FC Copa Academy and New Jersey Copa FC are committed to creating a safe and inclusive environment for all players and families free from harassment, intimidation, bullying, and discrimination on the basis of gender identity and sexual orientation.
We are devoted to addressing the needs and inequities that LGBTQ+ youth face in sports. It is our shared responsibility to ensure every member of our soccer community is valued and respected regardless of gender identity and sexual orientation. We are actively working to create more inclusive policies and practices that support and affirm the identities of LGBTQ+ players.
We believe that learning about the diversity of humankind is an essential part of the great sport we all love. We encourage our players, staff, families and fellow clubs of the soccer community to celebrate the inclusiveness and diversity that contributes to growth, success, safety, and quality of life for everyone!