November 25, 2019
HAPPY THANKSGIVING!
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WISHING EVERYONE
A HAPPY AND SAFE
THANKSGIVING HOLIDAY!
PICTURES ARE IN !
Pictures are in!
Check with your GVBL coaches as the pictures will be distributed by them.
DON'T FORGET TO DOWNLOAD
THE GVBL APP!
It's easy to download and easy to use!

GVBL Schedules are posted on the website and on the new GVBL app!

GVBL is excited to announce that we now have our own App! Available and free to download on both the Apple App and Android Google Play stores.

GVBL intends to use this app as a way to efficiently communicate throughout the GVBL season with divisions, rosters, standings and even the playoff bracket!!

"Follow" your favorite team(s) by entering your cell phone number or email address for instant alerts and updates when scores are posted and when the next game is scheduled.

See schedules at News/Updates
GVBL REC LEAGUE
The season is off to any amazing start! No games this weekend due to the Thanksgiving holiday. Please reach out to your coaches regarding practices this week.

Share some pics! We would love to see pictures of your teams in action. Send them to info@gvco.org.

Schedules are on the GVBL App and can be found at News/Updates :
Ivy Experience GVBL HS Division
GVCO is happy to announce that Ivy Experience is the GVBL High School League sponsor for the 2019-2020 Winter season!

REGISTRATION DEADLINE DEC 4th for the GVBL High School League, for boys in grades 9th-12th living in the GVSD. The season will begin with OPEN GYMS on December 2nd & 4th. Open Gyms will be from 7p-9p at Great Valley Middle School

Junior Hoopsters
REGISTRATION OPEN for Junior Hoopsters!
Designed to introduce pre-K and kindergarten (4-6 year olds) girls and boys to the basic fundamentals of the game of basketball through fun drills and games.

Winter Season 1: 12/2/2019-1/21/2020
Winter Season 2: 1/27/2020-3/2/2020
Sessions:
  • Monday afternoons 1:00-2:15pm
  • Wednesday mornings 10:00-11:15am
  • Wednesday afternoons 1:00-2:15pm

All sessions will be offered at the GVBL Center.
For questions, please contact Steven Wei, Asst Program Director at  steven.wei@gvco.or g
GVBL Tournament Teams



4th Grade Boys - GREAT VALLEY REBELS
The Rebels will compete in the Malvern League this season.


4th Grade Girls - DIAMONDS
The team had it's first practice and voted on a name, the DIAMONDS! They will focus on practicing and skills in the coming weeks.


5th Grade Boys - RAIDERS ~ KNIGHTS ~ DRAGONS
The Raiders and Knights will compete in the ICBA League and the Dragons will compete in the Malvern League.

5th Grade Girls - STORM
 The team will compete in the ICBA and Malvern Leagues this season.

6th Grade Boys - 2026ers
The 2026ers played well at the Gym Rat Tournament in Doylestown. They started strong and won their first game. The tournament highlight was an exciting double overtime win in their second game. Way to go boys! The team will compete in the Streeper Thanksgiving Tournament .

6th Grade Girls - LIGHTNING
The teams will be competing in the Streeper Memorial Tournament over Thanksgiving weekend.
7th Grade Boys - PATRIOTS 2025
The team will comete in the CES Turkey Jam Tournament over the Thanksgiving weekend.
7th Grade Girls - TITANS
The team will compete in both the ICBA and Malvern Leagues this season.

8th Grade Boys - THE BLITZ
. The team is playing in The Streeper Thanksgiving Tournament and the ICBA King of the Court Tourney in early December.
GVBL TOSS & TAILGATE 2020!
Mark your calendar for the Annual GVBL Fundraiser!
Toss & Tailgate 2020
When: March 6, 2020
Where: The Desmond Hotel

Third poll: Vote on Facebook!
We want to know what you think: For the fabulous auction items, I enjoy the silent auction format onsite or let's try an app to run the auctions (which means I can bid from anywhere - even a tropical island).

 Yes, let's use the app.
No, I like the auction the way it is.
GVBL Upcoming Events

  • December 2nd & 4th - OPEN GYMS for GVBL High School League
  • December 2nd - Junior Hoopsters Winter Season 1 Begins
  • December 9th - Games Begin for GVBL High School League
  • March 6th - GVBL Fundraiser -- Toss & Tailgate 2020

GVCO Sponsors
Business $$$GiveBacktoGVCO $$$ Program
STATE FARM "QUOTES FOR GOOD"

Kelly Paster was at GVBL this weekend, meeting folks and sharing treats.

State Farm Quotes for Good makes it easy to give back to GVCO. For more information about this unique partnership: State Farm Quotes for Good

The Chuck Barbera Team of REALTORS/ RE/MAX Partners with GVCO in “REALTORS Giving Back” Program
Over the next year, for anyone who contacts the Chuck Barbera Team at RE/MAX Fine Homes and signs them to serve in the purchase or sale of their next home, GVCO will receive 10% of the real estate commission received!

Just mention the "REALTORS Giving Back" Program and GVCO in order to qualify for this generous donation to GVCO. Refer friends and family to the Chuck Barbera Team at RE/MAX Fine Homes as well!

Let's DO GOOD TOGETHER!!!   
Great Valley Community Organization
GV Caring Hands & Cradles to Crayons Thanks YOU!
Thanks to everyone for pitching in to make our donation drive a tremendous success!

Our GVCO community generously donated clothing, diapers, shoes, baked goods, their time and money to support Cradles to Crayons, an organization whose goals fit so well with ours:
" At Cradles to Crayons, our entire organization is driven by a focused and all-important goal: to make life better for children in need. To make this happen, it takes a wide variety of individuals and groups coming together to make a difference in their local communities."

We look forward to partnering with them again.
New GVCO Community Center
SEE What The New GVCO Community Center Will Look Like - Inside & Outside
Give a little...GET A LOT!
GVCO has reached a major milestone & surpassed $2M raised for the new community center! The current total for the capital campaign is now $2,254,070 !

Don't forget to Shop for GVCO!
With the holidays upon us, just a quick reminder that you can donate to GVCO through your shopping on Amazon.

Just go to Amazon Smile and search GVCO in the Charity List to add us as your favorite charity!