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Closing Ceremony

THANK YOU! for participating in our closing ceremony this afternoon. We recognized alot of Parents, Coaches, Players and Board Members. None of this would be possible without your contributions. Please check out our FaceBook page for pictures and details.

Click LINK in the blue bar below, to view video montage.

Click here to view Opening Day montage

Thank YOU to the CGFS Board, Dignitaries, Players and their Family and Friends for making the Opening Day of our Spring '22 season so special!

Thoughts from the President

It is hard to believe it is 2022!  The time has flown by…. Two years ago, we all were just about to begin one of the most difficult times the world would ever face. 

As we began the very challenging experience of Covid19 we had no idea where we would be today.  We were beginning practice for the 2020 season with the normal excitement and anticipation.  Little did we know, our season would only be a game or two before the world as we knew it came to a stop.

When the pandemic began, we had no idea what was going to happen and how it would affect our lives. From distance learning, remote working, loss of loved ones, pain and suffering, we lost many of the things we enjoy that make us happy.

We still have the lingering effects of the pandemic, but we have learned so much about one another.  The pandemic has brought out the best in some, and the worst in others.  People react differently when faced with challenges.  We had softball taken away from us and were so grateful when we were finally able to play again! Our CGFS community was put to the test.  We could have given up, but we met the challenge!

This past Fall we had what many believe was the BEST Fall ball season EVER!

As we now begin the 2022 spring season as strong as ever, it reminds us of how it was before… this new softball season promises to closely resemble what we came to know and love before the pandemic.  We are CGFS STRONG!

We have many dedicated people volunteering many hours to make CGFS the special place it is today.  I cannot give enough credit to our CGFS board.  We are made up of outstanding individuals that do an incredible job making softball special for all of us.  We also have parents and players whom I am extremely proud of and feel honored and humbled to be associated with.

Our players are the most important thing in our league, but without ALL of our CGFS community, we would not be able to enjoy the successes we have had and the bright future success we are surely going to see moving forward.

This is going to be an amazing season!

Many of our board members will be moving on as their players are aging out and this is their players last year.  I have much respect and appreciation for this board.  At the end of May, we will usher in many new faces, and I want to encourage others to volunteer to be on our amazing board.  It is an experience that you and your daughter(s) will cherish forever.  It will be something your family and your community will appreciate more and more as time goes by.

This will be my last season as the president of CGFS and I hope I have served all the CGFS community well.  It has not always been easy or without challenges, but my goal has always been to make softball more than just the game, to create the best possible experience for everyone.  This is a time in our lives where we should all be able to look back on fondly and appreciate. Our children grow up way too fast.  We all need to enjoy every moment we can with them, and softball allows us to do just that… making forever friends and memories.

Let’s all be the best we can be in 2022!

CGFS STRONG!!

PLAY BALL!

Gordon
 

Gordon Pound

CGFS President 2020-2022

Welcome

Welcome to Campbell Girls Fastpitch Softball League website.
Please register with our site by clicking HERE to signup for updates on all current events for Campbell Fastpitch Softball and Campbell Crush Travel Teams. We highly recommend you follow us on Facebook too.

About Campbell Girls Fastpitch Softball

Softball in Campbell and West San Jose, started in 1974 with Campbell Bobby Sox and evolved to the formation of Campbell Girls Fastpitch Softball in 2005.

Campbell Girls Fastpitch Softball has the goal of teaching girls aged 5-13 life lessons in competition and teamwork, while learning the fundamentals of softball and developing valuable relationships that last a lifetime.   

The league is one of a few outdoor sports organizations in the local area that focuses on empowering girls through teamwork, competition, sportsmanship and confidence. The league typically has over 200 players and is an entirely volunteer managed, 501 (C) non-profit. The parent volunteers provide their time to improve, manage and maintain our league at Forest Hill Elementary School.

Parking Rules for the League

Here are the rules for parking at our fields.

Park in designated spots only.  

There is NO PARKING in any slots labeled Campbell Care-NO SOFTBALL PARKING Monday through Friday.  Violators will be towed at owner's expense.

  • If you park on the street, please do not block any driveways.

  • No Parking in the Church parking lot which is adjacent to the fields. The Church WILL tow any violators!

  • No Parking in any Red or Yellow Zone. This includes the yellow zone area in front of the school.

  • No Parking in the paved walkway between the fields and the school.

  • No Parking in dirt area next to the dumpsters (near the Minis Field).


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CGFS Sponsors!

Thanks to all the CGFS Sponsors! Every player appreciates your generous support. See our Sponsors tab for more information or click below.

Volunteering and Fundraising

CGFS is a league based solely on volunteers.  Everyone can help to keep this a vibrant league.

Here are some ideas - 


Did you know 0.5% of your amazon purchases can be donated to the league?  Go here to set it up (and send this to your friends/family) 
https://smile.amazon.com/ch/26-0078804


Did you know you can create your own Facebook Fundraiser through Facebook's Charitable Giving on our behalf using this link? 100% of the proceeds goes directly to CGFS:
https://www.facebook.com/fund/Campbellgirlsfastpitch/

eScrip
Did you know you can select up to 3 schools and/or non-profits to benefit from your eScrip account? CGFS is registered with eScrip and would appreciate your designation of our league:
https://www.escrip.com/howitworks/


Do you work for one of the 750+ world’s most purpose-driven brands that uses Benevity? If so, did you know that we're a registered non-profit on their platform?
https://benevity.com/


Microsoft Rewards lets you support Campbell Girls Fastpitch Softball through its Give with Bing program. After signing up and selecting our organization, you can earn rewards points just for searching the web with Bing. Microsoft then turns those points into cash donations to us.
The program is free--you just need to sign up with a Microsoft account. Join now: https://www.bing.com/?publ=BINGIP&crea=MY01SK&form=MY01SK&ocid=MY01SK&programname=GwBShare&cid=840-260078804


Campbell Girls Fastpitch Softball is the designated non-profit recipient to the Round Up and Give program at South Winchester BBQ. Available only when ordering ONLINE for pick up or delivery:
https://www.swinchesterbbq.com/

Volunteer to help with the fields

Contact the fields manager  cgfsfields@gmail.com
If your school or employer needs proof of your community volunteer hours, we can provide you the necessary documentation.