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February Assists Newsletter – Celebrating Black History Month

Celebrating Black History Month PLL Assists is proud to celebrate Black History Month. We all recognize the stigma attached to the sport of lacrosse. We all hear the jokes, we see the memes, we acknowledge the criticism. We can, however, change the narrative. PLL Assists’ mission, at its core, includes the goal of combating racism, […]

January Assists Newsletter – Soldiers to Sidelines

Soldiers to Sidelines 2021 Lacrosse Coaches Certification Seminar Soldiers to Sidelines is hosting their annual Coaches Certification Seminar virtually from January 25th to January 30th. This seminar is open to veterans and service members of all military branches at no cost. Participants will receive Instruction by top college and professional lacrosse coaches, STS Certification, a […]

January Assists Newsletter – Sensory Friendly Cities

Sensory Friendly Cities Sensory Friendly Cities Inc. is an organization that seeks to create inclusive environments for all people who experience sensory differences. They recently expanded their list of attractions, restaurants, workplaces, etc. with sensory accommodations on their website to include New Jersey! This free, comprehensive resource is one way that they support our community, […]

January Assists Newsletter – Denver City Lax

Denver City Lax We’re excited to announce our partnership with Denver City Lax, an organization that creates opportunities for boys and girls in under resourced neighborhoods through the sport of lacrosse.  Since the organization’s inception a main objective has been to promote personal growth in boys and girls, and do so in neighborhoods the game […]

January Assists Newsletter – Lacrosse the Nations

Lacrosse the Nations Lacrosse the Nations aims to improve the lives of children across the world using the sport of lacrosse as their tool. Their programs use the lacrosse field as a platform to teach students valuable life skills and improve education, while ultimately bringing joy to their lives. Typically, LtN offers week-long lacrosse service […]

January Newsletter – Celebrating a Successful Q4

Celebrating a Successful Q4 The year 2020 was one of remarkable growth and perseverance for the Premier Lacrosse League, despite the many challenges that we all faced. For PLL Assists, this was no different. Building on the announcement of our new structure, Assists embarked on a very successful fourth quarter to wrap up the calendar […]

January Assists Newsletter – Iroquois Nationals Development Group

Iroquois Nationals Development Group The Premier Lacrosse League and Iroquois Nationals Lacrosse recently announced a partnership to raise global awareness of the roots of the game and the development of the Iroquois Nationals brand, as well as opportunities for Native youth lacrosse and education initiatives. Our partnership focuses on four key areas: 1) Youth Mentoring […]

Black Lacrosse Alliance x PLL – Q&A with Jules Heningburg

The Premier Lacrosse League and PLL Assists support the Black Lacrosse Alliance in its efforts to promote diversity, inclusiveness and unity in the sport of lacrosse. The BLA, which was founded in July 2020 and consists of a number of black players in the sport, looks to continue its growth as we enter the new calendar year. We caught up with BLA co-founder and star Redwoods attackman to learn more about the Black Lacrosse Alliance and its importance to the sport.