VICIS is a proud to partner with the National Football Foundation to support their advocacy for football’s ability to develop qualities of leadership, sportsmanship, and drive for excellence in America’s young people, and spread the message of the good in the game.
The National Football Foundation’s mission is to promote and develop the power of amateur football in developing the qualities of leadership, sportsmanship, competitive zeal and the drive for academic excellence in America’s young people.
VICIS shares the Maxwell Club’s founding mission to promote player safety and has partnered with the Maxwell Club to create the VICIS Innovation in Safety Award, recognizing the NFL or NCAA Equipment Manager or Athletic Trainer who has done the most to promote player safety through innovation. Learn more about the VICIS Innovation in Safety Award here.
The Maxwell Football Club (MFC) is an organization involved not only in football at all levels but the community in general, not just once a year, but all year. It’s an organization dedicated to the concept that young people are the potential of this nation. The MFC wants to help young people realize that potential as leaders now, and as the future leaders of this country.
The American Football Coaches Association (AFCA) is the only national organization solely dedicated to improving football coaches through ongoing education, interaction, and networking. Its primary goal is to provide resources for personal and professional development amongst the football coaching profession.
The purpose of the the Athletic Equipment Managers Association (AEMA) is to promote, advance, and improve the Equipment Managers Profession in all of its many phases. One goal is to work as a group to bring about equipment improvements for the greater safety of all participants in sports and recreation.
The National Athletic Trainers’ Association (NATA) is the professional membership association for certified athletic trainers and others who support the athletic training profession. The mission of the NATA is to represent, engage and foster the continued growth and development of the athletic training profession and athletic trainers as unique health care providers.
The Sports & Fitness Industry Association (SFIA) is the trade association of leading industry sports and fitness brands, suppliers, retailers and partners. Their mission is to “Promote Sports and Fitness Participation and Industry Vitality” by focusing on core product areas for the industry.
The National Sporting Goods Association (NSGA) is a non-profit trade association that provides information to and advocates for the Sporting Goods Industry. The NSGA supports its members’ efforts to grow the business and advocates on their behalf.