Established in 2002, the Inter Tribal Sports mission is to unify tribal youth and communities
through structured athletic programs while providing necessary resources and
developing a strong foundation in culture, leadership and wellness.
organization features year-round sports and enrichment programs designed
specifically for southern California Native American communities. Featured
sports include basketball, softball, volleyball, soft lacrosse, and soccer. In
addition to sports leagues, ITS offers wellness programming, cultural gatherings,
educational outings and leadership training. ITS provides athletic
opportunities and values education in conjunction with cultural, physical,
mental, and spiritual development.
furnishes youth and communities with occasions to build self esteem, respect,
acceptance, and sportsmanship through fun and positive activities, while
developing athletic skill and forming friendships, guided by appropriate role
models in a sound, structured program that is non-profit, volunteer-oriented,
and open to all tribal youth.