Our Mission

The Florida Sports Foundation, Inc. is a 501(C) 3 non-profit corporation, serving as the Sports Industry Development Division of Enterprise Florida, Inc. The mission of the Florida Sports Foundation is to:

  • Assist Florida’s communities with securing, hosting and retaining sporting events and sports related business that generate significant economic impact and sports-related tourism for the state of Florida through the Foundation’s grant programs, legislative initiatives and Industry Partner service, recognition and development.
  • Provide the citizens of Florida with participation opportunities in Florida’s Sunshine State Games and Florida Senior Games events.
  • Serve as Florida’s leading resource for Sport Tourism research and facts.
  • Assist in the promotion of targeted leisure sport industries in Florida.
  • Assist National and Florida State Governing Bodies to promote amateur sport development through Florida’s Sunshine State Games and hosting events in Florida.