Home Nonprofit organization Northeast Ohio Women’s Sports Alliance Becomes Non-Profit, Hosts First Fundraising Campaign

Northeast Ohio Women’s Sports Alliance Becomes Non-Profit, Hosts First Fundraising Campaign



CLEVELAND, Ohio – The Northeast Ohio Women’s Sports Alliance, which brings together several regional teams and clubs, has launched a founding donor campaign in the wake of becoming a non-profit organization.

NOWSA aims to raise awareness of community sports in Northeast Ohio and support female athletes, female teams, coaches and staff. The organization is aligned with 15 women’s and mixed sports organizations:

• Akron Women’s Rugby Club

• Burning River Roller Derby

• Cleveland Aquatic Team

• Cleveland Barons Hockey

• Cleveland Fusion (football tackle)

• Cleveland Disc Association (mixed Ultimate Frisbee team)

• Cleveland Iron Maidens Rugby

• Cleveland Riff (co-ed Quidditch)

• Place Cyrano (fencing)

• GameHer (video games and e-sports)

• North Coast Softball

• Notorious Key (Ultimate Frisbee)

• Ohio Apollos (co-ed Quidditch)

• Mountain biking inspired by hiking

• Youngstown Steel Valley Rugby Club

the inaugural campaign will run until Thursday, October 7. Online donations can be doubled through the Neighbor Twinning Fund.

In addition, NOWSA is organizing a clothing finance sale until Saturday July 10. Hoodies, hats, water bottles and other clothing are available.

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