About Us


The Vancouver Girls Basketball Association has created a sustainable basketball program for high school girls who live in Vancouver. The program provides opportunities for girls to develop basketball skills, sportsmanship, and a love for the game.

VGBA’s goals are to:

  • Support girls in Vancouver to play basketball year-round, at all ages, from participation to elite levels
  • Provide good technical training at a young age
  • Remove financial barriers of training for players in need
  • Support players on the elite level with bursaries/scholarships
  • Recognize exceptional players and athletes that are true leaders in our community



(a)  To promote, provide, and coordinate girls basketball opportunities for Vancouver student-athletes at all levels of development; participation to elite.

(b)  To build and sustain partnership with other organizations wishing to support the mission statement and objectives of the Association.

(c)  To create a sustainable basketball program for Vancouver girls.

(d)  To provide opportunities for girls to develop basketball skills, sportsmanship, and a love of the game.

(e)  To provide supervised and accessible basketball programs.

(f)  To provide quality coaching and training.

(g)  To develop a core group of volunteer coaches and advisors as board members.

(h)  To establish and maintain a bursary program for girls needing financial assistance to participate in training or playing in club/provincial/national programs.

(i)  To establish and maintain a bursary/scholarship program for girls wishing to play post-secondary basketball.