazon will donate to the Methuen Youth Soccer Association, Inc. on your behalf!

A perfect way to support the Methuen Youth Soccer!

Amazon is one of the most widely used websites in the world. We were pleased to hear that, effective October 2013, customers can now elect to donate 0.5% of their purchase to the charity of their choice. This is all made possible by shopping on smile.amazon.com.

If you already shop on Amazon, or if you’re looking for the perfect gift for a loved one, we invite you to shop at smile.amazon.com and choose Methuen Youth Soccer as your charity of choice. Below you can read about how to use Amazon Smile.

How Does it Work?

1. Visit smile.amazon.com.
The entire shopping experience is the same and most products available on amazon.com are available at Amazon Smile.

2. Sign in and Choose Methuen Youth Soccer
The screen will look slightly different depending on whether your not you’re already signed into Amazon. If you’re already signed in, you’ll see a screen like the one below. Simply search for “Methuen Youth Soccer” or the charity of your choice and proceed to step 3.


If you’re not signed, enter your email and password. Then proceed to step 3.

3. Select “Methuen Youth Soccer Association, Inc.”
After signing in, search for “Methuen Youth Soccer” or the charity of your choice.


When you search for a charity, such as “Methuen Youth Soccer Association, Inc.,” you will be given a list of possible matches. Select the charity of your choice to continue.

Once selected, you will receive an email confirmation and you can begin shopping.

4. Begin shopping!
Once you’ve selected your charity everything else functions the same. Shop for your favorite products or the perfect gift. Most products are eligible on Amazon Smile–if not, you’ll be notified. You can checkout normally as well. No extra cost is passed onto you–Amazon will donate 0.5% of your purchase to Methuen Youth Soccer!

5. Share with your friends
After you’ve successfully completed a purchase on Amazon Smile you can share the news with your friends on Facebook, Twitter or via email. This option appears on the confirmation page after your order is complete.

Get started
We applaud Amazon for their efforts to support charities. We hope you will take the opportunity to support the Methuen Youth Soccer Association Inc. with your eligible purposes on smile.amazon.com.

Need more help getting set up? Visit the Amazon Smile help page or call their customer support at 1 (888) 280-4331 and tell them you want to support Methuen Youth Soccer Association, Inc.

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