• Online exposure through our website and bi-monthly newsletter sent to sports commission members and city officials. (Recognition and direct links to websites)
  • Member spotlight story in the bi-monthly newsletter
  • Networking opportunities
  • Your chance for free tickets to local events
  • Listed on “Current Fans” sheet in Sports Commission Awards program
  • Event volunteer opportunities (as available)
  • Coupon sheet participation
    • Inserts accepted for event packets
  • First opportunity for event sponsorships
    • Sponsorships vary depending on venue
  • ¼-page ad in the Sports Commission Awards program
  • Business logo in the premium member section of the website

Rick’s Automotive

Rick’s Automotive has been Springfield’s trusted auto & tire shop since 1980. Make your next auto service or car maintenance appointment with Rick’s today!

Arvest Bank

Arvest Bank owns and operates 16 community banks in Arkansas, Oklahoma, Missouri and Kansas offering banking, mortgages, credit cards and investments.

Guaranty Bank

In 1913, the first moving assembly line was developed by Ford Motor Company; it was also the year we officially opened for business in Springfield. A lot has changed within the century since we first opened, but one thing hasn’t and never will — our commitment to our customers.


Whataburger is more than a burger chain. It’s a place that feels like home to more than 50,000 employees, called Family Members, and millions of customers. It’s a brand built on pride, care and love. It’s a place people count on in their communities. It’s a place where goodness lives. So now with more than 900 Whataburger restaurants across 14 states stretching from Arizona to Florida, road-trippers and hometown folks alike continue gathering under the big orange-and-white roofs for fresh, made-to-order burgers and friendly service.

Wonders of Wildlife

Wonders of Wildlife

The attraction consists of an all-new 1.5 million-gallon aquarium adventure showcasing thousands of live fish, mammals, reptiles and birds in a tour through the world’s underwater habitats; completely immersive wildlife galleries that bring visitors eye-to-eye with the greatest collection of record-setting big game animals ever assembled from North America, Africa and the Arctic; and a conservation education center for youth programs, conservation groups and events.

Springfield-Greene County Park Board

The Springfield-Greene County Park Board is committed to provide the highest quality of leisure opportunities, to offer programs for relaxation as well as stimulation, and to encourage personal and community enrichment for the citizens of Springfield, Missouri.

O’Reilly Auto Parts

O’Reilly Auto Parts is headquartered in Springfield. O’Reilly Auto Parts, from its founding in 1957 as a single store in Missouri to a business consisting of over 3,613 stores in 39 states and more than 47,000 team members ranks in the top three auto parts distributors in the United States.

Elliott Lodging

Elliott Lodging has been successfully managing hotel properties in southwest Missouri and southeast Kansas since 1993. The company is now backed by over twenty years of experience in every aspect of hotel management, from taking on all the day-to-day challenges of satisfying the traveling public to managing human resources, staff training, administration, marketing, and accounting as well as property development and construction oversight from the ground up.

Bass Pro Shops

Bass Pro Shops

Grandaddy of all outdoor stores. Fishing, hunting, camping, boating, golf, gifts, footwear and apparel. Explore the 300,000-square-foot showroom loaded with unique features, including an art gallery, barber shop, firing range, Tracker boat showroom, waterfalls, aquariums, Hemingway’s Restaurant, Starbucks and much more. Your adventure starts here.

Join Our Team.

You're invited to become a part of a team who is enthusiastic about the future of youth, high school, college and professional sports in the Springfield area. By becoming a member, you'll help the commission provide more opportunities for Springfield!