PONY Baseball and Softball is a non-profit organization with headquarters in Washington, Pennsylvania. It is dedicated to helping young people grow into healthier and happier adults, primarily through the organization of baseball and softball leagues. Membership is open to children from age 5 to 18 and the leagues are organized with two-year age brackets. PONY became an international organization in the late 1950s. Currently PONY has a presence in 21 countries.