Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA) is a sport-based Christian organization that exists to provide opportunities for athletes to grow in their faith and spread the gospel. Founded in 1954, FCA is active in countries around the world and is headquartered in Kansas City, Missouri. It is open to athletes of any sport, age, gender, or faith. The mission of the FCA is to present to athletes and coaches and all whom they influence the challenge and adventure of receiving Jesus Christ as Savior and Lord, serving Him in their relationships and in the fellowship of the church. The organization provides resources, training, and events to help athletes and coaches build their faith and grow in their walk with God. The FCA also serves as a network of support and encouragement for athletes to share their faith and encourage others in their faith journey.