Blackstone Valley Youth Football Conference is cooperative, consisting of 20 of the top youth football & cheerleading associations in the Blackstone Corridor and South Eastern Massachusetts.  Blackstone is organized and operates under American Youth Football, which places children on teams based strictly on age, not weight.  Blackstone Valley serves approximately 5,200 children belonging to twenty (20) organizations in eighteen (18) communities and is the largest youth football and cheerleading organization in this area.