American Baseball Coaches

Greensboro, NC   |  WWW.ABCA.ORG

Mission

THE PURPOSES OF THE AMERICAN BASEBALL COACHES ASSOCIATION INCLUDE:TO PROMOTE EXCELLENCE IN THE COACHING OF BASEBALL.TO PROMOTE ALL ASPECTS OF THE GAME OF AMATEUR BASEBALL.TO PROMOTE THE GAME OF BASEBALL, ESPECIALLY WITHIN THE MISSION OF EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS.TO FOSTER NATIONAL AND INTERNATIONAL AMATEUR SPORTS COMPETITION IN THE SPORT OF BASEBALL.TO PROMOTE AND DEVELOP LEADERSHIP IN BASEBALL WITHIN EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS AND IN THE VARIOUS AMATEUR BASEBALL ORGANIZATIONS.TO ASSIST IN THE EDUCATIONAL DEVELOPMENT OF AMATEUR BASEBALL COACHES.TO ASSIST IN THE GROWTH AND DEVELOPMENT OF BASEBALL IN COOPERATION WITH ORGANIZATIONS WITH SIMILAR GOALS.TO DISSEMINATE EDUCATIONAL BASEBALL INFORMATION TO MEMBERS AND ALLIED GROUPS AS NECESSARY.TO ENGAGE IN BASEBALL-RELATED ACTIVITIES AS DETERMINED BY THE REPRESENTED MEMBERSHIP.TO ACCOMPLISH THE FOREGOING FOR EDUCATIONAL, NON-PROFIT PURPOSES IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE INTERNAL REVENUE CODE(S) 501(C)(3).

Ruling year info

1995

Principal Officer

CRAIG KEILITZ

Main address

4101 Piedmont Pkwy Ste C

Greensboro, NC 27410 United States

EIN

37-0980742

NTEE code info

Baseball, Softball (includes Little Leagues) (N63)

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Program 1

CLINIC EVENTS: THE ABCA HOSTS 20 CLINIC EVENTS AROUND THE U.S. ON AN ANNUAL BASIS TO TEACH COACHING METHODS AND TECHNIQUES TO COACHES OF YOUTH, HIGH SCHOOL AND COLLEGE BASEBALL TEAMS. THE ABCA CONVENTION IS THE WORLD'S LARGEST BASEBALL COACHING CLINIC. THE CONVENTION CLINICS PROMOTE EDUCATION AND TRAINING IN COACHING, LEADERSHIP, SPORTSMANSHIP, AND ETHICS. DURING THE 2020-21 YEAR, THE CLINIC EVENTS WERE HELD VIRTUALLY, WITH 3,899 COACHES ATTENDING THE 2021 VIRTUAL CONVENTION, OUT OF 10,830 ACTIVE MEMBER COACHES FOR THE FISCAL YEAR ENDING 4/30/21, DURING WHICH 26 WELL-KNOWN CLINIC SPEAKERS PROVIDED PRESENTATIONS TO THE ATTENDEES IN THE GENERAL SESSION FOR FIVE DAYS. THE ABCA ALSO RAN A YOUTH COACHES CLINIC DURING THE VIRTUAL CONVENTION FOR 12 SESSIONS DURING FOUR DAYS, AND THE ABCA EXPO THEATER INCLUDED 12 ADDITIONAL EDUCATIONAL PRESENTATIONS DURING THE CONVENTION. THE ABCA REGIONAL COACHING CLINICS ARE ONE-DAY EVENTS ARE CONDUCTED AROUND THE COUNTRY AND AVERAGE 30-50 COACHES IN ATTENDANCE. IN 2020, THE EVENTS WERE RECORDED AND MADE AVAILABLE AS VIDEOS THAT WERE FREE FOR ALL MEMBERS. THE CLINIC PRESENTATIONS ARE SIMILAR TO THOSE CONDUCTED AT THE ANNUAL CONVENTION. THE ABCA SPONSORS YOUTH CLINICS AT THE NCAA DIV. I, NAIA AND NJCAA WORLD SERIES, INVOLVING OVER 500 YOUNG PEOPLE EACH. THE ABCA ALSO PROVIDES A GRANT TO INTERNATIONAL SPORTS GROUP, WHICH CONDUCTS EDUCATIONAL COACHING CLINICS AROUND THE WORLD, AS WELL AS TURN TWO FOR YOUTH, WHICH PROVIDES USED BASEBALL EQUIPMENT TO CHILDREN IN NEED.

Expenses
$948,292
Revenue
$1,198,120

AWARDS TO MEMBERS: ABCA AWARDS INCLUDE THE HALL OF FAME; LEFTY GOMEZ AWARD; ETHICS IN COACHING AWARD; HEAD COACHES OF THE YEAR, ASSISTANT COACHES OF THE YEAR AWARD; FIELD MAINTENANCE AWARD AND FIELD SCHOLARSHIP AWARD; TECHNOLOGY AWARD AND SCHOLARSHIP; CENTURY CLUB AWARDS; 25-YEAR COACHING AWARDS; AND LIFETIME MEMBERSHIP AWARDS. AWARD PROGRAMS TO SERVE AMATEUR BASEBALL INCLUDE SELECTION OF THE NATIONAL PITCHER AND POSITION PLAYERS OF THE YEAR, ALL-AMERICA, ALL-REGION AND GOLD GLOVE TEAMS FROM EACH DIVISION: NCAA I, II, AND III, NAIA, NJCAA, PACIFIC ASSOCIATION DIVISION AND HIGH SCHOOL, COLLEGIATE CONFERENCE CHAMPIONS, AS WELL AS REGIONAL COACHES OF THE YEAR AND TEAM ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE AWARDS FROM EACH OF THE AFOREMENTIONED DIVISIONS.

Expenses
$150,099
Revenue
$26,000

PUBLICATIONS AND WEBSITES: "INSIDE PITCH MAGAZINE" IS THE OFFICIAL MAGAZINE OF THE ABCA, CONTINUED WITH SIX ISSUES IN 2021. IT IS MAILED TO ALL CURRENT ABCA MEMBER COACHES FEATURING BASEBALL COACHING ARTICLES AND ARTICLES ABOUT THE GAME IN GENERAL. THE "COVERING ALL BASES" NEWSLETTER CONTENT IS NOW INCLUDED IN INSIDE PITCH MAGAZINE, INCLUDING ASSOCIATION AND MEMBERSHIP UPDATES, LEGISLATION; ISSUES INVOLVING THE GAME OF BASEBALL. THE ABCA PRIMARY WEBSITE (WWW.ABCA.ORG) IS A HELPFUL, INFORMATIVE TOOL TO COACHES. FROM 5/1/20 TO 4/30/21, THE ABCA RECEIVED 2,015,659 PAGE VIEWS FOR AN AVERAGE OF 167,972 PAGE VIEWS PER MONTH. THE WEBSITE CONTAINS MORE THAN 500 EDUCATIONAL VIDEOS, INFORMATION ABOUT ABCA/HUMAN KINETICS BOOKS, A PODCAST, AND OTHER COACHING RESOURCES. THE ABCA HELD MORE LIVE WEBINARS DURING THE PANDEMIC, WHICH WERE FREE AND HOSTED ON ABCA.ORG. IN 2019 THE ABCA LAUNCHED THE "MY ABCA" MOBILE APP WHICH HAS SINCE HAD MORE THAN 9,000 INDIVIDUAL ABCA MEMBERS DOWNLOAD AND LOG IN, OUT OF THE POSSIBLE 10,830.

Expenses
$575,718
Revenue
$576,561

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