The American Samoa Olympic Committee promotes the Olympic values of friendship, respect and excellence through a wide variety of community programmes developed by the IOC. They include:
Advocates equal opportunities for men and women through sport by encouraging women to have roles at all levels and in all structures especially in the executive bodies of national sports-related organisations.
Promotes culture and arts in sport and Olympism, and establishes cultural programmes related to the Olympic Movement.
Supports the right of all people to play sport that suits their needs by contributing to the promotion of sports programmes and competitions at all levels.
Shows concern for environmental issues and reflects this concern in all of its activities and seeks to educate all those connected with the Olympic Movement in the importance of sustainable development.
Places sport at the service of humanity by implementing in each country, the Cooperation Agreements between the IOC (International Olympic Committee) and UN (United Nations) agencies. It also promotes the observance of the Olympic Truce declared by the UN General Assembly.