Indiana Sports Corp

  • Corporate Citizenship
  • Love Indy

Website
www.indianasportscorp.org

Primary Contact
Ryan Vaughn
President
Contact via email

Mission statement

Indiana Sports Corp, a not-for-profit organization, was founded in 1979 as the nation’s first sports commission. Our events are broadcast around the world and bring national and international attention to the area. Our mission is to create positive impact by hosting world-class sporting events that enhance vibrancy in the community, build civic pride, drive economic impact and media exposure, and encourage opportunities for youth.

Affiliate Projects

Indiana Sports Corp is working on the following projects:

Corporate Challenge

http://www.indianasportscorp.org/events/events-calendar/isc-corporate-sports-challeng

The Indiana Sports Corp advances Indiana through sports. The not-for-profit organization creates positive impact by hosting world-class sports events in Indianapolis and beyond that drive economic impact, build civic pride, enhance the vibrancy of communities, create media exposure and encourage opportunities for youth. The Indiana Sports Corp is the country’s first and leading sports commission. Among the Indiana Sports Corp’s unique offerings is the Corporate Challenge.

More than 160 Indianapolis-area businesses participate annually in competitive and fun events that emphasize healthy lifestyles, friendly competition and camaraderie. Corporate Challenge not only includes more than 20 athletic events such as distance runs and relays, a tug-of-war, basketball shootout, bicycling, and bowling, but each company also competes in industry challenges and compassionate events by making donations for several causes. The compassionate challenges benefit the Susan Williams CHAMPS Grant Program and Geared for Health: Sports Equipment for Kids. The main event takes place annually at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.

Indiana Sports Corp Exchange

http://www.indianasportscorp.org/exchange

The Indiana Sports Corp advances Indiana through sports. The not-for-profit organization creates positive impact by hosting world-class sports events in Indianapolis and beyond that drive economic impact, build civic pride, enhance the vibrancy of communities, create media exposure and encourage opportunities for youth. The Indiana Sports Corp is the country’s first and leading sports commission. Among the Indiana Sports Corp’s unique offerings is the Indiana Sports Corp Exchange.

As a part of its mission to encourage opportunities for youth throughout Indiana, the Indiana Sports Corp has created an online portal known as the Exchange that connects youth-serving organizations with Indiana companies and individuals with community resources to help them. Through this free online service, youth-serving organizations may post areas of need or look for resources such as equipment, facilities, services, funding opportunities and volunteers that are made available by participating organizations.

The Indy Ultimate

http://www.indianasportscorp.org/events/events-calendar/indy-ultimate

The Indy Ultimate, which takes place each summer, is an urban adventure race that winds through downtown Indianapolis showcasing 14 sports, historical and cultural venues. Participants run or walk and complete obstacles and challenges for a unique downtown experience. The event begins and ends at Military Park and incorporates such iconic venues as the Indiana War Memorial, where competitors go up, around and down the steps; Lucas Oil Stadium, where participants attempt a field goal, and Victory Field, where participants run the bases. For more information, click here.