TASO â€" Battlefields to Ballfields announce partnership
TASO is proud to announce that they are the first state-wide organize to forge a partnership with Battlefields to Ballfields (B2B). B2B is a non-profit foundation dedicated to assist veterans and active members of our armed forces become sports officials. The Foundation will reimburse a new official for uniforms and dues paid to the local chapter and TASO the veterans will join. Battlefields to Ballfields will also reimburse the new official for their equipment, training materials, insurance.
"I could not be more pleased to align our foundation with TASO," said Mike Pereira, \'Battlefields 2 Ballfields\' Executive Director. "TASO ranks among the very best officiating organizations in the United States, and I am excited to see what we can achieve together going forward."
"TASO is honored and proud to partner with \'Battlefields 2 Ballfields\' to provide this exceptional opportunity to our returning heroes," said Michael Fitch, TASO Executive Director, "while at the same time helping us to provide more quality officials for the student-athletes we serve."
During the on-line application process, a new applicant will be asked if he/she is a veteran or currently active armed forces. If so, TASO will connect them to Battlefields 2 Ballfields where they can apply for the scholarship and other benefits.
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