New Sport-for-Development Foundation Opens Doors

The Games 4 Good Foundation opened in late August with goal of harnessing the power of sport to effect positive change. The foundation, based in Sarasota, FL, seeks to provide funding to registered non-profits with innovative ideas to employ sport to achieve community development goals.

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The Games 4 Good Foundation opened in November of 2013 with goal of harnessing the power of sport to effect positive change.

The foundation, based in Sarasota, FL, seeks to provide funding to small and medium-sized non-profits with innovative ideas employing sport to achieve community development goals.

Executive Director Ken Sommers says, “Sport-for-development is increasingly recognized as a powerful and cost-effective vehicle to improve lives in the third world and underserved first world.”

The foundation introduced its first pilot round of grant opportunities on November 17, 2013.  Small and medium-sized non-profits should submit all materials by the application deadline on March 15, 2013.  Grant requirements are available HERE.

For more information on the organization or the grant process, please visit: [email protected]

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