Unmatched Athlete is a Maryland-based 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. Our mission is to encourage LGBTQ+ and ally youth between the ages 5 - 18 years old to engage in sports and fitness. We are currently seeking committed board members to help ensure our organization’s ultimate goal to provide more visibility and equity for LGBTQ+ athletes.

New board members should be committed, self-driven individuals who welcome a positive, effectual mindset and have a good sense of humor. In addition, our board members will be active advocates and ambassadors for the organization and if willing, may be fully engaged in identifying and securing financial resources and partnerships necessary for Unmatched Athlete to advance its mission.


  • Attend Unmatched events
  • Attend 4 quarterly meetings
  • Availability for at least two hours a month working on UMA-related matters
  • Provide an annual $20 minimum contribution


Any person 21 years old or over who has experience in any of the following:

  • Sports or fitness
  • Advocacy
  • Youth Development
  • Community Engagement
  • Education
  • Finance
  • Business
  • Law

In addition, we are actively seeking

  • People of color
  • Women
  • Members of the LGBTQ+ community

Please note: must be able to carry at least 20 pounds


Please email info@unmatchedathlete.org with a couple sentences describing your interests and background, and if you have one, please attach a résumé. We will invite you to fill out our online form.