Mission: The jim thorpe association is a 501(c)(3) non-profit charitable organziation that encourages excellence in sports, academics, health and fitness; preserves our sports heritage and builds pride and positve lifestyles in the spirit of native american legend jim thorpe.
Programs: Operation of the jim thorpe museum, oklahoma sports hall of fame, in oklahoma city. The museum preserves the history of jim thorpe both as an individual and as an athlete. It also focuses on the activities of the jim thorpe association. The central gallery of the museum is the hall of champions.
thorpe award banquet - annual award presentation and banquet recognizing america's best collegiate defensive back, the oklahoma high school all-state football team and others. Fosters sports competition, promotes positive role models, and encourages excellence and good character.
oklahoma sports hall of fame banquet - annual induction ceremonies recognizing oklahoma's greatest sports figures. Promotes positive role models, fostering sports competition and encouraging excellence and character.