The mission of the West Chester United Soccer Club (“WCUSC”) is to promote and develop the sport of soccer, to develop each soccer player to the maximum of his or her ability and goals, and to foster a spirit of sportsmanship and fellowship within and among its members. WCUSC is committed to soccer excellence and sportsmanship and strives to be the premier soccer club in Eastern Pennsylvania. In pursuit of these goals, WCUSC is committed to providing the best available facilities, coaches and opportunities for its players within the resources of the WCUSC. Each player shall be afforded the opportunity to play at the highest level commensurate with his or her ability and commitment to the game. As a non-profit organization run by volunteers, the continued success of WCUSC is dependent upon the active and expected participation of parents/guardians and players. WCUSC does not discriminate according to race, gender, ethnic or religious background, and is open to players and adults who abide by the principles, rules, regulations and decisions of WCUSC. WCUSC and its Board of Directors, coaches, teams, players and other representatives shall be governed by the principles stated in this Missions Statement in all of their actions and decisions.