$48.8 million in economic impact and $26.2 million in direct spending in 2021.
The Charlotte Sports Foundation is a 501(c)(3) dedicated to positively impacting the economy and quality of life in the Charlotte region by developing unique, large-scale sports events and business opportunities.
$117.5 million in economic impact and $63.4 million in direct spending for last three games.
271,831 fans attended Charlotte Sports Foundation games in 2021.
113,994 Hotel Room Nights generated by Charlotte Sports Foundation events in 2021.
Meet Our Team
From our board and our staff to our partners and Co-Captains, each of us shares a commitment to supporting and enriching our community by creating unforgettable sports experiences.
Our BoardThe Charlotte Sports Foundation Board of Directors includes a cross-section of some of Charlotte’s top leaders who are committed to the economic development of our region.
Our StaffMeet the people behind the scenes, get answers to your questions and learn how you can get involved with the Charlotte Sports Foundation.
Our Co-CaptainsCo-Captains make it possible for us to carry out our mission by expanding the economic benefits and entertainment value of sports in Charlotte.
The Charlotte Sports Foundation Internships
The Charlotte Sports Foundation’s post-graduate interns get first-hand experience and develop invaluable professional connections working events that reach millions of fans each year. Our previous interns have been hired by Raycom, Charlotte Hornets, Carolina Panthers and more.
Jimmie Lee Kirkpatrick Award
This award is given annually to one senior football player from Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools who excels on the field while making an impact in their community.
Charlotte Sports Foundation Announces Full Weekend of Activities for 2022 Duke’s Mayo Classic
The Charlotte Sports Foundation (CSF) announced today tickets are now on sale for the 2022 Duke’s Mayo Classic featuring North Carolina A&T State University taking on North Carolina Central ...Read More
Novant Health, Truist and Lowe’s Announced as Sponsors of the Jumpman Invitational
The Charlotte Sports Foundation (CSF) and ESPN Events announced Novant Health as the presenting sponsor of the Jumpman Invitational today with Truist and Lowe’s joining as associate sponsors. ...Read More
Owen Godfrey to Join Charlotte Sports Foundation as Director of Ticket Sales and Service
The Charlotte Sports Foundation is pleased to announce the addition of Owen Godfrey as the new Director of Ticket Sales and Service. Owen joins CSF with over 15 years of ticketing experience with ...Read More