The mission of the Greater Wichita Area Sports Commission is to enhance the quality of life and the economy by taking the lead in promoting, acquiring and supporting a diversity of youth, amateur and professional sporting programs and events.
Goals and Objectives
- Establish, maintain, and promote sports programs and events in the greater Wichita area.
- Bring visitors to south-central Kansas.
- Promote Wichita to local, state, regional, and national event organizers.
- Assist organizations in obtaining outside events through the bid matching process.
- Coordinate the matching of event needs with facility availability.
- Be an active participant in community deliberations involving sports forums and facilities.
- Be a resource for the community in planning and developing additional sports facilities.
- Promote the mission of the Sports Commission.
- Public relations and promotion
- Increase media exposure
- High quality newsletter
- Speaking engagements
- Community involvement
- Marketing membership
- Be a central resource for requests, support, and assistance for youth, amateur, and professional sporting events and activities.
- Be a resource for seed money for programs and events.
- Secure grants to benefit community sports programs.
- Establish volunteer database.
The Sports Commission Invites You To Join
We invite you to join our organization and help us put the greater Wichita area at the forefront of sporting events in the country. The investment is modest and flexible, with individual memberships ranging from $100 to $200 and corporate membership up to $5,000. The return, is the satisfaction and enjoyment that will come from knowing that your participation in enhancing the Wichita area sports scene will benefit our community by providing opportunity, generating revenue, gaining exposure, and building civic pride.
How the Sports Commission Benefits You
- Complimentary commemorative gifts given away at membership functions to attendees.
- Exclusive opportunities for invitations and tickets to special sporting events and activities.
- Discount tickets to Sports Commission sponsored events.
- Special recognition in our newsletter, The Sports Scene.
- Networking opportunities with other individuals and businesses.
- Opportunities to volunteer for local sporting events.
- Information on sports in the greater Wichita area.
- Membership certificate and membership card.
How the Sports Commission Benefits the Greater Wichita Area
- Economic impact to our community generated through visitor days, hotel nights, personal expenditures, goods and services.
- Facilitates new and existing events for the Greater Wichita Area.
- Facilitates communication & cooperation between corporate America & sports teams/ organizations in the greater Wichita area.
$5000 x5 years
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