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Our Mission

Provide safe and enjoyable athletic competition while developing good sportsmanship and individual growth.


Founded in 1996,  the Tualatin Valley Youth Football League (TVYFL) is a non-profit tackle-based football program for 3rd through 8th grade youth in the Tualatin Valley, Portland and Salem Metropolitan areas in Northwest Oregon. With over 50 associations, the program now boasts over 6,500 players and 500+ volunteer coaches.



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The purpose of the league will be:

  • To foster the ideals of teamwork, good sportsmanship, good citizenship and character as well as the beneficial opportunities of becoming positive examples for others. 
  • To advance balanced and sportsmanlike competition in youth football with a strong focus on Player Safety and the rules and coaching methods to facilitate both.
  • To educate players, parents, coaches and the community about the game of youth football and the importance of teamwork and good sportsmanship.
  • To reinforce the primary importance of schoolwork in elementary school and middle school students lives.