We are a United States based nonprofit community development corporation. We provide progressive solutions & support for the funding and resource development of all weather community sports athletic fields and indoor sports pavilions . Typically we receive inquiries and applications for grant/sponsorship for projects that will serve schools, colleges, parks departments, sports clubs, churches and faith based community organizations. We also have launched a new initiative that is very supportive of international (non U.S.) projects that serve low income and at risk communities that struggle with health and poverty issues in other countries around the world. The CSD Council, Inc. is an alliance of sponsors and funding partners that have networked our resources together We represent diverse community minded companies, suppliers, corporate partners and other funding groups from throughout the United States. Our goal is to focus and target significant resources and funding towards encouraging the development of inner city, suburban and rural all weather community sports facilities that will encourage the growth of year round sports and fitness. Our Chairman and founder is Joseph O’Connor JD who has been involved in community sports, baseball and soccer coaching and professional sports franchise ownership over the last 25+ years. He has also been the mission & outreach director at 3 different U.S. evangelical churches leading projects and outreach teams in over 30 countries covering 4 continents.
The Community Sports Development Council, Inc. currently has representatives in Oregon, Washington, South Carolina, Nebraska, Kansas and California. We also have offices or representatives in Ireland, Mexico & South Africa. Our home office is in Portland, Oregon with a new Southwest regional office just added in 2011 in San Diego, California.