Funds help keep Sports Foundation running

Parent, Tawn
August 1994
New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);8/8/94, Vol. 15 Issue 5, p6
Reports on public funding for the Greater New Orleans Sports Foundation. Comments from Michael J. Millay, executive director of the foundation; Plans for the use of the new funding; Plans for an annual statewide amateur games.


Related Articles

  • Catching the fever. Kutz, Steven; Wirth, Gregg // Investment Dealers' Digest;01/05/98, Vol. 64 Issue 1, p12 

    Focuses on the growing trend towards Wall Street financing for sports in the United States. Success of the private stock offering of the National Football League's (NFL) Green Bay Packers; Offer of capital markets solutions for stadium construction and renovation problems; Factors driving the...

  • Greed makes the sports world go 'round. Barrett, Wayne M. // USA Today Magazine;May97, Vol. 125 Issue 2624, p67 

    Opinion. Discusses greed in the world of sports in the United States. How the sensibilities of sports fans and writers seem to evaporate as everyone tires to hitch a ride on the money train; The example of the sports-arena construction craze sweeping the nation; Why many of the...

  • Cuba's sports machine is showing signs of wear. LaFranchi, Howard // Christian Science Monitor;4/24/96, Vol. 88 Issue 104, p13 

    Presents information on the state of sports in Cuba as a result of the lack of cash. Cuba known for top international sports figures; Impact of the collapse of the Soviet Union on Cuba's athletic system; Information on Cuban gymnast Annia Portuondo; More.

  • County approves park money for sports program. Nelson, Beth // Hays Free Press (Buda, TX);1/23/2008, Vol. 104 Issue 42, p2A 

    The article reports that Hays County Commissioners have voted to give $1.618 million to help the Christian Federation of Police Officers-Police Athletic League (CFPO-PAL) for sports fields and surrounding infrastructure.

  • Minnesota. Baar, Aaron // Bond Buyer;08/27/97, Vol. 321 Issue 30218, p31 

    Reports on proposals in Minnesota to have any stadium-financing proposal go before the voters before the public commits to finance any sports project.

  • Nowadays you need new stadiums just so you can pay your players. Sanders, Lisa // Bond Buyer;09/24/97, Vol. 321 Issue 30237, p30 

    Contrasts sports with other types of businesses from an economic perspective. Need to generate revenues to cover out-of-control costs like player salaries; Criteria used by Major League Soccer when looking for a market to enter; Findings during the Stadium and Arena Finance Conference.

  • Dubai Prize Funds Cut. Herrington, Ryan // Golf World;8/10/2009, Vol. 63 Issue 6, p8 

    The article reports on the reduction for the Dubai World Championship fund from 10 million U.S. dollars to 7.5 million U.S. dollars in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

  • N.Y.C. Olympic Plan Pushes TIF Districts, Plenty of Bonds. Mckaig, Ryan // Bond Buyer;11/11/2002, Vol. 342 Issue 31510, p1 

    Reports on the bond issuance required to host the New York City's Summer Olympics for the year 2012. Use of tax increment financing for infrastructure improvements; Comparison of the investment made in the U.S. held Olympic Games in Salt Lake City and Atlanta; Creation of a special authority to...

  • Gender-balanced adolescent athletics.  // American Fitness;Sep92, Vol. 10 Issue 5, p11 

    Notes that funding cutbacks for school programs are common--and according to Women's Sports Foundation (WSF), more common to girls than boys when it comes to sports programs. Opening `boy's club' sports to girls; Donations by WSF and Tambrands totalling $100,000; Grants for Girls recipients;...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics