What's New (9/23/14):
FALL FESTIVAL - OCT. 12TH 12-5PM
Our entire GVFL family will come together to host a fall festival!
Bacton Hill will be transformed into "fun-central" and the whole community is invited.
The highlight of the day is a "ball drop" when a helicopter flies over head and drops 2000 balls on a bulls-eye! One lucky winner will get to ride along in the helicopter and help drop the balls. It's very exciting!!
All football and cheer families have ball drop tickets available for sale!
Basketball season is right around the corner and the Great Valley Basketball League (GVBL)
is now accepting registrations for our 2014/2015 season for boys and girls in grades 1 - 8.
Electronic registration is our preferred method!
registration is open
New for 2014:
- Discounted registration fee is $135 until October 5th.
- October 6: Registration increases to $160 per player and only via our online process.
- October 19: Registration ends and waitlisting begins.
- October 20-30: Skills Assessment; all players attend one of these sessions. Schedule to be announced in early October.
- November 1-2: Teams are selected by coaches.
- November 8: Team picture and uniform distribution day.
- November 11-13: Practices begin
- November 14: Games begin
- February 19 - early March 2015: Playoffs for Grades 3 - 8.
- February 22, 2015: Grades 1 and 2 tournament
All players that register and pay via our online registration process by October 5, 2014, will be entered into a
drawing to win one of 5 GVBL Sweatshirts that we will be giving away.
We are always in need of coaches, referees, administrators, fund raisers, etc. Please consider how you can help us to continue offering these programs by getting involved. The best way to let us know that you can help is to note this in the corresponding section of your child's registration form or by sending us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org
Our High School League will begin its signup process in November. Please visit our website for details at that time.
TOURNAMENT TEAMS COACHES NEEDED
Coaches are needed for the 4th grade girls and 4th grade boys tournament teams. Those interested
should complete a questionnaire
and return it to
Jerry Corrigan, Tournament Program Coordinator at email@example.com
SAVE THE DATE - OCTOBER 11, 2014 - Steps4Hope 5K Run/Walk!
The Steps4Hope 5K Run/Walk will be held on Saturday October 11, 2014 at Ridley Creek State Park and will benefit a Great Valley High School student scholarship. The Jonathan Moules Memorial Steps4Hope Foundation was founded in memory of Great Valley High School graduate Jonathan (Jon) Moules, who lost his battle with the disease of addiction on January 7, 2014. The Steps4Hope Foundation supports important local programs providing resources and assistance to those struggling with addiction. To register or donate go to RunTheDay.com
in the keyword "steps4hope". To learn more visit www.jonathanmoulessteps4hope.org
THE FIRST RUNNIFER EVENT WAS A GREAT SUCCESS!
Over 800 runners and walkers participated in the first Runnifer on Sunday September 14, 2014
. The event was a
tremendous display of community support. Additional information on the Jennifer Stagnaro Memorial Fund information is available
. Donations can be made below.
GVBL HIGHLIGHT VIDEO
Watch the GVBL highlight video
that was shown during Monte Carlo Night.
We were "HAPPY" you could join us!
The evening was a huge success! THANK YOU EVERYONE
who attended and for supporting GVCO!
THANK YOU also to all of our community sponsors and donors
. We greatly appreciate your continued support over the years!"
If you are a donor to the United Way Campaign, you may direct all or a portion of your
contribution to GVCO’s Campaign goals.
on GVCO and the United Way.
GVBL AND THE GVBL CENTER
The Great Valley Basketball League is designed to be an instructional youth basketball league for kids within the
Great Valley School District, serving the 1st through the 12th grades. The purpose of the program is to create a fun experience
for the kids, playing and learning the game of basketball, while competing within their peers from the surrounding community.
The GVBL Center is located at 19 North Bacton Hill Rd, Malvern, PA
, near the intersection of Bacton Hill and Swedesford Rd.
The GVBL Center and Great Valley Community Center are entities of The Great Valley Community Organization
("GVCO") is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization under the taxcode provided by the Internal Revenue Service.
The purpose of GVCO includes providing multi-use indoors facilities for community activities, focusing on youth athletics,
senior citizen activities and to further community, recreational, charitable and educational programs and events. The
official registration and financial information of the Great Valley Community Organization may be obtained from the
Pennsylvania Dept. of State by calling toll free, within Penna., 1(800) 732-0999. Registration does not imply endorsement.