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Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer Requirements

The volunteer requirement is a 3 hour volunteer shift at EACH Inver Grove Heights hosted tournament.  Head coach, assistant coach and team mangers are exempt from volunteer hours for one child.  For example, if we host 2 tournaments, the requirement is 6 total hours. 

A $150 volunteer deposit is required at the beginning of the season.  This check is only cashed in the volunteer requirements are not met.  Volunteer checks should be written out to "IGH Basketball" and can be provided in person or mailed to:

IGH Basketball Association

PO Box 2233

IGH, MN 55076

Questions?  Please contact the IGH Basketball Treasurer.  Contact information is on the Board Member page.


How to get involved as a Team Manager or Board Member

 

Volunteers are key to helping this program be it's very best! 

Team managers helps distribute practice schedules, maintains team page on the website, and assists with tournament brackets and work schedules throughout the season. Managers are asked to gather information, make calls and e-mails regarding changes or updates for the team. Requests for volunteers will be made at the Parent meeting in September, or to volunteer in advance please contact us below.  Please note, Team Managers are assigned only as needed and must be approved by the Head Coach and Board.  See the Coach section below for more information.

You can also join the IGH Basketball Board. The Board meets once a month except during the summer, and members are assigned roles that help to keep the program running smoothly.  Please contact us below for current open Board positions.


How to get involved as a Coach

 

Individuals interested in coaching a team can express interest on the registration entry form for each season. You can also contact a board member. 

Coaches are required to fulfill Trusted Coaches guidelines which includes a background check, completion of required safety courses (via an online session) and board approval.  Coaches are evaluated through out the year. Previous coaching experience is helpful, but not required.

Maximum per team of 1 Head Coach, 1 Assistant Coach and (if needed) 1 Team Manager.

What Resources are Available for Coaches?

 

There is a informational meeting prior to the season and a designated Coach Coordinator Board Member.  A coach's clinic is run by the High School Coaches or other coaching organizations will be contacted to run a clinic.

 

For Volunteer opportunities, please contact us:

IGH Basketball Board