USA Softball of Kansas City is proud to be one of 60+ local affiliates for USA Softball. Founded in 1933 as the Amateur Softball Association, USA Softball is the National Governing Body of Softball in the United States, so declared by the United States Olympic Committee in 1978.
USA Softball of Kansas City is a not-for-profit 501(c)(4) corporation.
The objectives of USA Softball of Kansas City shall be:
- To promote and regulate amateur softball for all persons regardless of race, color, creed, religion, sex, national origin or ancestry.
- To establish uniform softball rules and regulations.
- To provide it with proper safeguards in accordance with the spirit of true sportsmanship.
- To establish and maintain by allied membership, alliances with associations devoted wholly or partially to the promotion of the game of amateur softball.
- To promote and conduct annual amateur softball championships.
- To educate and train in the proper skills of amateur softball play and rules of the game through promoting, organizing, and conducting clinics, seminars, and training courses.