Attracting and retaining diverse junior members

When looking to attract diverse participants to your club there are number of small things volunteers can proactively do to support diverse communities to become involved. This tip sheet provides a few tips and strategies that you could use to help with attracting diverse members to your club.

This tip sheet has been developed from the findings of the 3-year Australian Research Council project ‘Managing Diversity in Junior Sport: Participation versus Performance’ led by Victoria University in partnership with VicHealth, the Australian Football League and CMY. The guidance has been authored by Dr Ruth Jeanes, Monash University and Professor Ramón Spaaij, Victoria University. For more details on the research project please see our summary and full report.