NWBA Volunteers

The NWBA is always looking for volunteers! The NWBA currently has over 200 teams across twenty-two conferences and seven divisions. The NWBA was founded in 1948 and today consist of men’s, women’s intercollegiate, and youth teams throughout the United States, and Canada.  The NWBA is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.

Our Mission: In our pursuit of excellence, the National Wheelchair Basketball Association provides qualified individuals with physical disabilities the opportunity to play, learn, and compete in the sport of wheelchair basketball.

Core Values: Our core values are very important to us, whether you are a player, coach, or volunteer. Please read our values to understand what we expect from our membership.

  • We value unequivocal excellence in all aspects of the organization.
  • We strive for excellence with integrity and respect.
  • We recognize our rich tradition as a solid foundation.
  • We celebrate the development of our members and our community.
  • We believe in the pursuit of competitive excellence always.

Interested in being a volunteer?

If you would like to volunteer, there are a number of ways: assisting at a local team’s tournament or practice, coaching new players, being on a committee, assisting the National Office staff, working at the NWBA National Tournament, and more. Please use the links below to find the opportunities as well as additional resources.If you have any questions about volunteering or would like to sign up for a volunteer opportunity/event, please contact Jeanine LaSage at 719-266-4082 or email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

If you would like to be a volunteer of the NWBA, please click HERE.