The Edmonton Native Ball Association Sports or ENBASports is a non-profit organization incorporated in July 2006 by the late Allan Ross and founded in 1999. Providing primarily basketball programming to Aboriginal youth until 2010. This is when ENBASports embarked on expanding its successfull program to other sports. The Alberta Indigenous Games were founded in 2010 by ENBASports to provide recreational and sports opportunity to Indigenous youth facing lack of opportunity and support. The 2017 Games will be the 4th overall Games following the three previous games in 2011, 2013, and 2015. ENBASports will continue to empower Aboriginal Youth to achieve their dreams through a proven and highly recommended Circle of Courage philosophy.