|“Our job as coaches is to love you. Your job as players is to love each other.”|
|- Coach Joe Ehrmann|
Coaches shape the lives of athletes. Coaches tend to identified as leaders in their communities. Coaches often serve and are identified by youth as serving secondary (or primary) father roles.
What you can do:
- Attend training on Coaching Boys Into Men.
- Lead by example. Talk to your kids about how they should treat women and model it.
- Encourage athletic programs to promote gender equity.
- Become a member of the Iowa Men’s Action Member
Coach for America
Coaching Boys into Men
Mentors in Violence Prevention Strategies (MVP)