Our Mission and Values


The mission of the Sports & Arts in Schools Foundation is to help bridge the opportunity gap among underserved students by providing programs designed to improve academic performance, health and wellness, self-confidence, character and attitudes for success in life.


Character and Leadership
Accountability and Integrity
Commitment to Excellence
Collaborative and Diverse Community
Goal Focused and Forward thinking
Innovation and Creativity
Hope and Optimism

Strategic Plan

The Strategic Plan, which is informed by our Mission and Values, serves as a critical road map for SASF in the coming years. Read it here

About SASF

Sports & Arts in Schools Foundation (SASF) is a non-profit organization and one of the largest providers of school-based afterschool programs in New York City and the metropolitan region.

We impact more than 25,000 students from over 120 sites in grades K-12 typically in underserved neighborhoods. Programs run before or after the school day, year-round (including Saturdays, over the summer, and holiday periods).