Category: Congress

Little League® International Outlines D.A. Standards for Exceptional Leadership and Volunteer Service

Presentation provides Little League District Administrators with a distinct and comprehensive overview of how to effectively serve local leagues within their District.   During the 27th Little League International Congress in New Orleans this January, Little League Baseball and Softball tasked District Administrators (D.A.), its most important volunteer constituents, with reinforcing the “District Administrator Standards for Exceptional Leadership and Volunteer Service.”  Constructed around eight tenets that have been approved by […]

Opening Convocation Welcomes Volunteers to New Orleans in Style

Nearly 1,500 Little League® volunteers were officially welcomed in an unforgettable fashion. The 27th Little League® International Congress officially got underway on Friday, January 19, as Little League Baseball and Softball welcomed nearly 1,500 volunteers with the Opening Convocation at the New Orleans Convention Center.  With all of Little League’s representatives gathered together, the attendees were officially welcomed to the city with a video […]

Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred Enters the Little League® Hall of Excellence

Commissioner Manfred (left) receives Hall of Excellence Award from Little League International Board of Directors Chairman Hugh E. Tanner. Little League® Baseball and Softball is proud to announce that Baseball Commissioner Robert D. Manfred, Jr., has officially been enshrined into the Little League Hall of Excellence in honor of his dedication to the growth of youth baseball and […]

Little League® International Congress Kicks Off In New Orleans

Special guests include Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred, Veteran MLB Umpire Gerry Davis, ESPN’s Karl Ravech, Jessica Mendoza, and Kyle Peterson, and America’s Got Talent’s The Passing Zone. Nearly 1,500 representatives of Little League® Baseball and Softball from around the world gathered together in New Orleans as the 27th Little League International Congress kicked off on Friday, January 19.   The official start of […]

ESPN Talent to Serve as Special Guests at Little League® International Congress in New Orleans January 19-22, 2018

Karl Ravech, Jessica Mendoza, and Kyle Peterson will join Little League’s highest-level volunteers during the quadrennial event. Following another exciting year covering the Little League Baseball® World Series, ESPN hosts Karl Ravech, Jessica Mendoza, and Kyle Peterson will join volunteers from around the world at the 27th Little League® International Congress in New Orleans on January 19-22, 2018. “The Little […]

Little League® International Congress Registration Now Open

Registration is now available for the 27th Little League® International Congress to be held in New Orleans, La., January 19 -22, 2018. Registration must be completed online through the Little League Data Center ( and must be completed by all District Administrators (D.A.) and Alternates attending the Congress. Also, any individual or Assistant District Administrator (A.D.A.) attending […]

  With one year to go until the Opening Ceremonies of the 27th Little League® International Congress at the Hilton New Orleans Riverside in New Orleans, La., Little League is looking forward to bringing volunteers from around the world together from January 19-22, 2018. Held every four years, the Little League International Congress is the largest gathering […]