Palm Beach County Sports Commission Accepting Application for Annual Charitable Giving Program
Palm Beach Sports Gives
Palm Beach County Sports Commission is now accepting application for their annual charitable giving program, Palm Beach Sports Gives. County-wide sports organizations, clubs, schools, and others are invited to apply for funding beginning January 1, 2019. This charitable giving program is open to all sports as well as health and fitness programs for youth, adults and/or seniors throughout The Palm Beaches. Launched in 2018, Palm Beach Sports Gives allows the Palm Beach County Sports Commission to further our mission in the county and throughout The Palm Beaches utilizing funds raised from our partners charitable giving to help us support more local/grass-roots sports activities.
George Linley, Executive Director says, “Palm Beach Sports Gives focuses on increasing sports and healthy living for all Palm Beach County residents. Funded by donations from our corporate partners, this program allows us to support our local communities youth and seniors through sports”.
Palm Beach Sports Gives, serves to further our mission in The Palm Beaches by encouraging our local citizens to embark upon a healthy lifestyle. Sports organizations, clubs, schools, etc. located in Palm Beach County are invited to apply for funding for programs that enhance our County’s participation in all kinds of health, wellness and sports activities for youth, adults or seniors. All awards will be in the $1,000-$5,000 range to be presented on May 2, 2019 at an awards ceremony breakfast.
Sponsors for 2019 Palm Beach Sports Gives include: Cheribundi Tart Cherry Boca Raton Bowl, Malachi Knowles, Bishop W. Oshea Granger, John Demott, Duffy's Sports Grill, Blanca and Anthony Lofaso, Waste Management, GL Homes, Richard Blankenship, Jack and Helen Rubens Family, Rosa Torres-Tumazos and Charles Tumazos, Hinda and Joel Miller Fund, JCD Sports, Matchpoint Inc., Martha Clark, South Florida Collegiate Baseball League, Cary Caster and the Palm Beach County Sports Commission.
For information, go to https://www.palmbeachsports.com/palmbeachsportsgives or Ariana Dominguez, Special Events & Business Development Manager,
About Palm Beach County Sports Commission
The Palm Beach County Sports Commission (PBCSC) is a private, not-for-profit organization contracted by Palm Beach County to promote and market the county as a sports and sports tourism destination. The PBCSC brings sporting events and activities to the county, enhances economic impact, stimulates bed tax revenues (primarily in the off-season) and maximizes utilization of county facilities. The PBCSC offers a full range of event service support, corporate partnerships, sponsorships and a local membership program that supports its goals. Local, regional, national and international marketing efforts are ongoing by the PBCSC with sports organizations and event owners. The PBCSC also produces sports-related programs for the residents of Palm Beach County including the Palm Beach County Sports Hall of Fame, the Lou Groza Collegiate Place-Kicker Award, PalmBeachSports Gives and the Kids Fitness Festival of the Palm Beaches. For more information on the PBCSC go to www.palmbeachsports.com .
View highlights from the inaugural
Palm Beach Sports Gives program.