Our Mission

Team 559 is committed to the education of the whole person through excellence in volleyball. Team 559 is a a 501(c)(3) California non-profit organization committed to improving opportunities for the youth of the Central Valley.

Consider this...

Playing volleyball and being part of a team has a wealth of benefits. 

  • Girls who participate in sports have a higher level of self esteem.

  • Girls who participate in sports are three times more likely to graduate from high school.

  • Girls who participate in sports are 92% less likely to get involved with drugs.

  • Girls who participate in sports are 80% less likely to have an unwanted pregnancy.
     

Because club volleyball is so expensive which puts the experience out of reach for many, the mission of Team 559 Volleyball is to make club volleyball accessible to girls regardless of their situation.

To learn more how you can help, please visit our How to Support our Cause Page.

About Us

Team 559 focuses on the personal and athletic development of the female student-athlete, through a safe, positive, and effective learning environment in which she may strive to achieve individual excellence within a team.

The volleyball court is our classroom, transformed to teach lessons of character, discipline, respect, responsibility, accountability, commitment, leadership, work ethic, teamwork, courage, integrity, communication, cooperation, the importance of sacrifice and sportsmanship. In addition to the specific volleyball skills development, we emphasize and teach our athletes the importance of proper nutrition, overall fitness and conditioning, and healthy lifestyle choices.

We view our purpose as servant. We serve to improve the life of young women through sport. We are dedicated to the empowerment of young women to stand up to injustice and through the many tough physical, mental, and emotional lessons that sport provides, cultivate modern women who are persistent, team-oriented, goal-driven, and self-determined.

Benefits to our Athletes

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  • Our athletes increase their chances for a collegiate experience.

  • Our athletes increase confidence and self-esteem.

  • Our athletes improve the capacity of their community to take initiatives.

  • Our athletes improve employment opportunities.

  • Our athletes become agents of change.

Benefits to our Supporters

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  • Our players, staff, families and visitors patronize area restaurants, retailers, services, hotels, etc. with a special affinity knowing that their dollars indirectly support the team.

  • You will be a partner in an organization which strives for excellence in its sport and who is committed to developing student-athletes, those who exemplify the qualities and character necessary for success beyond life on the court.

  • You will be affiliated with an organization which will be displayed on a national stage year and year out.

  • You provide support for all our student-athletes and help them to develop and be successful in our sport, the classroom and life.

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