The rising costs of youth sports programs in the United States is one of the biggest deterrents to sports participation. Many families are not able to afford the rising costs.

The Sports Philanthropy Network believes that every kid should have the opportunity to be involved in competition and obtain the many benefits that come from playing sports.

Here are some resources relating to the payment of participation fees:

As we continue to build our resources and improve our service, if you know of additional organizations and resources that should be listed on this page, please email to Roy Kessel at so that we can update our page with the most current information.