Who We Are
Incorporated in 1974, Volleyball Alberta is the official governing body and provides the organizational structure for the sport of Volleyball in the province of Alberta. Volleyball Alberta is involved in every facet of the sport by running programs at all levels both indoors and in the rapidly growing area of Beach Volleyball. We provide all Alberta residents with fair and equal access to participation and personal growth through recreational, competitive, elite, instructional, administrative, coaching and officiating programs.
Our primary goal is to promote and develop volleyball at all levels throughout Alberta. Volleyball Alberta services the needs of its membership which consists of athletes, coaches, officials, and anyone interested in the sport of volleyball in the province.
Volleyball Alberta programs and volunteer activities are funded and supported by the Sport, Physical Activity and Recreation (SPAR) branch of the Alberta Ministry of Culture, Multiculturalism, and Status of Women, membership fees, user fees, corporate sponsors and fund raising activities.
Volleyball Alberta’s Mission Statement
Our mission statement outlines the purpose towards which we commit our work life. These are the reasons for the existence of Volleyball Alberta and it clearly describes who our customers are and what we produce as outcome benefits for them.
Our Mission: To provide quality opportunities for the growth, development, and enjoyment of volleyball in Alberta.
Volleyball Alberta's Vision
Our vision statement describes ideally where and what we want to be. These are the future hopes, dreams and aspirations for Volleyball Alberta.
Our Vision: To be the Premier Volleyball Association in Canada.
Volleyball Alberta’s Values
Our core values describe how we should act in order to accomplish the tasks leading to achieving our mission. They create our desired culture, as they are the principles that guide the behaviors of all members of Volleyball Alberta.
Accountability - We will be responsible as individuals and as a group for our actions, decisions and responsibilities in managing the affairs of Volleyball Alberta. "Do what is right...Do it now"
Excellence - We deliver what we promise and add value beyond what is expected. "Exceed Expectations"
Integrity - We treat people with respect, fairness, honesty, patience, understanding and trust. We are an equal opportunity employer and respect diversity. "Walk the Talk"
Leadership - We will, through our passion and commitment to volleyball, lead the collective thoughts, ideas and needs of the volleyball community and steward the direction of volleyball in our province. "Provide support and direction"
Participant Centred - Our focus is on our membership, ensuring we strive to ensure their needs are met and their expectations are surpassed. "Focus on the participants"