The TYFC was formed in February, 2012 and consists of 9 member organizations located in Westchester, Putnam, & Dutchess counties in New York state. Teams competing in the league represent Beacon, Brewster, Carmel, Hudson Valley, Mahopac, Somers, Southern Dutchess, Wappingers Falls, & Yorktown.
TYFC is a member of the American Youth Football (AYF) organization and participates in the "All-American Division". AYF is the world's largest youth football & cheer organization with over 1 million participants in all 50 states & 13 countries.
Our mission statement is:
To inspire youth to participate in Football & Cheerleading, and to practice the ideals of sportsmanship regardless of race, color, sex, creed or national origin, and to bring youth together through the means of a common physical fitness and athletic competition.
That each member organization shall provide a program wherein youth shall receive instruction in the fundamental skills of tackle football, and that each member organization shall provide a program wherein youth shall receive instruction in the fundamental skills of cheerleading.
To promote safe play by requiring member organizations to maintain strict compliance with the bylaws, and the rules and regulations of the league.
To encourage adults to behave in a civil and proper, sportsmanlike manner, and to keep the welfare of each child foremost and free from adult compulsion for power and glory.